Scholarship List and Requirements

Jasper Drake Scholarship

The Erie Community Foundation began administering the Jasper Drake in 1994. According to Mr. Drake's Last Will and Testament, "It is the purpose of this Trust Fund to enable students, graduates of the Union City Area High School, of good habit with normal intelligence to obtain a higher education, technical skills, vocation, college, or other advanced learning, as they would otherwise not be able to do so or could do so only at a sacrifice of health in the struggle to obtain such further education and earn a living at the same time, in order that they may become better citizens of this country in general, and their community in particular, and to better able them to meet their responsibilities and ultimately to provide for themselves and their families a better livelihood."

Amount: Determined Annually

Deadline: April 30

Eligibility:
  • Must be a graduating senior from Union City High School
How to Apply:

Contact the Union City High School Guidance Office or click below to download the application.

Edward Margie Memorial Scholarship

Amount: $503.97

Deadline: April 17

Eligibility:
  • Must be a graduating high school senior from Union City Area High School
  • Enrolled in an accredited four-year higher education institution
  • Applicants must have participated in one of the following sports for at least two seasons: varsity football; varsity wrestling; varsity track & field
  • Applicants must have a minimum 3.5 GPA and have passed the PA State Driver's License Exam
How to Apply:

Contact the Union City High School Guidance Office

Jenine Mineo Memorial Scholarship

Amount: Determined Annually

Deadline: April 15

Eligibility:
  • Must have graduated from Union City Area High School and be enrolled in an accredited four year institution
  • First preference will be given to students enrolled in an accredited choral or music academic program
  • Scholarships will be awarded to students based on musical achievement, excellent attendance record and demonstrated commitment to community service

LaRue Ottaway Scholarship

Amount: Determined Annually

Deadline: April 30

Eligibility:
  • Awarded to graduating seniors and graduates of Union City High School
  • Must be pursuing a degree in the medical field
How to Apply:

Contact the Union City High School Guidance Office or click below to download the application.