Scranton Area Community Foundation Invites Area Students to Apply for Scholarships

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The Scranton Area Community Foundation invites area students to apply online for eligible scholarship opportunities through their online scholarship portal.

Through the Scranton Area Community Foundation, over $400,000 in scholarship funding is available to eligible students seeking to continue their education.

Scholarship applications will be accepted until Thursday, April 1, 2021.

Additionally, the Scranton Area Community Foundation is also now accepting applications for the prestigious James F. Swift Scholarship, which provides local high school seniors graduating from a Lackawanna County high school $4,000 per year for each recipient for up to four years to assist with continuing education expenses. Twenty area students are annually selected for this prestigious scholarship through the James F. Swift Scholarship Fund administered by the Scranton Area Community Foundation. Applications for the James F. Swift Scholarship are due by March 15, 2021, at 4:00 PM.

Detailed information about all of the Scranton Area Community Foundation’s scholarships including the James F. Swift Scholarship can be found on the Scranton Area Community Foundation website,