Alumni Scholarships Available to High School Seniors - Luzerne County Head Start
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Alumni Scholarships Available to High School Seniors

October 8, 2021

Luzerne County Head Start, Inc. is conducting its 36th annual merit-based, competitive scholarship program for former Head Start students graduating from high school in June of 2022 and continuing their education. To date, the LCHS Alumni Scholarship Program has awarded 306 scholarships totaling $293,250.

In order to qualify, applicants must be graduating high school seniors who plan to pursue a post-secondary education and they must be able to show proof of enrollment in any Head Start program. The scholarships are provided through private sponsors including local businesses, charitable foundations and other community organizations.

To download the application, click HERE. All applications should be filled out and e-mailed to or mailed to Luzerne County Head Start, Inc., 23 Beekman St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702, Attn: Lindsey Fredericks, community advocate. For more information, contact Lindsey Fredericks, community advocate, Luzerne County Head Start, Inc., 570-829-6231 or email

PLEASE NOTE: All applications in their entirety must be submitted by 4pm on Friday, January 28, 2022 in order to be considered.