The New River Valley Virginia Tech Alumni Chapter would like to invite you to apply for one of our chapter scholarships. Each year they award scholarships to high school seniors in the area who will attend Virginia Tech in the fall. The criteria for selecting the scholarship award winner include academic achievement, participation in school activities, and community engagement. We plan to announce our selection by June 1, 2018. In some cases, we may schedule interviews to get to know you better. You can find the application by clicking here.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: MAY 21 (POSTMARK DEADLINE)
The Tau Mu Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority is pleased to offer two scholarships for deserving two students of the New River Valley Community. Each scholarship will be awarded in the amount of $650.00. Students from underrepresented and underserved groups are encouraged to apply. A letter with more information about the scholarship can be found by clicking here.
Eligibility and an online application can be found here: tmoakascholarship.wordpress.com
DEADLINE: MAY 4
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial support to South West Virginia area, African-American graduating high school seniors who desire advanced education and who have attended a local high school for the last two (2) years. Two $1000.00 awards will be given to qualifying local area high school students. Applicants who demonstrate need will be judged on their academic standing, personal achievement, community involvement, and three (3) letters of recommendation from members of the school administration and/or teachers and one (1) character reference. For a student to be considered, all of the required information must be received by the committee by MAY 2, 2018. Click here or see Ms. Dwoyer for a copy of the application.
DEADLINE: MAY 2, 2018
To be eligible for the BAC Scholar-Athlete Award students must have participated in interscholastic athletics at BHS, be a senior, have won a varsity letter in a sport prior to their senior year, and have at least a 3.5 GPA. Download the application by clicking here or see Ms. Dwoyer in Guidance. Completed applications are due to Mr. Lyell by May 1.
DEADLINE: MAY 1
The Montgomery/Radford/Floyd County Branch of the NAACP will award the Samuel H. Clark Memorial Scholarship. $100 will be granted to up to 5 qualifying applicants based on the quality of their applications. Applicants must be a current member of the Montgomery/Radford/Floyd NAACP Youth Council, or a child/grandchild of a current NAACP member of the Montgomery/Radford/Floyd Branch of the NAACP.
For additional eligibility requirements and a copy of the application, click here or see Ms. Dwoyer in guidance.
DEADLINE: MAY 1, 2018
Each year, the Montgomery County Education Association awards two scholarships of $500.00 per student planning to pursue a post-secondary degree in the field of education. Click here for more information and a copy of the application, or see Ms. Dwoyer.
DEADLINE: MAY 1, 2018 (RETURN TO MS. DWOYER)