This scholarship was established in 1993 for students in the Business program by Adelaide G. Heverly Welge, in honor of the Sisters of Mercy who taught in the Altoona area schools.
- Minimum GPA of 2.0 must be maintained.
- Junior or senior standing in Business program.
- Must be a commuter student.
- Preference to students who reside in Altoona, Blair County; then Cambria County.