Kasper - Whelan Education Trust $1500 Scholarship

    Riverview Bank serves as Trustee of a new educational scholarship.  The Kasper-Whelan Education Trust was established by the Last Will and Testament of Anthony John Orlick.  This Fund was established to provide scholarships up to $1,500.00 per person for any student pursuing education after high school.  The number of scholarships will vary each year. 

    Requirements to receive this scholarship are:

    (a)          the student must be a legal resident of Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania at the time of the drawing

    (b)          be accepted at any institution recognized by the Pennsylvania Department of Education or recognized national accrediting agency

    (c)           be enrolled or accepted by the institution mentioned in (b) above at the time of application

    Only one application per person may be submitted each year.   Applications are also available at Riverview Bank Trust Department located at 2638 Woodglen Road, Pottsville, PA 17901. 

     Kasper-Whelan Educational Trust application

    The above form can be emailed to Michele Reber at mreber@riverviewbankpa.com or Christine Zanis at czanis@riverviewbankpa.com   

    Any questions can be directed to Riverview Bank Trust Department at 570-366-5300.


    Entries (whether via email, U.S. Mail or hand delivered) MUST BE IN THE POSSESSION of Riverview Bank Trust Department at 2638 Woodglen Road, Pottsville, PA 17901, by the close of business on July 1, 2020.

    The drawing to grant the scholarships will occur on or around July 16, 2020. 




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