Pennsylvania Court Reporters Association




2021 PCRA Scholarship Program

PCRA to Award Scholarships as a Celebration of Court Reporting & Captioning Week - February 6-13, 2021

PCRA is pleased to announce that it will again be awarding a $500 scholarship to two lucky students in celebration of Court Reporting & Captioning Week.  Students currently enrolled in a court reporting program in Pennsylvania or a Pennsylvania resident enrolled in an online program are eligible to apply for these scholarships.  Completed applications must be received no later than March 15, 2021.

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In-Person Requirement Suspended for Court Reporters

Effective March 21, 2020 and in place until Governor Wolf declares the COVID-19 pandemic emergency over. Subject to change after the expiration of the emergency declaration.

On March 21, Governor Wolf granted the Department of State’s request, temporarily suspending the physical presence of notaries who are court reporters or stenographers participating in criminal, civil, and administrative proceedings.

Read the Official Waiver

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