PHILADELPHIA–Councilman Brian O’Neill announced that the City of Philadelphia will sponsor 50 college scholarships for graduating high school seniors. Scholarship awards are $1,000.00 for each academic year for four consecutive years of full-time enrollment in participating accredited four year bachelor degree programs. The deadline for applications is February 19, 2015.
If you would like an application or have any questions about the program, please call or visit one of Councilman O’Neill’s four offices, including his new full time neighborhood office in Fox Chase at 432 Rhawn Street, behind American Heritage Credit Union (215-685-6431). This is in addition to his neighborhood offices at FOP Lodge #5 Headquarters (215-437-9167) and at Bustleton & Bowler above the 7th Police District (215-685-0432) as well as City Hall office (215-686-3422).