• DCEF annually scholarships up to 20 students whose families are in financial need to take part in this once-in-a-lifetime experience.

    PFEW is a statewide summer program open to current sophomores and juniors in high school. This educational summer program is offered over five one-week sessions held on the campuses of Lycoming College and the Pennsylvania College of Technology in Williamsport, PA during July and August.

    Students learn about business, life and themselves. They live on a college campus, learn how to run a business from with top business professionals. Most importantly, they will grow both personally and professionally and prepare themselves for successful post-secondary education or the workforce. PFEW is a valuable addition to any college application or résumé.

    DCEF will scholarship $245 of the $295 registration fee that is due upon acceptance for up to 20 students whose families are in financial need. The remaining $625 participation fees are covered by PFEW sponsorships.  Students/families will be responsible for $50 of the total $920 cost of this program.

    To learn more about PFEW or to apply/download an application (It’s FREE to apply), visit