Carlisle, PA Area Scholarships

Carlisle is a borough in and the county seat of Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, United States. Carlisle is located within the Cumberland Valley, a highly productive agricultural region. As of the 2010 census, the borough population was 18,682; the estimated population as of 2014 was 18,916. Including suburbs in the neighboring townships, 37,695 live in the Carlisle urban cluster.

Carlisle is the slightly smaller principal city of the Harrisburg−Carlisle Metropolitan Statistical Area, which includes all of Cumberland, Dauphin, and Perry counties in South Central Pennsylvania. In 2010, Forbes rated Carlisle and Harrisburg the second-best place to raise a family.

The U.S. Army War College, located at the Carlisle Barracks, prepares high-level military personnel and civilians for strategic leadership responsibilities. Carlisle Barracks ranks among the oldest U.S. Army installations and the most senior military educational institution in the United States Army. Carlisle Barracks is home of the United States Army Heritage and Education Center, an archives and museum complex open to the public.

Carlisle also hosts Dickinson College and Penn State Dickinson School of Law. Ahold's U.S. headquarters are in Carlisle.

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Carlisle, PA Area Scholarships

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Laura J. Peffer Stuart Memorial

Shippensburg University, Freshman Scholarships

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Laura J. Peffer Stuart Memorial

Shippensburg University, Freshman Scholarships

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Schools in and around Carlisle, PA

Dickinson College
Four or more years; Private not for profit; $52,480 average out-state tuition; $52,480 average in-state tuition
Pennsylvania State University-Dickinson Law
Four or more years; Public
McCann School of Business & Technology
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Private for profit; $9,288 average out-state tuition; $9,288 average in-state tuition