University of Pittsburgh at Titusville Admission Scholarship

If you are a new, admitted first-year student who plans to enroll full-time you may be eligible to receive a Pitt-Titusville Grant.

UPT Nursing Grant                            $5,000
Out-of-State UPT Nursing Grant     $7,000

University of Pittsburgh at Titusville Grants are renewable for one year only. Returning students must be continually enrolled full-time (not including summer) and maintain a 2.0 or higher cumulative GPA at the end of spring term for their grants to be renewed.

A University of Pittsburgh at Titusville grant is considered to be financial aid.  All students who file a complete admissions application by the suggested deadline, including all supporting documents, are automatically considered for a UPT Nursing Grant award by the Office of Admissions. The University reserves the right to change these award levels at its discretion

Donor Scholarships

Ruth R. Gilson Scholarship Fund

  • $2,000 scholarships awarded to Titusville High School graduates.
  • Must have minimum 2.85 GPA at the end of spring semester to renew for 2nd year.
  • Must be full time and continuously enrolled during the academic year.
  • Maximum of two academic years (August-April) – Summers not included.

Betty Root Scholarship for Nursing Majors

  • $1,500 scholarships available.
  • First preference to graduates of high school from the Plum Township area, then to graduates of Maplewood High School generally, then to graduates of Titusville Area High School generally, and thereafter to students from northwestern Pennsylvania.
  • Must have minimum 2.85 GPA at the end of spring semester to renew for 2nd year.
  • Must be full time and continuously enrolled during the academic year.
  • Maximum of two academic years (August-April) – Summers not included.
  • Must be accepted into Pitt-Titusville Nursing Program.

The Campbell and Panizza Family Scholarship

  • $2,000 scholarships available.
  • First preference will be given to students from Fort Cherry High School, secondarily from Monessen High School, then opened to students from Monessen, PA or McDonald, PA then Fayette, Washington and Westmoreland Counties.
  • Must have minimum 2.85 GPA at the end of spring semester to renew for 2nd year.
  • Must be full time and continuously enrolled during the academic year.
  • Maximum of two academic years (August-April) – Summers not included.

Ben McEnteer Scholarship

  • $1,000 scholarships available.
  • Must have minimum 2.85 GPA at the end of spring semester to renew for 2nd year.
  • Must be full time and continuously enrolled during the academic year.
  • Maximum of two academic years (August-April) – Summers not included.

The Marshall Fisher Memorial Scholarship

  • $500 scholarships awarded to Titusville High School graduates.
  • Must have minimum 2.85 GPA at the end of spring semester to renew for 2nd year.
  • Must be full time and continuously enrolled during the academic year.
  • Maximum of two academic years (August-April) – Summers not included.

The DeFrees Family Foundation Scholarship

  • $500 scholarships awarded to students residing in Warren County.
  • Must have minimum 2.85 GPA at the end of spring semester to renew for 2nd year.
  • Must be full time and continuously enrolled during the academic year.
  • Maximum of two academic years (August-April) – Summers not included.

John Hugh Erickson II Memorial Scholarship

  • $1,000 scholarships available.
  • Awarded to students based on financial need and academic background.
  • Must have minimum 2.85 GPA at the end of spring semester to renew for 2nd year.
  • Must be full time and continuously enrolled during the academic year.
  • Maximum of two academic years (August-April) – Summers not included.

Walter Scott Kriner Family Scholarship

  • $1,000 scholarships available.
  • Awarded to students based on financial need and academic background.
  • Must have minimum 2.85 GPA at the end of spring semester to renew for 2nd year.
  • Must be full time and continuously enrolled during the academic year.
  • Maximum of two academic years (August-April) – Summers not included.

Ki R. Shim, PhD. and Chungja C. Shim M.D. scholarship fund

  • $1,000 scholarships available.
  • Awarded to students based on financial need and academic background.
  • Must have minimum 2.85 GPA at the end of spring semester to renew for 2nd year.
  • Must be full time and continuously enrolled during the academic year.
  • Maximum of two academic years (August-April) – Summers not included

Emil M. and Kathleen M. Spadafore Endowed Fund for Student Resources

  • $1,000 scholarships available.
  • Awarded to students based on financial need and academic background.
  • Must have minimum 2.85 GPA at the end of spring semester to renew for 2nd year.
  • Must be full time and continuously enrolled during the academic year.
  • Maximum of two academic years (August-April) – Summers not included

Both merit and donor scholarships can be used only at Pitt-Titusville and do not transfer to other Pitt campuses. For all students, under no circumstances will University monies be refunded if a person is awarded more than invoiced charges. A FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) with an official EFC (Expected Family Contribution) is required for donor scholarship consideration.