George Marshall Holmes was a resident of Blacksburg, Virginia. At his request, a scholarship has been established in his name for a deserving student or students at Blacksburg High School through the National Bank of Blacksburg. In order to qualify for this scholarship, the student(s) should be highly qualified academically, demonstrate financial need, and must attend Virginia Tech as a full time student in the fall of 2016.
The Application Deadline is May 4, 2016 and must be returned to the Ms. Dwoyer - Scholarship Counselor. You can pick up an application from Ms. Dwoyer or download it by clicking here.
DUE: MAY 4
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 April 22.
DEADLINE: APRIL 22
If you are a high school senior planning to enroll in a 4-or 5-year college program who is looking for career experience in a dynamic environment, apply to the CIA's Undergraduate Scholar Program and contribute to the work of the nation before you graduate.
For more information on the program and the application process, click here.
DEADLINE: JULY 1
The NRAEF Scholarship Program's Goal is to award scholarships to students and educators pursuing an education or professional development in restaurant and foodservice-related studies. To see if you are eligible for an NRAEF scholarship, visit student scholarships or call 800.765.2122 ext. 6744. Apply Today!
The VRLTAEF will provide financial assistance to worthy individuals studying in the hospitality industry.
Download the application here.
DEADLINE: APRIL 29
The KJ Kendall Memorial Scholarship was created in honor of KJ Kendall and his love for education, community and Blacksburg High School. The recipient of the KJ Kendall Memorial Scholarship will be awarded a one time $1000 scholarship to help further their education and is open to students enrolling in a Technical College, Community College, or a 4 year university.
Completed applications should be turned into Ms. Dwoyer in Guidance
Download application here.
DEADLINE: APRIL 28
The Sigma Pi Phi Fraternity, Beta Phi Boule annual academic recognition award is to provide support to S.W. Virginia area Africa-American high school seniors who desire advanced education and who have attended a specific high school for at least two years.
Two $1000 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 letters of recommendation from members of the school administration and/or teachers and one character reference.
DEADLINE- May 4, 2o16
The mission of the New River Valley Home Builders Association Scholarship Committee is to support the future growth of the Construction Industry by providing aid to deserving students enrolled in construction-related studies at Virginia’s Colleges, Trade Schools and within Working Internships.
A scholarship of $1,000 will be presented to a graduating senior from a New River Valley High School who is interested in entering the Building Profession. Students that are residents of the New River Valley or show a desire to pursue their home-building-related career in the NRV upon graduation will be given preference above other applicants.
Download application here.
DEADLINE: APRIL 15
Blacksburg High School - School Counseling
BHS School Counseling will post scholarships on this blog throughout the year. Check back frequently for new scholarships!