Code Blue

Due to extremely cold conditions, the City is implementing special measures to keep homeless people safe.
If you see a person who needs shelter, call (215) 232-1984.
In effect:
6:00 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 13 to noon on Monday, Jan. 16

Philadelphia City Scholarship Program application

The Philadelphia City Scholarship Program awards approximately 50 college scholarships to high school seniors each year. Scholarship awards are $1,000 for each academic year for four consecutive years of full-time enrollment in accredited, four-year bachelor degree programs. The City of Philadelphia funds this scholarship program and has assisted more than 2,600 students in earning a college degree.

This document includes eligibility information, instructions, and an application form.

The deadline for the 2017-2018 scholarship is Feb. 24, 2017.

Name Description Released Format
2017-2018 Philadelphia City Scholarship application packet pdf Application form & instructions for the Philadelphia City Scholarship Program, due Feb. 24, 2017. October 27, 2016