The Pine-Richland Opportunities Fund (PROF) is a non-profit educational foundation committed to enriching and investing in the experiences of the Pine-Richland student community through staff grants, student scholarships and community partnerships. 

PROF's Next Grant Application Deadline for 2016-2017 is Mar. 3, 2017

PROF's second semester and final grand deadline of the 2016-2017 school year is March 3, 2017. This year, PROF transitioned to a "semester" grant application window to align the grant submission and approval process with the PRSD academic calendar.

Apply for a PROF grant by the March deadline and receive your educational programming/tools for the Fall Semester! There are guidelines and resources available on the Apply for a Grant page to assist you with the grant application process.

So what are you waiting for? Apply for a PROF Grant! PROF wants to fund your innovative educational idea! 

Winter 2017 Scholarship Blood Drive

In our Fall Blood Drive, Pine-Richland students and community donated 130 blood units, which helped over 390 local patients. It is now winter and you may have cold hands, but your heart will be warmed when you give of yourself to help our local patients in need!  

Sign up now to donate blood at our upcoming Winter Scholarship Blood Drive on Wednesday, February 22, 7AM – 7PM, in the Pine-Richland High School Green Gym.  Read more. 

PROF Scholarship Application Window Opens March 3, 2017.

Scholarship Applications for graduating seniors will be available online Friday, March 3rd. The Pine-Richland Opportunities Fund is offering 16 unique scholarships, totaling approximately $49,750, thanks to the generosity of several community members and organizations. The application deadline for all PROF scholarships is Monday, April 17. See descriptions of our 2017 scholarships.         

2015-2016 Grant Awards - Congratulations!

PROF proudly awarded $26,194 in grants to the PRSD staff for innovative ideas. See the list. If you are interested in applying for a PROF grant for the 2016-2017 School year, see the Grant Application Deadlines.

Share Your Pine-Richland Pride Story - #proudtobe_PR

ProudToBePR.jpgPROF’s mission is to enrich and invest in the educational experiences of the Pine-Richland Community. We provide financial grants to innovative staff members. We reward scholarships to deserving students. We build partnerships to create great experiences for our students and community. It starts with being ProudtobePR. Share your story and join us in our mission.

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PROF is a member of the Steering Committee for the Association of Pennsylvania Education Foundations (APEF) and an affiliate member of the National School Foundation Association (NSFA).