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Lincoln Lane Scholarships
$5,000
The Lincoln-Lane Foundation welcomes applications from any high school or college student who is a resident of the Tidewater area of Virginia and meets the following guidelines:US Citizen or Permanent Resident.  A copy of Alien Registration Receipt Card (I-151, I-551, or I-551C) is required.GPA of 3.0 or higherFinancial NeedApplying to, or currently attending, a 4-year college or university in the United StatesIf you meet these qualifications, we invite you to submit an application.APPLICATIONIn addition to the application, the following items must be submitted:2 letters of recommendationPhotograph taken within the last twelve monthsEssay in your own handwriting as detailed in the...
Deadline
Nov 15, 2024
The Lincoln-Lane Foundation welcomes applications from any high school or college student who is a resident of the Tidewater area of Virginia and meets the following guidelines:US Citizen or Permanent Resident.  A copy of Alien Registration Receipt Card (I-151, I-551, or I-551C) is required.GPA of 3.0 or higherFinancial NeedApplying to, or currently attending, a 4-year college or university in the United StatesIf you meet these qualifications, we invite you to submit an application.APPLICATIONIn addition to the application, the following items must be submitted:2 letters of recommendationPhotograph taken within the last twelve monthsEssay in your own handwriting as detailed in the...
VA AWWA Ray A Jackson Undergraduate Scholarship
$3,500
One award in the amount of $3,500 will be given out to an undergraduate student from universities and colleges in Virginia.Purpose of AwardThe purpose of this award is to provide assistance to students pursuing a career in the water industry. This scholarship is awarded based on merit.EligibilityFull-time undergraduate student member of AWWA attending school in Virginia in the Fall 2024 semester, with a career goal of serving in the water industry.RequirementsA resume indicating your academic performance, work/research experience and extracurricular activities. (Extra consideration will be given to participation in VA AWWA committee activities.)Unofficial or official up-to-date transcript or semester schedule...
Deadline
May 31, 2024
One award in the amount of $3,500 will be given out to an undergraduate student from universities and colleges in Virginia.Purpose of AwardThe purpose of this award is to provide assistance to students pursuing a career in the water industry. This scholarship is awarded based on merit.EligibilityFull-time undergraduate student member of AWWA attending school in Virginia in the Fall 2024 semester, with a career goal of serving in the water industry.RequirementsA resume indicating your academic performance, work/research experience and extracurricular activities. (Extra consideration will be given to participation in VA AWWA committee activities.)Unofficial or official up-to-date transcript or semester schedule...
L. Gerald Roach Memorial Scholarship
$2,000
Jerry joined the Mutual Assurance Society in 1981 as President. Jerry oversaw many changes in the operation of the company. He was instrumental in modernizing the company by moving their records from 3 x 5 cards to a computerized system he helped build. That system, with some minor modifications, is still in use today.​During Jerry’s tenure at Mutual Assurance, the company grew from about 5,000 policies to more than 23,000. Premiums grew from $800,000 annually to just over $38,000,000. When he came aboard in 1981, the company had 6 employees counting himself. At the time of his death, the company...
Deadline
Nov 01, 2024
Jerry joined the Mutual Assurance Society in 1981 as President. Jerry oversaw many changes in the operation of the company. He was instrumental in modernizing the company by moving their records from 3 x 5 cards to a computerized system he helped build. That system, with some minor modifications, is still in use today.​During Jerry’s tenure at Mutual Assurance, the company grew from about 5,000 policies to more than 23,000. Premiums grew from $800,000 annually to just over $38,000,000. When he came aboard in 1981, the company had 6 employees counting himself. At the time of his death, the company...
Joseph Schumpeter Fellowship
$1,000
The Undergraduate Fellowship is a competitive, renewable fellowship program for undergraduate students at George Mason University. Fellowships are open to full- and part-time degree-seeking Mason students from any discipline who are interested in studying key ideas in political economy and learning how to utilize these ideas in academic and policy research.For undergraduate students at George Mason University who are interested in learning more about political economy.The Undergraduate Fellowship follows a rolling admissions policy, and applications will be evaluated monthly. Applications submitted after the deadlines listed below may be considered for future semesters.The final application deadline for participation in the Fall...
Deadline
May 30, 2024
The Undergraduate Fellowship is a competitive, renewable fellowship program for undergraduate students at George Mason University. Fellowships are open to full- and part-time degree-seeking Mason students from any discipline who are interested in studying key ideas in political economy and learning how to utilize these ideas in academic and policy research.For undergraduate students at George Mason University who are interested in learning more about political economy.The Undergraduate Fellowship follows a rolling admissions policy, and applications will be evaluated monthly. Applications submitted after the deadlines listed below may be considered for future semesters.The final application deadline for participation in the Fall...
Kids' Chance of Virginia Scholarships
$1,000
Kids’ Chance of Virginia (KCVA) provides college scholarships to the children of Virginia workers who have been severely or fatally injured in a workplace-related accident. KCVA awards as many scholarships as the current year’s funding will allow.Who is eligible for a scholarship?If you are a student who fits the criteria listed below, please consider applying for a scholarship through Kids’ Chance of Virginia!You are:Age 26 or younger at the time of applicationChild who is a dependent of a worker who has been killed, seriously injured, or experienced a debilitating illness in a work-related incidentDemonstrated financial need to pay for post-secondary...
Deadline
Jun 01, 2024
Kids’ Chance of Virginia (KCVA) provides college scholarships to the children of Virginia workers who have been severely or fatally injured in a workplace-related accident. KCVA awards as many scholarships as the current year’s funding will allow.Who is eligible for a scholarship?If you are a student who fits the criteria listed below, please consider applying for a scholarship through Kids’ Chance of Virginia!You are:Age 26 or younger at the time of applicationChild who is a dependent of a worker who has been killed, seriously injured, or experienced a debilitating illness in a work-related incidentDemonstrated financial need to pay for post-secondary...
Virginia Association of Volunteer Rescue Squads Scholarship
$1,000
There are five (5) scholarships that are associated with the VAVRS.  All scholarship applications can be found on the VAVRS web site.  http://www.vavrs.com/forms.htmTips:When filling out applications answer ALL questions.  If the question does not apply to you, put N/A.  To leave a question unanswered makes the judges wonder if you even read the question.Read carefully, there are differences in eligibility and due dates.Applications that arrive late will NOT be judged.If you did not win this year apply again next year.Scholarships are NOT just for the first year in college, so if you do not meet the qualifications for your first...
Deadline
Jun 15, 2024
There are five (5) scholarships that are associated with the VAVRS.  All scholarship applications can be found on the VAVRS web site.  http://www.vavrs.com/forms.htmTips:When filling out applications answer ALL questions.  If the question does not apply to you, put N/A.  To leave a question unanswered makes the judges wonder if you even read the question.Read carefully, there are differences in eligibility and due dates.Applications that arrive late will NOT be judged.If you did not win this year apply again next year.Scholarships are NOT just for the first year in college, so if you do not meet the qualifications for your first...
Nicholas Braswell Strong Roots Scholarship
$500
Virginia Defense Group strives to serve and defend the citizens of the Richmond area and has developed a strong connection with the people and places of eastern Virginia.It takes time, effort, and patience to build a nurturing relationship with one’s community. In today’s world, there are so many opportunities to live a transient life, to move from place to place and never settle down. Many of us seek a sense of community, but there’s usually a small group of people really working to build that sense of unity in the place that we call “home.”As day-to-day life becomes increasingly digital...
Deadline
Aug 31, 2024
Virginia Defense Group strives to serve and defend the citizens of the Richmond area and has developed a strong connection with the people and places of eastern Virginia.It takes time, effort, and patience to build a nurturing relationship with one’s community. In today’s world, there are so many opportunities to live a transient life, to move from place to place and never settle down. Many of us seek a sense of community, but there’s usually a small group of people really working to build that sense of unity in the place that we call “home.”As day-to-day life becomes increasingly digital...
Herb Block Scholarship
$16,000
The Herb Block Scholarship provides financial assistance to students of all ages to attend community colleges in the DC metro area. It helps roughly 100 students each year gain access to higher education they could not otherwise afford."Mr. Block saw education as a cornerstone for a better life," according to Mrs. Rickard, Executive Director Emerita of the Foundation. In his will he urged the creation of post-secondary education scholarships for those with financial need. He wanted to give a chance to students who have successfully completed high school but found the cost of college out of their reach."How Much Is...
Deadline
Jun 05, 2024
The Herb Block Scholarship provides financial assistance to students of all ages to attend community colleges in the DC metro area. It helps roughly 100 students each year gain access to higher education they could not otherwise afford."Mr. Block saw education as a cornerstone for a better life," according to Mrs. Rickard, Executive Director Emerita of the Foundation. In his will he urged the creation of post-secondary education scholarships for those with financial need. He wanted to give a chance to students who have successfully completed high school but found the cost of college out of their reach."How Much Is...
Stuck at Prom Scholarship
$15,000
After more than two decades, Duck® Brand is making some exciting changes to the 2024 Stuck at Prom® Scholarship Contest. From new judging categories to bigger scholarships, there are more ways to win!Eligibility. The Contest is open to any participant who meets the following requirements (an “Eligible Participant”): (i) is a legal resident of (and is physically located or resides in) the United States, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and all U.S. territories and possessions (excluding, Maryland, Colorado, Vermont, Nebraska and North Dakota), or is a legal resident of (and is physically located or resides in) Canada (excluding the Province of...
Deadline
Jun 05, 2024
After more than two decades, Duck® Brand is making some exciting changes to the 2024 Stuck at Prom® Scholarship Contest. From new judging categories to bigger scholarships, there are more ways to win!Eligibility. The Contest is open to any participant who meets the following requirements (an “Eligible Participant”): (i) is a legal resident of (and is physically located or resides in) the United States, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and all U.S. territories and possessions (excluding, Maryland, Colorado, Vermont, Nebraska and North Dakota), or is a legal resident of (and is physically located or resides in) Canada (excluding the Province of...
Eastern Regional Chapter Scholarship
$5,000
Application Criteria1. HeritageMust be of Korean heritage (i.e., have a Korean parent, grandparent, or great-grandparent, or be adopted from Korea).2. EnrollmentWill be a full-time student at a school in one of the designated Eastern region states (Delaware, District of Columbia, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia) during the full 2024-2025 school year.3. AcademicsMinimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.4. Financial NeedCan demonstrate a need for financial assistance.KWVD Scholarship & Criteria1. HeritageBe a direct descendant of a Korean War Veteran who served in Korea from June 25, 1950–January 31, 1955 (Korean War Era, as designated by the U.S. Dept. of...
Deadline
Jun 30, 2024
Application Criteria1. HeritageMust be of Korean heritage (i.e., have a Korean parent, grandparent, or great-grandparent, or be adopted from Korea).2. EnrollmentWill be a full-time student at a school in one of the designated Eastern region states (Delaware, District of Columbia, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia) during the full 2024-2025 school year.3. AcademicsMinimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.4. Financial NeedCan demonstrate a need for financial assistance.KWVD Scholarship & Criteria1. HeritageBe a direct descendant of a Korean War Veteran who served in Korea from June 25, 1950–January 31, 1955 (Korean War Era, as designated by the U.S. Dept. of...
Carville M. Akehurst Memorial Scholarship
$3,500
The Carville M. Akehurst Memorial Scholarship was established in 2002 by the Mid-Atlantic Nursery Trade Show, Inc. (MANTS). This scholarship serves to memorialize Mr. Akehurst who served the horticultural industry as one of the founders of MANTS. In addition to his thirty plus years as Executive Vice-President of MANTS, Mr. Akehurst serves as Executive Secretary of the Maryland Nursery and Landscape Association, the Maryland Nurserymen's Association Horticulture Research Foundation, Maryland Christmas Tree Growers, American Conifer Society, and Maryland Greenhouse Growers' Association.MANTS, an association formed from the state nursery and landscape associations of Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia, has established this...
Deadline
May 31, 2024
The Carville M. Akehurst Memorial Scholarship was established in 2002 by the Mid-Atlantic Nursery Trade Show, Inc. (MANTS). This scholarship serves to memorialize Mr. Akehurst who served the horticultural industry as one of the founders of MANTS. In addition to his thirty plus years as Executive Vice-President of MANTS, Mr. Akehurst serves as Executive Secretary of the Maryland Nursery and Landscape Association, the Maryland Nurserymen's Association Horticulture Research Foundation, Maryland Christmas Tree Growers, American Conifer Society, and Maryland Greenhouse Growers' Association.MANTS, an association formed from the state nursery and landscape associations of Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia, has established this...
AGC Workforce Development Scholarships
$1,000
The AGC Education and Research Foundation offers undergraduate and graduate-level scholarships to students enrolled in ABET or ACCE-accredited construction management or construction-related engineering programs. Over $10 million in scholarships have been awarded to more than 4,000 students attending colleges and universities across the country. The criteria to apply for undergraduate and graduate scholarships outline the eligibility to apply.In 2015, the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) and its Build Your Future initiative made a generous contribution to help fund the first Workforce Development scholarships for students pursuing craft and technical programs, allowing 19 applicants to receive the inaugural...
Deadline
Jun 01, 2024
The AGC Education and Research Foundation offers undergraduate and graduate-level scholarships to students enrolled in ABET or ACCE-accredited construction management or construction-related engineering programs. Over $10 million in scholarships have been awarded to more than 4,000 students attending colleges and universities across the country. The criteria to apply for undergraduate and graduate scholarships outline the eligibility to apply.In 2015, the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) and its Build Your Future initiative made a generous contribution to help fund the first Workforce Development scholarships for students pursuing craft and technical programs, allowing 19 applicants to receive the inaugural...