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CONTACT INFORMATION

6 days ago

Renee Johnson  School Counselor

Phone Number: (804)-843-3630 Ex. 105

Fax: (804)-843-3406

Email: rjohnson@wpschools.net


NEWS:

Job Opportunities

27 days ago

Corner Cupboard Furniture Co. is hiring! 

The owners are looking for sales associates and furniture delivery/warehouse maintenance individuals.  Please visit the store and fill out an application if you are interested. 

Do you need volunteer hours?

Hours are needed for NHS and the Service Cord.Riverside Convalescent Center is looking for volunteers.  Anyone interested should contact Jennifer Smith at 804-843-4323 ext 226.



Scholarship and Financial Aid Information

1 day ago

Real World Design Challenge Scholarship - $50,000 - Deadline November 17, 2017

Available to any enrolled high school student (9-12 grade).

Find application at https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/10303


Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship - $50,000 - Deadline November 30, 2017 


Any high school senior who is a citizen of the United States is eligible

Applications available at https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9716/elksmost valuable student competitionscholarship.php


Points Scholarship - $10,000 - Deadline November 30, 2017 


To be eligible student must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the United States.

https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14308/pointsscholarship.php


Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarship - $5,000 - December 5, 2017


Applicants must be between the ages 5-25 and enrolled in an accredited educational institution. Applicant must demonstrate an ongoing commitment to the community by performing unpaid volunteer services impacting hunger in the United States in the last 12 months.

https://www.studentsscholarships.org/scholarship/8850


Easton/NFAA Scholarship Program - $5,000 - Deadline December 31, 2017


High School seniors applying to be full-time students at a two-year or four-year college/university or a technical training college.

Applications available by visiting https://studentscholarships.org/12654


Thiel Fellowship - $100,000 - Deadline December 31, 2017


Must be interested in building new things. The Thiel Fellowship is a two-year program that offers 20-30 $100,000 fellowships over a two year period.

https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14065


Harris Poll Scholarship - $1,000 - Deadline December 31, 2017


Must be 13 years or older to enter. 

https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/1468


GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program- Up to $40,000 - Deadline Jan. 4, 2018

Open to high school seniors who demonstrate:  Leadership - Drive - Integrity - Citizenship                  Apply online at reaganfoundation.org/scholarships or facebook.com/GEReaganScholarships. 


VA Junior Chamber International Scholarship - $1,000 - Deadline January 5, 2018                

Available to graduating high school seniors of the United States, who plan to continue their education at accredited post-secondary colleges, universities or vocational schools.


See Mrs. Sheffield for application or visit website at http://www.usjcisenate.org/index.php/programs/scholarship


VIP Scholarship - $5,000 - Deadline January 31, 2018


Must be at least 13 years old to apply

https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14185/vip_voice_5000_scholarship_scholarship.php


Union Plus Scholarship - $4,000 - Deadline January 31, 2018


Must be a dependent of a current or retired member of participation unions.

https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/11904/union_plus_scholarships_program_scholarship.php



Colonial Farm Credit Scholarship - $5,000.00 - Deadline March 1, 2018


Applicants must be current seniors and reside in one of the counties served by Colonial Farm Credit.

See the website for the application. 

Weedon Memorial High School Essay Contest- $3,000.00- Deadline March 16, 2018


Any graduating Virginia high school senior, who has been admitted to a four-year college or university, in the Commonwealth of Virginia, is eligible.

See Mrs. Sheffield for an application.


Virginia Mayflower Society Scholarship -$1,620.00 - Deadline March 19, 2018

Available to a senior who is a Virginia resident, related to a Virginia resident or a member (or related to) of the Virginia Mayflower Society.  Must have a B average and be sponsored by a teacher or a member of the Mayflower Society.  For more information see Mrs. Sheffield or visit

www.VirginiaMayflower.org                 


Gloria Wille Bell and Carlos R. Bell Scholarship Program for the University of Michigan - Up to $80,000 - Deadline February 1, 2018

Available to academically accomplished seniors from the state of Virginia. The scholarship program is available online and all applications will be submitted online.

Visit the website at www.bellscholarship.org


Virginia Department of Aviation Scholarships for high school seniors pursuing aviation

Willard G. Plentl Aviation -$1,000 - March 9, 2018
VABA Aviation Scholarship - $2,000 - March 31, 2018
John R. Lillard VAOC Scholarship -$3,000 - March 9, 2018
Kenneth R. Scott Scholarship -$3,000 - March 9, 2018

See Mrs. Sheffield for information and application.


Future of Assisted Living Scholarship - $2,000 - Deadline December 31, 2017

Available to students enrolled in an associate's degree program. Eligible students must submit a 500-750 word essay response to the question: How can your major of study improve the lives of seniors in assisted living facilities in your town? 

See SeniorAdvisor.com Assisted Living page for more information.


Arts Alive Andy Conklin Scholarship - $1,000 - Deadline: April 28, 2018

Seniors that are pursuing an arts degree or art education with at least a 2.0 GPA should apply.  See Mrs. Sheffield for application and criteria.

Arts Alive C. Herbert Brown, Jr Scholarship - $1,000 - Deadline: April 28, 2018

Seniors that are pursuing a major or minor degree in performing arts or music education with at least a 2.0 GPA should apply.  See Mrs. Sheffield for application and criteria.

Va Military Dependent Capital One Scholarship - $5,000 - Deadline: February 28, 2018

This scholarship is to aid and honor a talented high school senior who is the dependent of a Service member and has exemplified excellence through school, work and community involvement.  Applications are available online at: 

http://www.scholarships.com/financial-aid/college-scholarships/scholarship-directory/military-affiliation/capital-one-military-dependent-scholarship-virginia

Catching the Dream Scholarship - Deadline: April 30, 2018

Seniors must be 1/4 or more American Indian and be an enrolled member of a US tribe to be eligible.  See Mrs. Sheffield for a brochure. 

SunTrust Scholarship - 30 winners (Two $500 winners between Oct. 30-May 14) - Deadline: May 14, 2018

Two winners will be randomly chosen during each drawing from Oct. 30-May 14.  No GPA or financial need requirement so why not take a chance on being chosen.  You can enter once every drawing period at: 

http://suntrusteducation.com/scholarshipsweepstakes

 Dr. Leo Wagner Memorial Rotary Scholarship - $500 - Deadline: May 15, 2017

Seniors who have been accepted to an accredited community college, college or university with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and can provide documentation of at least 50 community service hours should apply.  See Mrs. Sheffield for an application.

Rotary Vocational Scholarship - $500 - Deadline: May 15, 2017

Any senior who has been accepted to a vocational or trade school for the fall and has a minimum of 50 hours of community service should apply.  See Mrs. Sheffield for an application.

West Point Tri-Rivers Chamber of Commerce Scholarship - Deadline: May 19, 2017

Seniors with at least a 2.0 GPA and community service hours should apply. See Mrs. Sheffield for an application.

Aspiring Animation Professional Scholarship - $1,000 - Deadline: June 1, 2017

This will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing an animation career path at an accredited post-secondary school or college.  Applications are available at: 

http://www.animationcareerreview.com/

Aspiring Business Professional Scholarship - $1,000 - Deadline: June 1, 2017

This will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing a business degree at any accredited post-secondary school or college.  Applications are available at: 

http://www.onlinembareport.com/

Horatio Alger Assoc. Career & Technical Scholarship - 1,020 scholarships - Deadline: June 15, 2017

Seniors who intend to pursue postsecondary education at a community college or technical school in the fall should apply.  Applications are available online at: 

http://application.horatioalger.org/

Aspiring Nurse Scholarship - $1,000 - Deadline: June 30, 2017

This award will go to an aspiring nurse who best demonstrates a track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics and one who has a passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare.  Applications are available at: 

http://www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com/

Pacific Medical Training - Healthcare Scholarship - $1,000 - Deadline: August 20, 2017

PMT is offering a scholarship to qualified healthcare students.  Applications are available online at: 

http://pacificmedicaltraining.net/

Monica's Health Magazine Academic Scholarship - $2,500 - Deadline: August 30, 2017

All requirements and application instructions can be found at: 

http://monicashealthmag.com/scholarship

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