Scholarship categories are listed below. The color-coded icons below make it easy to scan the page to find scholarships of a particular interest.

Inez Bull Piano Scholarship

Dr. Inez Stewart Bull was a woman of many interests and talents. Chief among her passions were music, music education and Norwegian-American relations, revolving primarily around her distant cousin, the world-famous violinist Ole Bull.

Amount: Approximately $2,000, determined annually

Eligibility: Potter, Tioga, Elk, McKean, Cameron, Clinton Counties. High School & Non-Traditional.

Category: Piano, Music

  • Graduate from Potter, Tioga, Elk, McKean, Cameron, Clinton Counties
  • Must be pursuing a degree in music field from any accredited college with a music department.
  • Preference given to piano majors, but other music majors will be eligible.
  • Preference to student who played in the Ole Bull Music Festival and/or the summer awards concert in New York City
  • Financial need is important criteria

Ole Bull Violin Scholarship

Dr. Inez Stewart Bull was a woman of many interests and talents. Chief among her passions were music, music education and Norwegian-American relations, revolving primarily around her distant cousin, the world-famous violinist Ole Bull.

Amount: Approximately $2,000, determined annually

Eligibility: Potter, Tioga, Elk, McKean, Cameron, Clinton Counties. Graduating seniors and non-traditional students.

Category: Violin, Music

  • Graduate from Potter, Tioga, Elk, McKean, Cameron, Clinton Counties
  • Must be pursuing a degree in music field from any accredited college with a music department.
  • Preference given to violin majors, but other music majors will be eligible.
  • Financial need is important criteria

The Mason Scholarship – Eulalia Lodge #343 F & AM

The Eulalia Lodge #343 F & AM has provided this scholarship for years The scholarship is designed to help, encourage and support the sons, daughters and grandchildren of Mason members who are attending post-secondary education programs. The Lodge funds this scholarship with their annual Lobster dinner and other fundraisers.

Amount:  $500, determined annually

Eligibility:  Coudersport High School

Category: General

Gene Toots Staiger Scholarship

Gene “Toots” Staiger was a 1965 graduate of Coudersport Area High School.  Mr. Staiger was very active in high school and in his community. His career and volunteer involvement saw him as a teacher, member and President of Borough Council, involved in the Jaycees, Fire Department, ambulance services and executive director of the McKean County Assistance Office. He established this perpetual scholarship to give back to the community and current students by providing support that will educate Coudersport’s future leaders. A candidate for this scholarship must be a graduate from Coudersport High School and accepted into a post-secondary program in the state of PA.  Selection is not based on grade point average, but on someone who works hard; has proven to be successful and is active in their community.

Amount: Minimum of $500, determined annually

Eligibility:  Coudersport High School

Category: General

  • Graduating senior from Coudersport High School
  • Accepted into a post-secondary program in the state of PA
  • Selection based on qualities of someone who works hard; has proven to be successful; and is active in their community