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Scholarships

The Welsh Society of Philadelphia awards annual scholarships based on the following criteria:

  • Academic merit

  • Documented Welsh descent

  • Studying at the undergraduate or post graduate level

  • Living or attending school within the Greater Delaware Valley or Eastern Pennsylvania

Participation and activity within the Welsh-American community may be a deciding factor when choosing between otherwise equally qualified candidates

Contact Information

EMAIL ADDRESS

Email scholarship questions or documents related to an application to  
 

scholarship@philadelphiawelsh.org

MAILING ADDRESS

The Welsh Society of Philadelphia,

Scholarship Committee,

P.O. Box 7287,

Saint Davids,

PA 19087-7287

Apply for Scholarship

Deadline: 30 June 2024

1

Academic Records

Provide an official transcript of your academic records using one of these options:

  • Upload a file containing your academic records when applying using the online application form

  • Email a file containing your academic records

  • Mail a notarized copy of your academic records

2

SAT or ACT Scores

This is only required for applicants who have not yet completed a full year of college.

Provide a copy of your SAT or ACT scores using one of these options:

  • Upload a file containing your academic records when applying using the online application form

  • Email a file containing your academic records

  • Mail your records

3

Letters of Recommendation

Provide two letters of recommendation on your behalf from your professors or teachers using one of these options:

  • Professors or teachers can email the recommendation from their official school email address

  • Professors or teachers can mail the recommendation in sealed envelopes

4

Statement of Welsh Ancestry

Include any details of participation in a Welsh activity or organization
Use one of these options:

  • Submit your statement when applying using the online application form

  • Email your statement

  • Mail your statement

5

Statement of Purpose an Professional Aims

Use one of these options:

  • Submit your statement when applying using the online application form

  • Email your statement

  • Mail your statement

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