Last Dollar Scholarships


The Cheyney Foundation is proud to announce we are now offering scholarships for graduating seniors in need of financial assistance for their final semester.

  • Students must be enrolled at Cheyney University of Pennsylvania
  • Student must be a graduating senior
  • Student must have a documented unmet need that is within $50 - $2,000
  • Students must have a minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.5
  • Unofficial transcripts from all undergraduate institutions
  • Resume
  • Application essay
Your essay should aim to answer all of the following questions:
  • Share a story on how you came to choose Cheyney University
  • What are your career and professional goals and how does Cheyney University play a part in reaching them?
  • How will this scholarship impact your future goals?


DEADLINE EXTENSION: Applications are NOW due April 25, 2018 at 11:59 PM. 

**Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis

If you have any questions, please reach out to Brandy Jones at