The Marie K. Bogle Scholarship

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Calling all high school SENIORS in West Philly!!

The Marie K. Bogle Scholarship

Sponsored by Penn Volunteers in Public Service & the Business Services Division

Apply for Community Service Non-Tuition Scholarship Awards up to $1,200.00

Participation Criteria:

  • Must be a graduating senior at one of the following high schools:
    • John Bartram
    • Overbrook
    • Parkway West
    • Paul Robeson
    • School of the Future
    • West Philadelphia
    • William L. Sayre
  • Must be accepted to an accredited college or university for the upcoming fall semester
  • Must have a strong history of community service
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Must have at least 2.0 GPA

 

For more information:

Contact your school Principal or Guidance Counselor or

Isabel Mapp: 215-898-2020  | sammapp@upenn.edu

 

Applications must be completed and received by WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17, 2019

Need help completing your application? Join us with your rough draft on Saturday April 6, 11am-1pm for assistance.  Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP: sammapp@upenn.edu

 

Penn Volunteers in Public Service (Penn VIPS) & Business Services Scholarship Committee

Attention: Isabel Mapp 3819-33 Chestnut Street, Suite 120  Philadelphia, PA 19104

215-898-2020  | sammapp@upenn.edu

 

Dear Student Applicant:

Thank you for your interest in the Marie K. Bogle Scholarship for community service sponsored by Penn Volunteers in Public Service (Penn VIPS) and the Business Services Division (BSD). We honor and celebrate students who have a strong commitment to community service.   

In order to be eligible for this scholarship, you must be a graduating senior at one of the following high schools: Bartram, Overbrook, Paul Robeson, Parkway West, Sayre, West Philadelphia or the School of the Future and be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident. You must also have a strong history of community service, a GPA of at least 2.0, and be accepted to an accredited college or university for the upcoming fall semester.

In order to be considered for a non-tuition scholarship of up to $1,200, please submit the following:

  • Student Information Form
  • Community Service Activities Grid
  • Community Service Activities Questionnaire
  • Student Recommendation Form
  • Transcript
  • Resume (if available)

Once you have completed the application packet, it must be received no later than April 17, 2019. Applications can be mailed, emailed, or dropped off:

  • Isabel Mapp, 3819-33 Chestnut Street, Suite 120, Philadelphia, PA 19104

(entrance on 39th St. between Ludlow and Chestnut)

  • sammapp@upenn.edu, or faxed to: 215-573-2799 no later than April 17th

If you are chosen as a winner of a Marie K. Bogle Scholarship, we will ask you to provide additional information about your acceptance at an accredited college or university. Also, it is mandatory that you attend the Scholarship Awards Dinner. We encourage you to invite your family, teachers and friends. The Scholarship Awards Dinner will be held at the Sheraton Philadelphia University City Hotel located at 36th and Chestnut Streets on Tuesday, May 21st  at 4 pm.  

Our scholarship committee wishes you the best in your academic and volunteer endeavors and as you compete for the Marie K. Bogle Scholarship sponsored by Penn Volunteers in Public Service (Penn VIPS) and the Business Services Division (BSD)!

 

Sincerely,

Isabel Mapp

 

Here is the link to the application.

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