The North East Community Foundation

Charles Barton Scholarship Fund

Amount: Determined Annually
Deadline: April 15
  • Must be a graduating senior from North East High School in NE, PA
  • Must be pursuing a degree in the healthcare field. First preference will be given to students pursuing a nursing degree from Mercyhurst University North East campus.
  • Applicants must have at least a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale.
How to Apply:

Contact the North East High School Guidance Office or download the application below.

Robert Whitney Erie County Farm Bureau Agricultural Scholarship

Amount: Determined annually
Deadline: April 15
  • This scholarship is intended to benefit the children & grandchildren of Erie County Farm Bureau regular or associate members in good standing. Said members must have consistently paid the Farm Bureau’s dues for a minimum of two consecutive years.
  • Must be pursuing post-secondary education, which includes vocational school. While all candidates are eligible, preference will be given to those students whose primary major or field is agriculturally related.
How to Apply:

Download the application below.

Richard Gorzynski Memorial Scholarship

Amount: $250
  • Awarded to senior athletes from North East High School, North East, PA
How to Apply:

There is no application.

James R. Meehl Memorial Scholarship

Amount: Determined annually; Renewable 4 years
Deadline: April 17
  • This scholarship is established in memory of Jim, Meehl, a 1944 graduate of North East High School. Mr. Meehl went on to study engineering at Cornell University. He was the president and owner of Eureka Electrical Products, Inc, and was an active and engaged volunteer in the North East Community.
  • Must be a graduating North East High School senior pursuing a post-secondary degree at a 4 year college or university.
  • Must be a member of the NEHS National Honor Society
  • Must be a member of a varsity sport
How to Apply:

Contact the North East Guidance office for an application.