The McCandless Democratic Committee will award a $1,000 scholarship to a North Allegheny senior planning to attend college in the fall on June 6th. The scholarship is to recognize a student that has excelled academically and in their community, and exemplifies the values that we as Democrats hold dear.

The applicant must meet the following requirements:

Applicants must complete all portions of the application and include a copy of their SAT scores, transcript and the essay by April 16, 2018. Finalists will present their essay to the scholarship committee.

Please click here to download a copy of the application and instructions.

If you have any questions, please contact the scholarship chairperson at

Thank you for your interest in our scholarship. We wish all of North Allegheny's seniors success in their future endeavors.

Please check here for donors we would like to thank in addition to those that contributed anonymously at the pasta dinner:

Vince & Peggy Amatangelo
Gina Anetakis
Raymond C.
Irene Caliendo
Marcia Caliendo
Diane Cebulski
Carolyn Gibbs
Jack Goodrich
Rev. Donald B. Green
Paul Heckman
The Laborer's Union
Rita Martin
Valerie Mullen
Cynthia Navadeh
Ramona Nelson
Shirley Novak
The Pasternak Family
Nora Peace

The Scholarship Committee

Peggy Amatangelo, Chairperson
Joyceann Ditka
Jennifer Rapach
Melody Hannegan