Junior League of Pittsburgh, Inc.


The Junior League of Pittsburgh awards a college scholarship annually to a high school senior who has served as an active volunteer during her high school career.  Applicants must show a dedication to helping others by completing at least 100 hours of community service during high school.

Congratulations to Claire Dougherty, winner of the 2016 Junior League of Pittsburgh Scholarship!  Check back in early 2017 for the 2017 Scholarship Application. 

The Junior League of Pittsburgh Scholarship Past Recipients 

High School
High School
1990 Samantha Garlick Perry Traditional Academy 1991 Melissa Haas Taylor-Alderdice High School
1992 Michelle Phelan North Allegheny High School 1993 Megan Rogan Penn Hills High School
1994 Kara Maris Csargich Quaker Valley High School 1995 Jessica Gainer
1997 Elizabeth Moretti Springdale High School; Duquesne University
1998 Ellen Gray 1999 Patricia Thomas Schenley High School; Duquesne University
2000 Rebecca Schenck Denison University 2001 Jessica Buck Allegheny College
2001 Jessica Buck Allegheny College 2002 Emily Carr West Allegheny High School; Eastern Pennsylvania University
2003 Amy Reisner 2004 Jessica Tattershall
2005 Erin Moran Baldwin High School; John Carroll University 2006 Melinda Gorentz Highlands High School; University of Pittsburgh
2007 Melissa McKinney Grove City College 2008 Lauren Zammerilla University of Pittsburgh
2009 Anna Jon Sabo University of Pennsylvania 2010 Victoria Mikulan Shaler Area High School; Robert Morris University
2011 Darya Fischbach Pittsburgh Allderdice High School;Washington University in St. Louis 2012 Jacqueline Clarke Barack Obama Academy of International Studies;  Howard University 
2013 Samantha Wilczynski  Deer Lakes High School; University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg 2014 Tori Hill Propel Andrew Street High School; Slippery Rock University
2015 Lauren Linkowski Mount Lebanon High School; University of Georgia 2016 Claire Dougherty Mount Lebanon High School; Dartmouth College

Rae Watson Scholarship

Awarded for three years in memory of our beloved Wear After Shop employee

1994 Asia Loar Morgan State University
1995 Nicole Patrick Robert Morris College
1997 Megan Ruane Penn Hills High School;
community college