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BUSHY RUN LIONS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM 
 
 -- CARL R. BRUNO SCHOLARSHIP -- Download Application
 -- EMERY C. TOTH JR. MUSIC SCHOLARSHIP -- Download Application

These awards were established to assist worthy students planning to further their education. Eligibility is restricted to seniors from Penn-Trafford High School and Greensburg Central Catholic High School who reside in the Bushy Run Lions Club’s geographical area of Penn Township (east of Baker School Road). Candidates must have been accepted to admission to a college, university, or other school requiring a minimum of two (2) years of study for graduation. (However, the Bushy Run Lions Club reserves the right to waive any or all of the conditions of eligibility.) 
 
Awards shall be based on the criteria as outlined on the reverse side of this paper. Please review them carefully. Candidates are required to submit a written statement with the application outlining their educational plans and why they believe they are deserving of this award. The statement shall not be more than two hundred (200) words and must be attached to the application. It is an important part of the application.  
 
Three scholarship awards of $1,000.00 will be made.  Awards will be paid directly to the schools chosen by the scholarship winners. 
 
Winners, along with their parents, will be invited to be the guests of the Bushy Run Lions Club at its regular meeting during the first week of May. Complete details will be provided to the winners. 
 
You may send your application to:   
 
 Mr. Joe DiDomenico  7 Evelyn Court  Irwin, PA 15642 
 
Or bring it to the Penn-Trafford High School Guidance Office no later than 7:30 AM on Friday, March 23, 2018. 
 
 
 
 
 
SELECTION CRITERIA GUIDE 
 
 
Father / Relative is a member of the Bushy Run Lions Club 10 points 
 
 
Class Rank:

Top 5%      10 points

Top 7%       9 points

Top 10%     8 points

Top 15%     7 points

Top 20%     6 points

Top 25%     5 points

Top 30%     4 points 
 
 
SAT Scores:

Over 1400     10 points

1300 – 1399     9 points

1200 – 1299     8 points

1100 – 1199     7 points

1000 – 1099     6 points

900 – 999         5 points

800 – 899         4 points

 
 
Extracurricular Activities: (maximum of 10 points)  0 to 10 points 
 
 
Community Activities:  (maximum of 10 points)  0 to 10 points A BONUS OF UP TO 5 POINTS WILL BE AWARDED TO STUDENTS WHO HAVE PARTICIPATED IN BUSHY RUN LION ACTIVITIES. 
 
 
Written Statement:  (IMPORTANT – Do your best!) 0 to 15 points 
 
 
Financial Need:      0 to 25 points 
 
 
 
 
*The written statement is an important part of the application* Give it your best effort!    
BUSHY RUN LIONS – CARL R. BRUNO SCHOLARSHIP --Application-- 
 
Name ________________________________________________________________   Age _______   Gender ______ Address ____________________________________________________ City ____________________ Zip _______ Names of Parents/Guardians ________________________________________________________________________ Father’s/Guardian’s occupation  _______________________________ Employed by _________________________ Mother’s/Guardian’s occupation _______________________________  Employed by _________________________ Number of brothers/sisters of school age or under:___________ Do you currently have brothers/sisters attending college? Yes _______ No _______ How many? _____________ Attending what schools? ____________________________________________________________________________ Are they receiving scholarship / gift financial aid?  Yes _______ No _______    Amount______________ 
 
PERSONAL INFORMATION: Number of students in your class: ________ Your numerical rank: __________ Percentile rank: __________ GPA: _______   SAT Scores:  C.R._________ M__________ HS Course of Study:  __________________________ Name of institution you plan to attend: ___________________________________ Probable major: _________________ Next year’s estimated cost (One year, room, board, tuition, books, etc.): $ __________________ Are you receiving other financial aid?   Yes _____ No _____ How much in grant/free aid? ____________ Is your father or relative a member of the Bushy Run Lions? Yes _______ No _______ List high school activities, offices held, and awards received: ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
 
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List church activities, offices held, awards: ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ List community activities, offices held, awards: ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ Additional information (such as special health conditions, financial need, extenuating circumstances, your personal educational goals, etc): ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________________________________ 
 
 
 
 
*Be sure to attach your written statement to this application ----Application Deadline:  7:30 AM on Friday, March 23, 2018----

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