WHS 2020-21 Scholarship Information List
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On HoldUnited States Senate Youth Program
(Virginia Dept. of Education)
$10KThe Virginia Department of Education will select two student delegates to represent Virginia in the United States Senate Youth Program sponsored by the William Randolph Hearst Foundation. Each delegate will receive a $10,000 scholarship and an all-expense-paid trip to Washington, D.C., for the week of March 2-9, 2019. Each public and private high school may submit up to three nominees. See your school counselor if you are interested. http://www.doe.virginia.gov/administrators/superintendents_memos/2019/196-19.docx
9/29/2020QuestBridge National College MatchFull ScholarshipThe QuestBridge National College Match is a college and scholarship application process that helps outstanding low-income high school seniors gain admission and full four-year scholarships to the nation's most selective colleges. Info for Seniors & Juniors on the webpage.https://www.questbridge.org/high-school-students
10/1/2020School House Connection Youth Scholarship$2,000Awards scholarships to at least ten youth who have experienced homelessness. See link for more informationhttps://www.schoolhouseconnection.org/youth-leadership/scholarship-program/
10/5/2020AES Scholarship$500AES Engineering is pleased to be able to continue offering scholarships to motivated students to help in the furthering of their education.http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.php
10/16/2020National Young Arts Foundation ScholarshipVarioushttp://apply.youngarts.org/
10/20/2020Heisman High School $500/$1000/$5000High achieving student athletes. You will need a recommendation, which is also due on 10/29, so act early. Please let Mrs. Watson know if you would like to be nominated for this scholarship.https://www.heismanscholarship.com
10/25/2020Horatio Alger Scholarship Program$25,000As one of the nation’s largest college financial aid programs in the country, the Horatio Alger National Scholarship Program is one of the major scholarship programs nationally that specifically assists high school students who have faced and overcome great obstacles in their young lives. https://scholars.horatioalger.org/
10/30/2020Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship ProgramVariousJack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholars are selected based on exceptional academic ability and achievement, financial need, persistence, a desire to help others, and leadership..http://www.jkcf.org/scholarship-programs/college-scholarship/
10/31/2020Coca Cola Scholars Program Scholarship$20,000The Coca Cola Scholars Program Scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors each year. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, and their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities.http://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/applicants/#programs
10/31/2020VFW Voice of Democracy ScholarshipVariousThe VFW established the Voice of Democracy program (VOD) in 1947 to provide students grades 9-12 the opportunity to express themselves in regards to democratic ideas and principles.http://www.vfw.org/VOD/
11/1/2020Dingledine-Bluestone Scholarships
(James Madison University)
$12KThe Dingledine Scholarships are awarded to James Madison University applicants based on demonstrated excellence in academic achievement, leadership, and community service.http://www.jmu.edu/admissions/apply/scholarships-ding.shtml
11/2/2020Emergency Educational Grants
(National Elk Foundation)
VariousThe Emergency Educational Grants for easing financial difficulties aid provides for college financial assistance to children of deceased or totally disabled Elks in the form of renewable, one year grants ranging up to $4,000.http://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/Eefgrants.cfm
11/6/2020Visual Arts Fellowship (Virginia Museum of Fine Arts)VariousThe Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Fellowship Program is a vital source of funding for the visual arts and art history in Virginia. VMFA is committed to supporting professional artists as well as art and art history students who demonstrate exceptional creative ability in their chosen discipline and, as such, has awarded more than $5 million in Fellowships to Virginians.http://vmfa.formstack.com/forms/general_application_form
11/15/2020Most Valuable Student Scholarship
(National Elk Foundation & Staunton Elk's Lodge #351)
VariousStudents will be judged on Scholarship, Leadership and Financial Aid.http://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/MVS.cfm
11/30/2020DR. JUAN ANDRADE JR. SCHOLARSHIP FOR YOUNG HISPANIC LEADERS$1,000Must demonstrate financial need. Must have at least one parent of hispanic ancestry. DACA and undocumented applicants may apply.
12/1/2020John Montgomery Belk Scholarship - (Davidson College)$30KFor students interested in attending Davidson College, the Belk Scholarship recognizes and awards students of demonstrated superior intellectual and personal achievement and significant leadership ability. High schools must nominate interested students. If you are interested, see your school counselor. http://www.davidson.edu/admission-and-financial-aid/john-belk-scholarship
12/1/2020Innovation ScholarshipVariousHerrman & Herrman, P.L.L.C. cares about the future of young drivers and about making our roads as safe as possible. To increase awareness about technological innovations and how they affect driving safety, Herrman & Herrman, P.L.L.C. is sponsoring an essay contest with $3,500 in prizes to help young people further their educations.http://www.herrmanandherrman.com/scholarship/
12/15/2020Equitable Excellence Scholarship$2500-$25,000Every year, students across the country work hard to make a positive and lasting impact in their communities and beyond. And every year, we award $1.8 million in college scholarships to hundreds of these remarkable young people throughout the nation representing all 50 states, Washington DC and Puerto Rico.https://equitable.com/foundation/equitable-excellence-scholarship?utm_source=usaxacom&utm_campaign=brandredirect&utm_medium=referral
12/31/2020Huggable Supermom Scholarship$1,000For single moms, children of single moms. See link for more information.https://huggable.com/pages/scholarships
1/15/2021JFK Profile in Courage Essay ContestVariousThe Profile in Courage Essay Contest invites United States high school students to consider the concept of political courage by writing an essay on a U.S. elected official who has chosen to do what is right, rather than what is expedient.http://www.jfklibrary.org/Education/Profile-in-Courage-Essay-Contest.aspx
1/12/2021Virginia Daughters of the American Revolution ScholarshipVariousApplicant must be a senior at a Virginia high school planning to continue his/her education at a Virginia college or university. The student must plan to work toward an undergraduate degree in a field other than nursing.https://static1.squarespace.com/static/5cb7b935797f7468982a2762/t/5cca908e4785d3e1b66fb29c/1556779151057/ScholarshipApp-All-Majors-0816+%281%29+Revised+2-10.pdf
1/12/2021Virginia Daughters of the American Revolution Nursing ScholarshipVariousApplicant must be a senior at an accredited Virginia high school, planning to continue his/her education at a Virginia college or university and study Nursing. https://static1.squarespace.com/static/5cb7b935797f7468982a2762/t/5cca90c24e17b65a8b318edb/1556779202680/ScholarshipApp-Nursing-0816+%281%29+Final+Version.pdf
1/22/2021Virginia Tech Undergraduate Scholarships VariousGeneral Deadline. Some earlier. Check website.https://vt.academicworks.com/
2/5/2021Legacy Scholarship
(National Elk Foundation)
VariousThe Legacy Scholarship competition is open to any high school senior that will be attending college who are children or grandchildren of dues-paying Elks. They are judged on the core values of the Elks National Foundation: Knowledge, Charity, Community Service, and Integrity. Opens 9/1.http://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/Legacy.cfm
2/1/2021Institute Scholars Program
(Virginia Military Institute)
$5K and HigherFull and partial scholarships are available to students bound for VMI. For consideration, students must have a combined SAT of 1350 (reading and math) or ACT of 30 and a high school GPA of 3.7 or higher. http://www.vmi.edu/academics/scholarships/
2/1/2021Gloria Wille Bell and Carlos R. Bell Scholarship ProgramVariousBell Scholarships are merit-based scholarships intended to enhance recruitment efforts at the University of Michigan for academically talented students pursuing undergraduate science-related degrees in the College of Engineering or the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts. Students from the Commonwealth of Virginia are uniquely eligible for this scholarship. http://www.bellscholarship.org/
2/1/2021 opens 11/1Jackie Robinson Foundation ScholarshipVariousThrough its Education and Leadership Development Program, the Jackie Robinson Foundation provides scholarships of up to $24,000/four years to minority high school students showing leadership potential and demonstrating financial need to attend an accredited 4-year college or university of their choice. Opens 11/1.http://www.jackierobinson.org/apply/
11/12/2019 Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarships$2,500The Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship is a one-time $2,500 scholarship awarded to a graduating high school senior with a documented learning disability (LD) and/or ADHD who will be enrolled in a two-year community college, a vocational or technical training program, or a specialized program for students with LD and/or ADHD in the fall.https://www.ncld.org/scholarships-and-awards/#scholarship-318
11/12/2019Anne Ford Scholarship$10,000 over 4 yearsThe Anne Ford Scholarship is a $10,000 scholarship ($2,500/year over four years) granted to a graduating high school senior with a documented learning disability (LD) and/or ADHD who will be enrolled in a full-time bachelor’s degree program in the fall.https://www.ncld.org/scholarships-and-awards/#scholarship-318
11/15/2019John W. Greene Memorial Scholarship$1KThe John W. Greene Memorial Scholarship was established to provide funds for educational scholarships to current or lifetime Waynesboro First Aid Crew members and/or their family members and current or lifetime Waynesboro Fire Department members and/or their family members.http://www.communityfoundationcbr.org/john-w-greene-memorial-scholarship/
12/06/2019Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship ProgramVariousThe Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program recognizes students who exemplify skills and abilities throughout their high school careers and who serve as models for their fellow students.https://apply.scholarsapply.org/leadersandachievers/information.php
12/8/2019Foot Locker Scholar AthletesVariousThe Foot Locker Scholar Athletes program honors student-athletes who demonstrate exceptional academic ability and strong leadership skills in sports, in their schools, and within their communities. Must be nominated. See your counselor. Opens 9/26https://footlockerscholarathletes.com/
12/15/19 will open 10/19VALHEN Scholarship ProgramVariousYearly, VALHEN ‘s scholarships are awarded to students who graduate from a Commonwealth of Virginia high school and/or attend, on a full-time basis, a public or private institution of higher education in Virginia. VALHEN is helping Virginia HS graduates go to college in Virginia!https://www.valhen.org/valhen-scholarships
12/15/2019Burger King Scholars Program$1000-$50000Recipients are selected based on their grade point average (GPA), work experience, extracurricular activities and community service.https://bkmclamorefoundation.org/whatwedo/scholarsprogram
1/1/2020The National Wild Turkey Federation Dr. James Earl Kennamer Academic Scholarship ProgramVarious3.0 GPA or higher; student must support the preservation of the hunting tradition and actively participate in hunting sports; student must have a hunting licensehttps://www.nwtf.org/resource-library/detail/scholarship-application
1/3/2020GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program$10,000Honoring the legacy and character of our nation’s 40th President, the GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program rewards college-bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship with financial assistance to pursue higher education. Apply early. Only up to 25,000 applications are accepted.http://www.reaganfoundation.org/GE-RFScholarships.aspx
1/31/2020James M. & Erma T. Freemont Foundation ScholarshipVariousThe James M. & Erma T. Freemont Foundation will award $10,000 in scholarships for the 2017-2018 academic school year. Scholarships will be awarded to graduating high school seniors, undergraduates and students in graduate school. Applicants must plan to matriculate at an accredited historically black college/university for the Fall 2017/Spring 2018 academic year.http://www.freemontfoundation.com/scholarships.html
01/22/2020National Beta Scholarship ProgramVarious
This year, Beta will award over 250 scholarships, ranging in value from $1,000 to $15,000, to deserving 12th grade Beta member
1/31/2020BBB Students of Integrity$1,000Applications and essays will be accepted from students who attend a high school or are home-schooled within the area served by this BBB. Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA to apply.www.bbbstudentofintegrity.org
2/7/2020Waynesboro/Augusta Womens ClubVarious
You can be male or female judged on the basis of Scholastic achievement, Financial need, Extracurricular activties and Good character.
W/AWCScholarship in the local folder in the counseling office.
priority 2/15/2020BRCC ScholarshipsVariousStudents planning to attend Blue Ridge Community College for credit classes are eligible. Priority deadline is 2/15, deadline is 4/15/20https://brcc.academicworks.com/
2/15/2020DAR Scholarship
(National Society Daughters of the American Revolution)
VariousThe NSDAR awards multiple scholarships to students showing dedication to the pursuit of degrees in diverse disciplines including history, law, nursing, and education.http://www.dar.org/national-society/scholarships
2/15/202015th Annual National Co-Op Scholarship ProgramVariousGeneral academic scholarship for students who apply and attend a WACE Partner Institution (Clarkson University, Drexel University, Johnson and Wales University, Merrimack College, SUNY Oswego, University of Massachusetts Lowell) and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 or betterhttp://www.waceinc.org/scholarship/index.html
2/19/2020Virginia State Golf Association (VSGA) Scholarship ProgramVariousThe VSGA Scholarship Program was founded to help young Virginians with an interest in golf attend colleges and universities in the Commonwealth. (Skill and ability are neither requirements or considerations in this scholarship competition.)https://vsga.org/vsga-vip-scholarship-foundation/scholarship-application/
2/20/2020Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative Scholarship$1,000Any high-school or home-schooled senior graduating in 2016 whose parents or guardians are member-owners of Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative and whose primary residence is served by the cooperative is eligible to apply now for a $1,000 scholarship.https://www.svec.coop/community/svec-scholarship-information/
2/21/2020JMU Second Century Scholarship75% tuition at JMUMerit-based renewable award for up to four years of full time, undergraduate study in a designated STEM major at JMU. The value of the SCS award is set at 75% of in-state tuition & fees as determined in the entering freshman year. https://www.jmu.edu/admissions/apply/scholarships-stem.shtml
2/24/2020Community Scholarship for Excellence
(Community Foundation of Central Blue Ridge)
$1,100The criteria for the Community Scholarship for Excellence will be based upon merit only. Merit will be based upon the individual’s scholastic achievement, extra-curricular activities, and community involvement and leadership during high school. This scholarship is extremely competitive and applicants should have a cumulative G.P.A. of 4.0 or higher.http://cfcbr.org/community-scholarship-for-excellence/
02/24/2020Kenneth L. Jones Memorial Scholarship
(Community Foundation of Central Blue Ridge)
$2KThe Kenneth L. Jones Memorial Scholarship was established to provide one-year scholarships to outstanding seniors attending high schools in Staunton, Waynesboro or Augusta County. The donors’ intent is to provide educational funding for African-American students.http://cfcbr.org/kenneth-l-jones-memorial-scholarship/
02/24/2020Roy B. Martin Memorial Scholarship$1,950The Roy B. Martin Memorial Scholarship was established to provide funds for college scholarships to graduating seniors of Waynesboro High School who demonstrate outstanding academic achievement and are active in the community. Scholarship recipients are eligible to re-apply for a second year of funding as long as the recipient continues to meet scholarship criteria and funds are available.http://cfcbr.org/roy-b-martin-memorial-scholarship-whs/
02/24/2020Mark Tinsley Scholarship
(Community Foundation of Central Blue Ridge)
$1KThis scholarship is designed to assist a high school or college level applicant interested in the culinary arts, hospitality management, or business administration and related degrees in that order of priority.http://cfcbr.org/mark-tinsley-scholarship/
02/24/2020Waynesboro High School Alumni Scholarship$1,000The Waynesboro High School Alumni Scholarship was established in 2005 by Waynesboro High School Alumni, to provide funds for college scholarships to graduating seniors of Waynesboro High School, who have financial need and are well rounded.http://cfcbr.org/waynesboro-high-school-alumni-scholarship/
02/24/2020INVISTA Waynesboro Scholarship
(Community Foundation of Central Blue Ridge)
TBDThe INVISTA Waynesboro Scholarship was established in 2003 to provide funds for college scholarships to outstanding seniors attending high schools in Staunton, Waynesboro and Augusta County, and who have goals for a career or field of study in a science-based curriculum. The scholarship award will be made to deserving students for one academic year.http://cfcbr.org/invista-inc-scholarship-2/
02/24/2020Ganelle Hargrove Cook Scholarship
(Community Foundation of Central Blue Ridge)
$1K-4KThe Ganelle Hargrove Cook Scholarship was established in 1999 to provide annual scholarships to deserving individuals residing in Staunton, Waynesboro and Augusta County who are pursuing a 2 or 4 year degree. Individuals recognized as Hispanic/Latino are encouraged to apply.http://cfcbr.org/ganelle-hargrove-cook-scholarship/
02/24/2020V. Francis & Susan S. Reynolds Scholarship$2,000The V.F. and Susan S. Reynolds Scholarship was established to provide funds for college scholarships to graduating seniors of Waynesboro High School, planning a career in education.http://cfcbr.org/v-francis-and-susan-s-reynolds-scholarship/
2/24/2020Waynesboro High School Alumni Scholarship$1,000The Waynesboro High School Alumni Scholarship was established in 2005 by Waynesboro High School Alumni, to provide funds for college scholarships to graduating seniors of Waynesboro High School, who have financial need and are well rounded.http://cfcbr.org/waynesboro-high-school-alumni-scholarship/
2/24/2020Lindsay Ree Hyson Memorial ScholarshipTBDThe recipients must have specific interest and participation in any of the Arts, including , but not limited to : dance, theater, vocal/instrumental performing or competition, visual arts, graphic arts or photography.https://cfcbr.org/lindsay-ree-hyson-memorial-scholarship/
02/24/2020Martin Lightsey Scholarship for Technical Education
(Community Foundation of Central Blue Ridge)
TBDThe Martin Lightsey Scholarship for Technical Education was established in 2002 to provide funds for college scholarships to outstanding seniors residing in Staunton, Waynesboro and Augusta County, who intend to pursue or are currently pursuing technical education at a two-year or four-year college. Examples of technical education include but are not limited to degrees in engineering, math, chemistry, physics, computer sciences, statistics, and architecture and associate studies in things like quality control, process technology, manufacturing technology, machining, electrical and mechanical operations, and information technology.http://cfcbr.org/martin-lightsey-scholarship-for-technical-education/
2/24/2020Roy B. Martin Memorial Scholarship$1,950The Roy B. Martin Memorial Scholarship was established to provide funds for college scholarships to graduating seniors of Waynesboro High School who demonstrate outstanding academic achievement and are active in the community. Scholarship recipients are eligible to re-apply for a second year of funding as long as the recipient continues to meet scholarship criteria and funds are available.http://cfcbr.org/roy-b-martin-memorial-scholarship-whs/
02/24/2020Louis & Emily M. Spilman Scholarship$1,000The Louis and Emily M. Spilman Scholarship Fund was established to provide annual funds for college scholarships to graduating seniors attending Waynesboro High School, who have demonstrated throughout his/her high school career, a high sense of pride in school and community, a devotion to humanitarian ideals and an interest in writing. The award is continued for each recipient for the four years of his or her undergraduate education provided the student merits the continuation based on the criteria used the first year and funds are available.http://cfcbr.org/louis-and-emily-m-spilman-scholarship/
2/28/2020VMDAEC Education Scholarship
(Virginia, Maryland & Delaware Association of Electric Cooperatives)
$1KAny high school senior graduating in 2019 whose parents or guardians are consumer-members of Central Virginia Electric Cooperative and whose primary residence is served by the cooperative is eligible to apply for a $1,000 scholarship. https://vmdaec.com/scholarship/
2/29/2020College Board Opportunity ScholarshipsvariousApplying to college is a complicated process, so we've created a program that guides you through it. It doesn't require an essay, application, or minimum GPA. Instead, it rewards your effort and initiative. Complete key steps along your path to college for a chance to earn scholarships.https://opportunity.collegeboard.org/
3/1/2020JMU Centenniel Scholarship ProgramTuition Room & BoardThe Centennial Scholars Program provides financial assistance and a multi-level academic support network, to retain eligible under-represented students at JMU. https://www.jmu.edu/centscholars/index.shtml
3/2/2020Virginia Credit UnionVariousVirginia Credit Union will award scholarships for an amount up to $2500 to 30 students enrolled in an accredited college or university for the 2019-20 academic year. Student must be a member by December 1, 2018. See website for other criteria. Pamplets in the Counseling Office.https://www.vacu.org/Resources_Benefits/Scholarships.aspx
3/1/2020Col. Charles E. Savedge Scholarship Award
(Virginia High School League)
$500Each year the VHSL awards $500 to one college-bound senior who has participated and excelled in school publications (magazine, newsmagazine, newspaper and yearbook), and for at least two years has demonstrated outstanding personal qualities such as leadership, writing, proficiency, design aptitude, creativity, teamwork and character. See your school counselor or athletics director for more information. http://www.vhsl.org/scholarships/
3/2/2020George E. Allen Academic Scholarships$2,000“The Allen Law Firm is proud to offer the George E. Allen Scholarship to exceptional high school students in the communities we serve. My grandfather embodied the values of service and perseverance, and this scholarship recognizes students who demonstrate similar values. The students we honor have worked to overcome significant personal challenges, while maintaining a strong focus on academics. We are inspired and motivated by the scholarship recipients every year.” — Courtney Allen Van Winkle, Partner
3/9/2020Headwaters Virginia Association of Soil & Water Conservation Scholarship$1,000The Headwaters Soil & Water Conservation District Scholarship guidelines/criteria allow full-time students who have applied to a college undergraduate level curriculum to apply for the SVCD Scholarship Program. These scholarships are offered to graduating high school students as well as college students.http://headwatersswcd.org/scholarships/
3/9/2020National Independent Automobile Dealers Association Foundation ScholarshipVariousThe NIADA Foundation promotes the academic growth of youth throughout the United States and awards scholarships annually in June at the National Independent Automobile Dealers Association Convention. Prospective applicants must be current seniors with outstanding academic achievement. http://www.niada.com/foundation_scholarship.php
3/9/2020DuPont Community Credit Union Scholarship$1,000DuPont Community Credit Union is offering $1,000 scholarships to one graduating senior at each of the nineteen high schools in their membership area. https://www.mydccu.com/learn/scholarships
3/10/2020Bank Day Scholarship Program
(Virginia Bankers Association)
$1K to $7,500The third Tuesday in March was declared Bank Day in Virginia by the Virginia General Assembly in 1991. On this day, Virginia high school seniors spend a day in banks across the Commonwealth shadowing a banker in their daily duties. The purpose of this experience is for the students to learn about banking, financial services, and the vital role banks play in their communities. From their experience, the students are required to write an essay, and seven scholarships (six regional and one statewide) are awarded on the basis of the essays. Bank Day will take place on 3/19/19https://www.vabankers.org/bank-day-scholarship-program
3/13/2020Granville P. Meade Scholarship (Virginia Department of Education)$2,000.00The Virginia Department of Education coordinates the Granville P. Meade Scholarship which provides financial assistance to students who have achieved academically, but who are financially unable to attend college. The Granville P. Meade fund awards scholarships to eligible Virginia high school seniors to attend one of Virginia's public or private colleges or universities.Counseling Office
Central Shenandoah Valley Master Gardner Association
$1,000Graduating high school seniors in Augusta and Rockingham counties and the cities within, wiht an expressed interest in pursuing post secondary education focused on the world of plants. This could include, but not be limited to: horticulture, landscaping, forestry, agriculture, biology, etc.www.csvmga.org
3/15/2020Kent-Holbert Scholarship$3,000Awarded to a student pursuing a degree in higher education in a health care field or an area of study which supports health care. Applicants must be residents of Augusta County or Nelson County, including cities within those counties.https://www.augustahealth.com/community-outreach/our-scholarship-program
3/15/2020Dick Graham Scholarship$2,500Awarded to an Augusta Health employee, employee's spouse or employee's child for tuition at college or university.https://www.augustahealth.com/community-outreach/our-scholarship-program
3/16/2020Virginia Mayflower Society Scholarship
(Virginia Mayflower Society)
$1,620.00This is an academic scholarship awarded to a student pursuing higher education. https://virginiamayflower.org/scholarship
3/15/2020Steven Short Scholarship$1,000This scholarship is designed to assist high school or college level applicants in Staunton, Waynesboro and Augusta County. An eligible student must be accepted at a college, university or vocational program leading to occupational certification. The student must also be enrolled at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university or vocational program at the end of the current academic year. Preference will be given to applicants who have a deceased parent(s).www.swsgolftournament.com/scholarship-program
3/16/2020Capital One Military Dependents Scholarship$5,000Talented high school seniors who are dependents of service members and have exemplified excellence through school work and community involvement.
3/25/2020Virginia Association of Soil and Water Conservation District (VASWCD) Scholarship$1KThe VASWCD Educational Foundation scholarship program promotes the education of Virginia citizens in technical fields with a natural resource conservation and environmental protection emphasis. The program provides financial support to students majoring in or showing a strong desire to major in a course curriculum related to natural resource conservation and/or environmental studies.http://www.vaswcd.org/student-scholarships
BBB Students of Integrity Social Scholar Video Contest
$500Are you a student that personifies ethics, demonstrates leadership, is committed to community service, & has personal integrity? We encourage you to enter our 2020 BBB Student of Integrity Social Scholar Video Contest. One student will receive a $500 scholarship award toward their educationhttps://woobox.com/i6ztk5
High School Social Leaders Bi-Annual Scholarship
$1,000To apply, students must be actively involved in organizations working to solve key social issues that we face today.
03/31/2020Mike Rowe Foundation Work Ethic ScholarshipVariousGoing to trade or technical school? You may be eligible for this scholarship. https://www.mikeroweworks.org/scholarship/
3/31/2020Waynesboro Rotary Foundation Scholarship$1,000Of the ten $1000 awards, one will based on Academic Merit and "Service above Self" while the other nine will include financial need componet as well.Link to scholarship page
4/1/2020Waynesboro Players Lillian Perkins Morse ScholarshipVariousThe Waynesboro Players annually award a scholarship to a high school senior who has participated in at least one show with the Players in any capacity. Link to scholarship info
04/05/2020VSCA Scholarship$1,000Write an essay about how a school counselor has made a difference in your life.https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeVwPFmYmD5urbPCpu0YnMNFkVBRwDDjrLi1kmONYg_-Q50FA/viewform
4/10/2020XI IOTA Chapter of Omega Psi Psi FraternityResident of Albemarle, Charlottesville, Fluvanna, Louisa or Waynesboro. Grades and school & community involvement are conisdered.Application
4/11/2020Grant-in-Aid Award
(Kappa Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International)
$1,000The Kappa Chapter of The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, an honorary society for women educators, will present a grant-in-aid award of $1,000 in May. This grant-in-aid is in memory of Delta Kappa Gamma members Leona Downs, an Augusta County educator and Grace Ryerson, a Waynesboro City educator. This award will be presented to a female high school senior who attends an Augusta County, Waynesboro City or Staunton City School, who has intentions to pursue a career in the field of education.https://docs.google.com/document/d/1fAFECmo0PIVi-RFbgZ1GpkZJO4VGNW74k-KIvccfr8g/edit?usp=sharing
4/17/2020GRASP Last Dollar Scholarship$1,000GRASP Last Dollar Scholarship recipients are selected based on applications, GRASP advisor recommendations, as well as merit or need. At least one student from each high school with a GRASP advisor is awarded a $500 scholarship. Additional scholarships may range from $250 to $4,000. Students must have met with Ms. Lott during the school year to be eligible. https://grasp4va.org/last-dollar-scholarship-application
04/17/2020Academic AchieversGreater Augusta Regional Chamber of Commercehttps://tinyurl.com/v5loqf4
4/17/2020GRASP 2+2 Renewable Transfer Scholarship Application$1KThis program is designed to assist students in receiving a baccalaureate degree from more than 20 private and public universities in Virginia at a much lower cost and less debt. Interested students must meet with with GRASP coordinator, Mrs. Lott in order to be eligible. http://grasp4va.org/2plus2-transfer-scholarship/
4/17/2020Lee Lodge No. 209 A.F. & A.M. Scholarship$500Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of merit, need and character.Link to application
4/14/2020George W. Shreckhise Memorial Scholarship$1,500The purpose of this scholarship is to support students who are pursuing post secondary educational opportunities in the area of horticulture. Scholarships are awarded on a competitive basis to students who have been admitted to, or are currently enrolled in, one of the following: BRCC with plans to transfer to Virginia Tech to major in Horticulture or Virginia Tech as a Horticulture major. Consideration will be given to the student's character, self-motivation, leadership qualities and community involvement.https://app.smarterselect.com/programs/63493-The-Community-Foundation-Of-Harrisonburg-And-Rockingham-County
4/15/2020We the Students Essay Contest
(Bill of Rights Institute)
VariousThe Bill of Rights Institute seeks to help high school students understand the freedom and opportunity that the Constitution offers. Among other programs, the We the Students Essay Competition allows us to engage and educate thousands of students like yourself, who are interested in liberty, the founding principles, and personal responsibility. Opens 9/17/2018http://billofrightsinstitute.org/engage/students-programs-events/scholarship/
4/15/2020BRCC ScholarshipsVariousStudents planning to attend Blue Ridge Community College for credit classes are eligible. Priority deadline is 2/15, deadline is 4/15/19https://brcc.academicworks.com/
4/15/2020GFWC Staunton-Augusta Junior Women's Club$1,000Deserving females. Based upon community involvement, academic achievment and overall merit.Link to Application in the Counseling Office
4/17/2020The Serenity Garden Scholarship$1,000 Link to Application in the Counseling OfficeScan and email or take a photo and email applicaiton to Mrs. Watson at dwatson@waynesboro.k12.va.us
4/17/2020Candace Cahall Kimmett Scholarship$1,000WHS Student who participated two or more varsity sports, one sport & one VHSL activity or one sport & active involvement in music, band, SGA or school club. Link to ScholarshipScan and email or take a photo and email applicaiton to Mrs. Watson at dwatson@waynesboro.k12.va.us
4/17/2020Wenonah Elementary School ScholarshipVarious
Student graduating from WHS who attended Wenonah Elementary School.
Link to ApplicationScan and email or take a photo and email applicaiton to Mrs. Watson at dwatson@waynesboro.k12.va.us
4/17/2020Berkeley Glenn Scholarship$1,000
Student graduating from WHS who attended Berkeley Glenn Elementary School.
Link to ApplicationScan and email or take a photo and email applicaiton to Mrs. Watson at dwatson@waynesboro.k12.va.us
4/17/2020William Perry Elementary School ScholarshipVarious
Student graduating from WHS who attended William Perry Elementary School.
Link to applicationScan and email or take a photo and email applicaiton to Mrs. Watson at dwatson@waynesboro.k12.va.us