Linda LeFever Scholarship Fund

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Linda Lefever

Linda LeFever Scholarship Fund

Typical Award: One Scholarship of $1,500

Post-Secondary Program: Heinz College of Carnegie Mellon University


  • Applicant must be a current resident of Washington County or Allegheny County, PA, who is a student a the Heinz College of Carnegie Mellon University.


To be considered for this award, the applicant must submit an online application that includes:

    • A response of no more than 500 words to the following essay topic: How will my plans for post-secondary education help me to achieve success in my future career?
    • A PDF of the applicant’s FAFSA Student Aid Report; as well as
    • A PDF of the applicant's most recent college transcript.

Questions regarding post-secondary scholarships or the application process should be directed to

Scholarship awards are determined solely by the Foundation and scholarship awards may be rescinded at any time if upon further review, the applicant is deemed to be ineligible, or for any other reason as determined by the Foundation.