• Applicants must be high school seniors, current college students, graduate students, or professional students. 

  • Applicants must have resided within the boundary limits of Lackawanna County for at least one year prior to graduating high school and/or completing an application for the Kirtland Foundation Scholarship. 

  • Applicants must be business students. Accepted fields of study include business, accounting, finance, marketing, human resources, public administration, tax, economics, management, labor relations, or some other related major leading to a career in the business field.

  • High school senior applicants must maintain grades that fall within the top 20% of their class and be participating in an academic curriculum which would qualify them for acceptance into a business related field.

  • College applicants must maintain grades which qualify them for the Dean's List at their college.

  • Family income or qualifying students cannot exceed amounts set forth as follows: Current adjusted gross income limitations are $77,535 for one dependent, $82,183 for two dependents, and $86,750 for three or more dependents.