Lackawanna College partners with Knoebels

July 24, 2019 | Lackawanna College

Lackawanna College has announced a partnership with Knoebels Amusement Resort for a scholarship program that will offer tuition assistance to its employees. The program will benefit full- and part-time students enrolled at Lackawanna’s main campus in Scranton, its five satellite centers and students who are pursuing an online degree.

“Knoebels is excited to launch this partnership with Lackawanna College,” said Jon Anderson, Knoebels Human Resources Director. “This is a wonderful opportunity for us to support our team members as they invest in their futures.”

Employees who qualify for the Knoebels College Tuition Reimbursement program are eligible to receive the Lackawanna College Business Partner Scholarship. Eligible students must be enrolled in an associate or bachelor’s degree program at Lackawanna College’s main campus in Scranton, Pa., online or at any of the College’s five satellite centers in Hawley, Hazleton, New Milford, Sunbury or Towanda.

“We are thrilled and honored to establish this partnership with Knoebels,” said Lackawanna College Director of Admissions, Jeff Gregory. “Their long-standing reputation in this area speaks for itself. We look forward to making it possible for their employees to receive tuition assistance as they further their education at Lackawanna College.”

To qualify for the program, recipients must be actively employed by Knoebels for the full season, have a completed FAFSA and mustmaintain a 2.5 GPA. Scholarships will be awarded for fall and spring semesters only.

For more information or to apply, contact Jeff Gregory, Lackawanna College Director of Admissions, at (570) 961-7868 or[email protected].

For more information on Lackawanna College’s business partnerships, go to: https://www.lackawanna.edu/admissions/financial-aid/business-partners/.

About Lackawanna College:

Founded in 1894, Lackawanna College is a private, accredited college serving the people of northeastern Pennsylvania. With a main campus situated in downtown Scranton, Lackawanna’s expanding footprint also includes satellite centers in Hawley, Hazleton, The School of Petroleum and Natural Gas in New Milford, Sunbury, Towanda and the Environmental Education Center in Covington Township. Learn more at www.lackawanna.edu

About Knoebels:

Knoebels Amusement Resort is America’s largest free-admission amusement park and offers free parking, entertainment and picnic facilities. While at the park, enjoy over 60 rides, award winning food, swimming at Crystal Pool, challenging games, gift shops, andKnoebels Three Ponds Golf Club, then stay overnight at one of two campgrounds. Knoebels has been family owned and operated since its start in 1926. For more information, visit www.knoebels.com.