Scholarship and Financial Aid Information
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 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.
Harris Poll Scholarship - $1,000 - Deadline December 31, 2017
Must be 13 years or older to enter.
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.
Fary Memorial Scholarship - up to $6,000 - Deadline January 16, 2018
Available to graduating high school seniors from specific geographical areas of eastern Virginia.
VIP Scholarship - $5,000 - Deadline January 31, 2018
Must be at least 13 years old to apply
Union Plus Scholarship - $4,000 - Deadline January 31, 2018
Must be a dependent of a current or retired member of participation unions.
VSGA-VIP Scholarship - $2,000-$7,000 - Deadline February 21, 2018
Available to Virginia high school seniors who have an interest in golf and are in good academic standing.
Applications can be submitted online at scholarships.VSGA.org or see Mrs. Sheffield for application.
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
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
VA Department of Aviation Scholarships for high school seniors pursuing aviation
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
Other Sites to Review:
- FAFSA- www.fafsa.ed.gov/
- FASTWEB- www.fastweb.com
- Cappex- www.cappex.com
- Scholarships- http://www.scholarships.com/
- Scholarships Experts- http://www.scholarshipexperts.com/
- Ecampus Tours- http://www.ecampustours.com/
- College Foundation of North Carolina- http://www.cfnc.org/
- Accredited Schools Online - guide to financial aid for minority students - http://www.accreditedschoolsonline.org/resources/college-scholarships-for-minority-students/
- Community Foundation Scholarships - http://www.tcfrichmond.org/receive/apply-for-a-scholarship/