The Pittsburgh Foundation

Women's Press Club of Pittsburgh/The Gertrude Gordon Memorial Fund The Sidney and Dorae Archinal Memorial Scholarship Fund of The Pittsburgh Foundation to provide scholarships for students from Braddock Hills, PA pursuing secondary education. Sidney and Dorae made Braddock Hills their home in 1965 and lived there for over 30 years. During this time they raised 3 boys, participated in many community events and had many close friends from the Borough. They both retired from Braddock General Hospital and care giving was in their hearts. It is our honor to contribute a token of our appreciation in their memory to the current residents of Braddock Hills.


  • Attend an institution of higher education as a journalism student.
  • Reside in Allegheny County, Armstrong County, Beaver County, Bedford County, Blair County, Butler County, Cambria County, Cameron County, Clarion County, Clearfield County, Crawford County, Elk County, Erie County, Fayette County, Forest County, Greene County, Indiana County, Jefferson County, Lawrence County, McKean County, Mercer County, Somerset County, Venango County, Warren County, Washinton County, Westmoreland County.
  • Be a student intern, occasional stringer, or student media staff member and participate in writing competition.
  • Preference will be given to qualified female students.

How to Apply

  • Complete the essay section of the application.