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Jefferson Scholarship
$293,000
Developing leaders for a self-governing people is at the heart of what we do. Since 1980, the Jefferson Scholarship Program has been cultivating outstanding undergraduate students, providing them with the financial support to pursue their passions and develop their talents for the good of the University and beyond. The mission of the Jefferson Scholars Foundation is to benefit the University of Virginia by identifying, attracting, and nur­turing individuals of extraordinary intellectual range and depth who possess the highest concomitant qualities of leadership, scholar­ship, and citizenship. Students who wish to be considered for a Jefferson Scholarship nomination but do not attend...
Deadline
Dec 01, 2021
Walentas Scholars Program
$30,000
The Walentas Scholars Program develops leaders, citizens, and scholars who are pioneers-the first or among the first in their families to earn a bachelor's degree from a college or university. The first selection cycle for the Walentas Scholarship will begin in fall 2021, with recipients identified in spring 2022. The first class of Walentas Scholars will enter the University of Virginia in fall 2022. The Walentas Scholar Profile Leader: Walentas Scholars demonstrate a desire to serve others. They impact their communities through positions of leadership. Citizen: Walentas Scholars lead by example in their communities, making a positive impact on the...
Deadline
Jan 01, 2022
Lisa Sechrist Memorial Scholarship
$10,000
The Lisa Sechrist Memorial Foundation (the "Foundation") has been established to provide financial support to underprivileged women to finance their higher education. It is anticipated that distributions will be made through other exempt organizations to women who reside in the Commonwealth of Virginia, largely based on need and other characteristics such as merit, integrity and academic potential. It will be the Foundation's policy to make its distributions without regard to race, religion, color or age or any other protected classifications in accordance with applicable law. Lisa Sechrist, in whose memory the Foundation is established, tragically lost her life when domestic...
Deadline
Mar 31, 2022
Madison Award for Academic Excellence
$10,000
Madison Awards for Academic Excellence are merit-based awards which recognize a broad spectrum of accomplishment and potential. Academic colleges and departments are responsible for selecting individuals who posses scholastic achievement within a particular area of study and demonstrate promise to the university. Approximately 350 scholarships are awarded annually. Award amounts vary from $4,000 to $10,000 annually, depending on department. For specifics, contact the department of your interest directly. Application Process No additional application is required for the Madison Awards for Academic Excellence. Students will be reviewed using their application for admission to JMU. In addition, students who apply for a...
Deadline
Jan 15, 2022
Virginia Commonwealth Award Program
$5,000
The purpose of the Virginia Commonwealth Award is to assist undergraduate students with financial need and graduate students to pay part of their college costs. The funds are appropriated directly to each state-supported institution. Funds may be used for need-based grants to Virginia resident undergraduates or for grants or assistantships to graduate students (both in-state and out-of-state). The law requires that the awards to undergraduates be proportional to need so that the students with the greatest need receive the largest awards. Application Process This program does not have a separate application; students must complete the FAFSA to be considered. The...
Deadline
Mar 01, 2022
Community Foundation of Western Virginia Scholarships
$5,000
Community Foundation Serving Western Virginia, the region's community foundation, administers a variety of scholarships to reward and assist capable and deserving students based on the criteria established by the fund donors. This guide describes the eligibility requirements and the award for each scholarship. Specifics of the Foundation's scholarship program may be subject to change from time to time. If you have any questions or need additional information, pleasecialis costo in farmacia contact your guidance counselor or the Foundation at (276) 656-6223 Who May Apply? Any graduating high school senior, current college student and/or non-traditional student planning on attending a college...
Deadline
Jan 14, 2022
Greater Lynchburg Community Foundation Scholarships
$3,000
The Community Foundation is proud to assist deserving students in our area in obtaining financial assistance for attending the college of their choice. We offer several scholarship funds that grant income annually for this purpose. 1) Amherst County Retired Teachers Association Scholarship Fund Provides scholarships for Amherst County High School seniors 2) Appomattox County Education Foundation Fund Provides scholarships to Appomattox County High School seniors 3) Altavista EMS Scholarship Fund Provides scholarships to students from Altavista High School, Gretna High School, and Faith Christian Academy who are interested in the field of medicine or pursuing training in a trade 4)...
Deadline
Mar 15, 2022
Virginia DAR Scholarships
$2,500
Four scholarships of $2,500 each are awarded to high school seniors who plan to major in any field other than nursing. The winners MUST attend a Virginia college or university. Students applying to a Virginia community college transition program leading to a four-year degree and students who are home-schooled are also eligible to apply. The Applicant shall: 1. Be a student in the senior class of an accredited Virginia high school or home school program. 2. Plan to continue his or her education at a Virginia college or university. 3. Plan to work toward an undergraduate degree in a field...
Deadline
Jan 12, 2022
Virginia DAR Nursing Scholarship
$2,500
Two scholarships are awarded to high school seniors who will continue their education at an accredited Virginia school of nursing. Students applying to a Virginia community college transition program leading to a four-year degree and students who are home-schooled are also eligible to apply. The applicant shall: 1. Be a student in a senior class of an accredited Virginia high school or home school program. 2. Plan to continue his or her education at an accredited Virginia school of nursing. 3. Be eligible to apply if he/she is an applicant to a Virginia community college transition program leading to a...
Deadline
Jan 12, 2022
Virginia Step by Step Scholarship
$1,500
What does the future hold for you? Close your eyes for a moment and imagine yourself 20 years from now. Do you see yourself seeking justice in a courtroom? Or perhaps you're saving the life of a mother or father on an operating table? What if you start a business that changes the world? Regardless of where you visualize your life in 20 years, there are steps you need to take to realize these big dreams. You have to set goals, work hard, and take steps to get to where you want to be. At Tronfeld West & Durrett we...
Deadline
Mar 31, 2022
Vito Perriello Virginia Citizenship Award
$1,000
The program will offer two $1,000 scholarships for graduating seniors wishing to further their education in medicine or an allied health field at an institution of higher learning, including universities, colleges and trade schools. Awards will be presented based on the following criteria: A) Graduation at the end of the current school year B) Participation as an ATSA C) Participation in at least one activity offered by the League D) Contributions to family, school and community E) Promotion of good citizenship and sportsmanship F) Two letters of support, one from a school official and one from any other non-family member...
Deadline
Mar 15, 2022
Thomas A. Hughes Scholarship
$1,000
Students may apply for the Thomas A. Hughes Scholarship Award. This scholarship is designed for a student who: A) Is a resident of Virginia B) A graduating senior who has been accepted into a college or university granting a baccalaureate degree C) A current member of a TSA chapter that has demonstrated leadership potential and has the desire to become a educator with certification in technology education. This is a $1,000 scholarship. The Thomas A. Hughes Scholarship Award Application is due February 1st of each year.
Deadline
Feb 01, 2022