20-21 Scholarships

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    Scholarship Information

     

    Multiple Scholarship Websites

     

    Emailed Scholarships:

    1. The Kiwanis Club of Poquoson: Teenager of the Year award

    • Criteria:
      • Demonstrated positive spirit, courage, academic achievement, generosity and high moral purpose
      • Shown initiative, tenacity and unselfishness in pursuit of their goals
      • Accomplished something with inspirational value – something that could inspire others to make a difference; and
      • Made an impact on the world beyond themselves.
    • Amount: The award comes with a $1000 scholarship and the opportunity to compete for the Division 12 Teenager of the Year.  The winner of the Division Teenager of the Year will receive a $1000 scholarship and the opportunity to compete for the Capital District Teenager of the Year which comes with a $2500 scholarship.  
    • DUE: February 1, 2020
    • Students can submit applications electronically at https://k03.site.kiwanis.org/teenager-of-the-year/.  

     2. College Board Scholarships

    • These are easy scholarships that you can earn for things you are already doing to prepare for college. We talked about these scholarships last year and there are six different scholarships available with different deadlines.
    • https://opportunity.collegeboard.org/

    3. Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship: DUE February 1, 2021

    4.  Scholastic Art and Writing Awards offer scholarships of up to $10,000 for creative teens

    5. Purdue Global University - 45+ College Scholarships for Minority Students

    6. The Society of the Cincinnati in the State of Virginia

    • History Essay Contest for College Scholarship
    • Eligibility: Any graduating Virginia high school senior who has been admitted to a four-year college or university in the Commonwealth of Virginia, which he or she plans to attend in the fall of 2021, is eligible to enter the essay contest.
    • Award: $4,000-$6,000
    • DUE: March 12, 2021
    • Information attached to this email
    • History Essay College Scholarship

    7. Allen, Allen, Allen, and Allen

    8. Email received from Hampton Roads Community Foundation

    • The Hampton Roads Community Foundation is accepting applications for 2021-2022 college scholarships.  Students may visit our website at http://www.hamptonroadscf.org/scholarships/  to view the list of available scholarships and follow the steps for applying through our online application. Applications are due on March 1, 2021.
    • Peninsula students are eligible for the following foundation scholarships:
    • The AAA Tidewater – J. Theron "Tim" Timmons Scholarship – For graduating high school seniors with at least a 3.0 GPA whose parents/guardians are members of AAA Tidewater. Financial need is required.
    • Charles F. Burroughs Scholarship – For students attending Hampden-Sydney College. Financial need is required.
    • Frank Fang Memorial Scholarship – For Chinese or Chinese American students from anywhere in Hampton Roads (including the Peninsula and Gloucester County) to attend a four-year college or university. This award is merit-based; financial need is not a factor.
    • Hampton Roads Spartan Scholarship – For students from Hampton Roads attending Norfolk State University with a preference for students who are single parents. Financial need is required.
    • The Pender Scholarship – For female students attending Notre Dame of Maryland University in Baltimore. Financial need is required.

     9. TCC's STEM Promise Program scholarship

    • is a full-tuition scholarship for up to 20 students to study science, cyber security, engineering, computer science, automotive technology and more - beginning in the Fall of 2021. Women and minority students are highly encouraged to apply! 
    • To learn more about the scholarship, visit website: tinyurl.com/v8mxe56
    • To attend an upcoming virtual info session, register here: tinyurl.com/y28cqs75
    • Opens: December 20-April 1, 2021
    • TCC STEM Scholarship 2021

    10. December Scholarship Newsletter from studentscholarships.org

    11. 2021 Vertical Flight Society Hampton Roads Chapter (VFS-HRC) High School Scholarship

    12. 10th Annual Virginia Council on Women STEAM-H Essay Contest

    13. The Gloria Wille Bell and Carlos R. Bell Scholarship Program:

    • Amount: $80,000 over four years
    • https://bellscholarship.org/
    • Scholarships will be awarded to first year students entering the College of Engineering or the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
    • Bell Scholarship

    14. Hamilton Relay Scholarship

    15. National Cyber Scholarship Foundation

    16. Scholarship Newsletter developed by studentscholarship.org

    17. Denbigh Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority (DAC_DST) Scholarship

    18. Charles H. Cross Jr. Scholarship Fund

    • For: Students enrolling in a community college or trades program post-high school
    • Application
    • Flyer
    • Note: YCSD blocked this webpage but it worked on my home computer.

    19. THS Athletic Booster Club Scholarship

    • For: 1 male senior athlete and 1 female athlete
    • Amount: $1,000 for each
    • Purpose: Scholarships have been designated for senior students who demonstrate exemplary sportsmanship and leadership both on and off the playing field, a good work ethic, support of their team, and a positive contribution to the sports program at THS for the good of all, while sustaining a strong level of academic achievement. An athlete is defined as any individual, that participates in any organized sport, recognized by the Tabb High School Athletic Booster Club. Applicants DO NOT need to pursue sports at the college level to be eligible. 
    • Due: April 1, 2021 at 3pm
    • No applications will be accepted after this time. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Special circumstance or exception requests must be submitted to the scholarship committee chair by Monday, March 1, 2021 for consideration.
    • Please contact  tabbboostersscholarship@gmail.com  if you have any questions. 
    • Application

    20. American Institute of Aeronautics Hampton Roads Section (AIAA HRS)

    • Futures in Aerospace scholarship 2021
    • Award: 2 Scholarships of $2,500
    • One time, non-renewable, merit based scholarships
    • Due: March 22, 2021
    • Apply online: https://engage.aiaa.org/hamptonroads/scholarships
    • If you prefer you may also apply by US mail.  Or via email to this address.  <mailto:AIAA.HRS.Scholarship@gmail.com>.  
    • A PDF version of the application form is attached to this e-mail. The application can also be downloaded from our website: available here
    • AIAA Scholarship

    21. Peninsula Italian American Lodge (PIAL) Scholarship

    • For: 1 senior
    • Purpose: Assist 1 senior in attending a school of higher education based on their leadership, community involvement and academic achievement.
    • Word Application
    • Adobe Application

    22. Chesapeake District of Civitan International’s Annual Scholarship Fund

    • For: Well-rounded, academically capable students demonstrating financial need
    • Amount: 4 scholarships ranging from $500-$2,000
    • DUE: February 10, 2021
    • Application and information

    23. 2021 Granville P. Meade Scholarship

    • Amount: $2,000 per year for four years, provided the student continues to meet the scholarship requirements.
    • Application Portal: https://vastudentservices.smapply.org/prog/granville_pmeade_scholarship/
    • DUE: March 5, 2021
    • The Granville P. Meade Scholarship provides financial assistance to students who have achieved academically, but who are financially unable to attend college. The Granville P. Meade fund provides scholarship awards to worthy and financially disadvantaged Virginia high school seniors to attend one of Virginia's public or private colleges or universities. 
    • Scholarship Memo

    24. Capital One Virginia Military Dependent Scholarships

    • Amount: Three winners will be selected to receive one of the following amounts: $5,000, $3,000, or $2,000.
    • DUE: March 15, 2021
    • Purpose: Aid and honor talented high school seniors who are the dependents of Service members, and have exemplified excellence through school work and community involvement.
    • Eligibility Criteria:
      • Current high school senior
      • Attending college or university in the upcoming academic year
      • VA resident
      • US Citizen or legal resident
      • Dependent of an active duty Service member, or dependent of a Service member in the National Guard or Reserves
      • Capital One employees and family are not eligible
    • Scholarship Flyer

    25. Virginia State University Alumni Association Peninsula Chapter 2020-2021 Scholarship

    • Amount: $1,500
    • Application opens February 5th and DUE: April 17, 2021
    • Requirements listed on flyer but must be admitted into Virginia State University
    • Scholarship Flyer

    26. College Board Scholarships left for seniors

    27. Ian Michael Burgett Memorial Fund Scholarship

    • Selection criteria:
      • Applicant must be a high school graduate who will be attending a four-year accredited college or a two-year transfer program to a four-year accredited college as a full-time student, and the scholarship must be used for the academic year it is awarded.
      • Applicant must exhibit exceptional character, thoughtfulness, a spirit of volunteerism, self-confidence, and a strong sense of self.
      • Applicant must be involved in extracurricular activities, either through school or outside organizations.
      • Neither financial need or GPA will be considered in the selection process.
    • DUE: March 15, 2021
    • Amount: $2,000
    • Scholarship Flyer

    28. Xi Zeta Omicron Chapter Scholarship

    • Purpose: The Sorority seeks to provide financial assistance to a deserving female student from a York County, Virginia school.
    • Eligibility:
    • Applicants must be a graduating senior from York High School and meet the following eligibility requirements:
      • Have a minimum 3.0 grade point average
      • Plan to further their education in a program of at least two years duration, including vocational, technical or post-secondary institutions
      • Demonstrate active involvement in school and community activities, to include leadership positions
      • Submit an essay, no more than 500 words, on what the Beta Sigma Phi’s motto of, “Life, Learning, and Friendship” means to you.
    • DUE: March 31, 2021
    • Scholarship Announcement
    • Applicatio

    29. Yorktown Rotary Scholarship

    • DUE: May 7, 2021
    • Award based on: student’s academic performance, leadership skills, commitment to participation in and service to one’s community, and student’s essay on the Rotary Motto – “Service Above Self.”
    • Award: 1 winner from Grafton, Tabb and York High School.
    • Amount: $1,500
    • Flyer

    30. Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Scholarship

    • DUE: April 16, 2021
    • Amount: (3) $1,000 Scholarships and (2) book stipends
    • Flyer

    31. Pathways Flight Academy: Free Summer high school flight academy

    • The Virginia Space Grant Consortium (VSGC), in partnership with Averett University, Aviation Adventures, and the Virginia Department of Aviation, is offering flight academies at no cost for high school students statewide. 
    • Flyer

    32. The Peninsula Scholarship

    • Must be a high school senior in Hampton, Newport News, Poquoson, York County or Williamsburg-James City County schools.
    • Must have a minimum “B” average and a need for financial assistance to attend college.
    • The total amount of the award is $4,000 payable in semester installments of $500.
    • https://www.pcfvirginia.org/scholarshipfunds-920950-875208.html

    33. Kellam, Weaver- Fagan, & Hastee Educational Trusts Scholarship

    • The Applicant must be a senior at Bethel, Hampton, Kecoughtan, or Phoebus High School in the City of Hampton, Virginia.
    • Must be a prospective June graduate.
    • Must matriculate to an accredited Virginia four-year college, university or nearby community college.
    • Must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher.
    • Must be able to demonstrate that they have made a strong commitment to community service and helping others.
    • The total amount of the award is $8,000 payable in equal semester installments of $1,000. This amount may vary from year to year and the scholarship may or may not be renewable for subsequent years.
    • https://www.pcfvirginia.org/scholarshipfunds-920950-875208-980935.html

    34. Ferguson Enterprises College Scholarship and Ferguson Trades School Scholarship

    • Must be a legally dependent child (whether natural, adopted, or step child) of a full –time (minimum 30- hours per week) Ferguson Enterprises or Subsidiary Associate, which associate has completed a minimum tenure of two years by the scholarship deadline.
    • Must be a high school senior or post-secondary student enrolled full-time (12 or more credit hours per semester) at a two or four year college/university or trade/vocational school at the time of the award.
    • Must have a minimum 2.75 overall GPA on a 4.0 scale or equivalent.
    • If a college freshman, sophomore, junior: plan to re-enroll full time in your current institution or show proof of acceptance to transfer to another qualifying institution.
    • The total amount of the Ferguson Enterprises Scholarship award is $6,000 payable in semester installments of $750.
    • https://www.pcfvirginia.org/scholarshipfunds-920950-875208-488058.html

    35. Julie M Sager Memorial Scholarship

    36. Joseph H. Levi Memorial Scholarship

    • Must be a Tabb High School senior who has actively participated in one or more athletic programs at Tabb High School.
    • Must have achieved a cumulative GPA minimum of 2.5 or higher.
    • Must have demonstrated participation and commitment to community service and activities.
    • The total amount of this one-time award is $500, payable in full for the first semester.
    • https://www.pcfvirginia.org/scholarshipfunds-920950.html

    37. Michael J. Tylavsky, Jr. Memorial Scholarship

    • Must be a senior at any York County High School.
    • Must be interested in a career of technology and or health and have a financial need to attend college.
    • Must have a minimum 2.75 overall GPA.
    • The total amount of this one-time award is $500, payable in full for the first semester.
    • https://www.pcfvirginia.org/scholarshipfunds-920950-698489-667925.html

    38. Arthur Lee Galloway Jr, Memorial Scholarship

    • Must be a York High School senior.
    • Must have achieved a cumulative GPA minimum of 2.5 or higher.
    • Must exemplify A. Lee Galloway’s traits of patriotism, athletics, sense of humor and interest in journalism and reading.
    • The total amount of this one-time award is $2,500 payable in full for the first semester.
    • https://www.pcfvirginia.org/scholarshipfunds-920950-323056-985461.html    

    39. Thomas W. Doggins Memorial Scholarship

    • Must be a Tabb High School senior.
    • Must be in financial need of aid for post- secondary education at a four-year college, university, community college or technical or trade school.
    • The total amount of this one-time award is $500, payable in full for the first semester.
    • https://www.pcfvirginia.org/scholarshipfunds-920950-323056.html

    40. Trevor J. McLaughlin Memorial Scholarship

    • Must be a Bruton High School senior.
    • Must have achieved a cumulative GPA minimum of 2.75 or higher.
    • Must showcase Trevor’s willingness to help the community, as well as traits of friendship and dependability.
    • Must be pursuing a post-secondary degree/career in the STEM fields.
    • The award amount is a one-time amount of $500, payable in full the first
    • https://www.pcfvirginia.org/scholarshipfunds-920950-323056-972067.html

    41. The Apprentice School Alumni Foundation Scholarship

    • An individual can only apply if he/she has applied to The Apprentice School of Newport News Shipbuilding, has been made an offer and has a start date for an apprenticeship. 
    • Scholarship money may be used for technology (computer, notebook, tablet, etc.), school supplies, relocation expenses as well as room & board.
    • The award is a one-time amount of $500, payable at the time of the award.
    • https://www.pcfvirginia.org/scholarshipfunds-920950-351694.html

    42. The Jean M. Yokum Scholarship

    • Must be a member of Langley Federal Credit Union’s Constellation Club.
    • Must be a graduating senior accepted full-time (12 semester hours) into a college or university.
    • Must have graduated from high school with an overall GPA of 2.5 or higher.
    • The amount of annual scholarship award is $5,000 awarded to 4 students.
    • https://www.pcfvirginia.org/scholarshipfunds-920950-875208-745725.html    

    43. The James M. Steven’s Memorial Scholarship

    •  Be a graduating student from Hampton, York County or Poquoson public schools.
    • Have an existing Individualized Education Plan (IEP)  
    • Have the desire to continue education beyond high school into a post-secondary school program (such as a 2 or 4-year college, university, community college, trade school, apprenticeship or vocational certification training program).
    • This is a teacher nominated award of $2000. For one student at each high school. The scholarship may be used within two years of the award.
    • https://www.pcfvirginia.org/scholarshipfunds-920950-875208-482888.html

    44. The Henry Jordan Memorial Scholarship Fund 

     45. JMU Scholarship Opportunity:

    • For already admitted students who submitted the FAFSA and identified by the Financial Aid Office as eligible for the Pell Grant.
    • Centennial Scholarship: JMU awards several Centennial Scholarships to incoming freshmen and transfer students each year. This scholarship covers Tuition & Fees along with Room & Board costs for an entire academic year. Students must be Virginia residents and eligible for the Pell Grant to be considered, and the scholarship is renewable provided students maintain at least a 3.0 GPA and follow other University requirements for the scholarship. More details can be found at: https://www.jmu.edu/centscholars/programs-undergraduate.shtml. Information about how to apply can be found at: https://www.jmu.edu/centscholars/application-process-freshman.shtml. The scholarship application is open now and will close on March 1.
    • Waiving of Deposit: JMU will waive the intent-to-enroll deposit for any students that are Pell eligible. Those students can reach out directly to me if they have decided they want to come to JMU and want their tuition deposit waived. 

    46. Tidewater Soaring Society Aviation Scholarship

    • Provides full scholarships to students with an interest in aviation
    • http://www.tidewatersoaring.org/scholarships.html
    • Includes 35 Instructional flights, study materials, and membership in both the Soaring Society of America and the Tidewater Soaring Society for the scholarship period.
    • DUE: March 15, 2021

    47. Virginia Peninsula Post of the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME.org)

    • For 2021 we hope to award scholarships in four categories:  1) high school seniors, 2) college freshman and sophomores, 3) college juniors and seniors, and 4) graduate students.  This ensures we touch all levels of study.
    • DUE: Completed applications must be emailed, or hand-delivered to the undersigned Friday, April 23, 2021.  Contact information is provided in the application package.  Winners will be notified via email or phone by Thursday, July 8, 2021.  Winners are invited to attend an SAME Virginia Peninsula Post to accept their award in person.  If the winner cannot attend, the scholarship check will be mailed via US Postal Service. 
    • Flyer

    48. Yorktown Women’s Club (YWC) Scholarship

    • Amount: $1,000
    • DUE: April 1, 2021
    • Eligibility:
      • The applicant must be accepted by and attend a Virginia state supported college or university.
      • The applicant must have an overall grade point average of at least 2.5 on a 4.0 scale. In addition to academic achievement, the applicant will be judged on the basis of financial need, extracurricular activities, and service to the school and community.
    • Qualifications
    • 4-year application
    • 2-year application

    49. The Williamsburg Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Scholarship

    • Amount: There are three (3) $1000 each memorial scholarships, (Dr. Elizabeth R. Morgan, Shirleen Judkins and Julia P. Boyce) and two (2) $500 each book awards.
    • The sorority seeks to provide financial assistance to deserving graduating high school students from York, Gloucester, Mathews, James City counties and the City of Williamsburg.
    • DUE: March 19, 2021
    • Online application: http://www.williamsburgdst.org/scholarship

     50. Tabb High School Alumni Association Scholarship

    • Amount: $1,000
    • DUE: April 30, 2021
    • Qualifications:
      • Applicant must be a Senior at Tabb High School.
      • Applicant must have applied to or been accepted to an institute of higher learning or vocational school.
      • Applicant cannot have been awarded a full scholarship from any other source or combined sources.  An award of a full scholarship shall be defined as anyone receiving full reimbursement for tuition expenses for the institute of higher learning they have chose to attend.
      • Applicant, without exception, will be considered ineligible for a scholarship from the Tabb High School Alumni if they have been found, at any time, to be in violation of the standards established by the York County School Division or if any disciplinary action involving inappropriate behavior to include the use of alcohol, tobacco, and/or drugs.
    • Application

    51. Eustis Sergeants Major Association Scholarship:

    • Amount: one to three $500.00 scholarships
    • DUE: Delivered to the Eustis Sergeant’s Major Association no later than May 15, 2021
    • Eligibility:
      1. Current high school seniors who have demonstrated academic success as well as a heart for community service.
      2. All applicants must enter an accredited college or university, or attend a two-year vocational or training school on a full-time basis in the upcoming year.
    • Application Packet

    52. Tabb High School PTSA 2021 Scholarship

    • Amount: Four $400.00 scholarships to graduating seniors
    • DUE: May 7, 2021
    • Eligibility:
      1. A student member of the Tabb HS PTSA. If you are unsure if you are a member, please contact ptsa.tabbhigh@gmail.com to confirm.
      2. Graduating from Tabb HS June of 2021
      3. Attending a post-secondary educational institution in the fall term of 2021.
      4. Submit one short essay.
    • Essay prompt: Describe a positive impact you made during your high school years.
    • Essay Specifications:
      1. Essays must be typed, double-spaced, using a traditional 12-point font
      2. Each essay must be no greater than 300 words in length
      3. Include your name and student ID at the top of the page. Your name will be removed prior to being shared with the judges. If your name or identifying descriptors appear in the essay, it will be disqualified. This will ensure a blind judging of the applications.
    • Please insure all information is correct and submit completed Essays to ptsa.tabbhigh@ycsd.york.va.us

    53. Key Club District Scholarship

    54. Newport News (VA) Chapter of the Links, Incorporated Scholarship

    • Amount: $2,500
    • Eligibility: High School Female Senior who demonstrated academic achievement and leadership in her school and community and will matriculate at either an accredited Historically Black College or University (HBCU) degree-granting four-year college or university or an accredited two-year college.
    • DUE: April 15, 2021
    • Application and Information

    55. The Kiwanis Club of Poquoson Scholarship

    • Amount: $1,000
    • Eligibility: a graduating senior from Tabb High School, and focused on community involvement.
    • Application: https://forms.gle/y3mvd4gMgQPEBNVE9
    • DUE: Midnight on May 5th.  

     56. York-James City-Williamsburg Branch of the NAACP Awards Scholarship

    • AMOUNT: Three (3) $1,000 Scholarships
    • DUE: May 3, 2021
    • Submit application by email or mail
    • Application

    57. ECPI University new CADD program

    • For any student interested in STEM and CADD
    • Scholarship form for students interested in pursuing an Associate of Science or Bachelor of Science Degree
      • DUE: May 31, 2021
      • REQUIREMENTS:
        • Scholarship application must be complete and legible
        • Include official high school transcript
        • Two letters of recommendation (1 from a teacher and 1 from a counselor)
        • Typed personal essay (250 words minimum) explaining your reason for pursing a higher education at ECPI University.
    • ECPI CADD Packet
    • ECPI Scholarship

     58. DKG International Society for Key Women Educators

    • Amount: One $500 recruitment grant (scholarship)
    • Purpose: Female high school senior who plans to work in the field of education.
    • DUE: May 4, 2021 to the School Counseling office
    • Application

    59. Julia E. Holloway Scholarship for Students with disabilities

    60. National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth (NAEHCY) Scholarship

    61. NC A&T State University Scholarship

    • AMOUNT: Minimum of $500
    • DUE: May 15, 2021
    • ELIGIBILITY:
      • Must attend one of the high schools in the Peninsula area
      • Must matriculate to North Carolina A&T State University
      • Have a good to excellent academic record
      • Possess strong leadership qualities
      • Have involvement in school and community activities
      • Are enrolled in area public high schools
      • Demonstrate financial need
      • Must submit two (2) letters of recommendation
      • Must submit an official high school transcript (with the appropriate high school seal)
    • Application

    62. Kendra R Atherton Memorial Scholarship

    • AMOUNT: Five (5) $2,000 Scholarships
    • DUE: May 1, 2021
    • ELIGIBILITY:
      • Be seniors enrolled in a public or private high school in the Hampton Roads cities of Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Chesapeake, Suffolk, Franklin, Gloucester, Hampton, Isle of White, Newport News, Poquoson, Southampton or Portsmouth;
      • Be accepted to an undergraduate curriculum at a 2 or 4 year college or university as a full time student and have proof of that acceptance;
      • Have lost their parent or legal guardian to cancer;
      • Show interest in their pursuit of personal excellence;
      • Show interest in service and compassion for others vis a vis their school-based activities, community service activities, or work-related activities;
      • Submit their resumé along with two letters of recommendation from the following list of possibilities (letters from individuals having 2 different roles in the life of the applicant is preferred): teacher, guidance counselor, coach, clergy, mentor or work supervisor (NOTE: letters of reference may NOT be submitted by family members);
      • Submit an essay of no more than 500 words describing the circumstances around the loss of the parent or legal guardian to cancer, the impact on the family, and the way in which the applicant has shown exceptional character in his or her daily life, specifically deep caring and compassion for others as well as ongoing dedication to personal excellence;
      • Agree to a face-to-face interview by the scholarship committee if requested;
      • Submit to any and all verification procedures that the committee deems necessary;
      • Agree to provide feedback to the committee about the benefit this scholarship has had on their pursuit of higher education, if awarded.
    • Application Information
    • Application

     63. Wilbert W. Wallace Scholarship

    • AMOUNT: one (1) $1,500 * I called about price since it isn’t listed.
    • DUE: June 15
    • ELIGIBILITY:
      • Must be a high school graduate of York County, James City County or the City of Williamsburg.
      • GPA – no less than a “C”. Official transcript signed and sealed must be provided.
      • Planning to acquire a two (2) or four (4) year degree.
      • Proof of college acceptance must be submitted with application.
      • Financial need for scholarship.
      • Must have church membership.
      • Involvement in church, community and school activities.
      • Proof of income must be provided.
    • Application

     64. RADM John Marocchi Memorial Scholarship

    • AMOUNT: two (2) awards of $2,500 to two graduating seniors from VA high schools
    • DUE: May 2, 2021
    • ELIGIBILITY: 
      • Be a current student in the senior class of an accredited public or private high school or home school program in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
      • Be planning to pursue a program of study in an ROTC program at a Virginia college or university that will lead to a career in the US Military Service.
      • Be a US Citizen or permanent resident at the time of application.
      • Possess an unweighted minimum GPA of 2.75.
      • Requirements
    • Online application and information: Marocchi Memorial Scholarship | Virginia War Memorial (vawarmemorial.org) 

    65. April Scholarship Newsletter from StudentScholarships.org

    • 15 Scholarships available to students in our district
    • Newsletter

     

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    Sleep Scholarship - Applicants need to submit a written piece exploring their personal relationship with sleep health and the impact it’s had on their education in an 800-1000 word essay.

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    Military Scholarships

    Military Scholarships for Service Members, Spouses, and Dependents

    Military Scholarship Information and Opportunities

    Aviation Scholarships

    Aviation Scholarships - See website for details

    Colonel James L. Graham, Jr. Memorial Aviation Scholarship - For the purpose of helping a young person achieve their goal of obtaining a pilot's certifitcation.

    Scholarships for Students with Disabilities

    The Definitive Guide to Scholarships for Students with Disabilities