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Hometown Advantage Award


The Hometown Advantage Award is for first-year students who reside in Luzerne or Lackawanna counties. This scholarship applies to U.S. citizens and permanent residents only. Residential students may receive $2,000, and commuter students may receive $500. Students may contact the Financial Aid Office for more information and inquiries about the application.

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  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Pennsylvania
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in Pennsylvania