Pennsylvania Association of Housing & Redevelopment Agencies (PAHRA) is offering scholarships. A total of $12,000 in scholarship monies will be awarded to encourage higher education, develop self-sufficiency, and increase self-esteem for:

  • residents of a federally-subsidized public housing (PH) community or RAD conversion under ownership / management of a public housing authority (LIHTC or other affordable housing is not eligible)
  • participants in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program
  • persons residing in an area directly served by a PAHRA member city or county redevelopment authority

The information is attached with directions on how to apply. Please note that page 4 of this application is intentionally missing.

Any questions on completing the application should be directed to PAHRA.  You may turn in your completed application packet to your manager or at the main office located at 481 Neshannock Avenue, New Castle, PA 16101 by March 1, 2024.

Applications must be completed in their entirety.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.

All information is due to the Housing Authority no later than March 1, 2024, so that we have time to review and submit to PAHRA by the deadline.

You can access the scholarship packet here.