Scholarship listings: Updated November 16, 2015
Herman & Herman Innovation Scholarship - This scholarship was created to raise awareness for how technology has altered driving abilities during the 21st century. The contest information can be seen here: www.herrmanandherrman.com/scholarship . First place prize is $2,000, followed by two additional prizes of $1,000 and $500. DEADLINE: December 1st, 2015
Better Buisness Bureau Student of Integrity Scholarship Awards- $1000 scholarships sponsored by the Better Business Bureau Serving Western Virginia are awarded to high school seniors based on leadership, community service, personal integrity and academic history. See the counseling office or got to www.vawest.bbb.studentofintegrity for an application. DEADLINE: January 29, 2016
Maude E. Wallace Scholarship—is a general scholarship ($1,000) for any senior planning to further his/her education in any field at a Virginia college or university and who has financial need. Applications are available in the counseling office. DEADLINE: Must be postmarked by April 15, 2016
Ella. G. Agnew Scholarship—is for a senior seeking training for a nursing career OR in a field related to the medical profession. The scholarship is for $1,000 and you must be planning to go to a college in Virginia and have financial need. Applications are available in the counseling office. DEADLINE: Must be postmarked April 15, 2016
Ray Houser Scholarship—this scholarship fund was established in 2011 by the Staunton Music Guild in honor of Mr. Houser’s dedication to radio broadcasting, music, and his steadfast commitment towards helping others in his community. Ray Houser was a local icon, DJ, musician, entrepreneur, and radio personality since 1946. This $500 scholarship will be awarded to a graduating high school senior from a school in Staunton, Waynesboro or Augusta County. Applicants must have a GPA equal to or higher than 3.0 and submit a 500 word essay on the following topic: How has music inspired you and what are your future plans in the music/broadcasting industry? Applicants should include contact information, grade, and the school attended on the essay. Electronic submissions should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org and hard copy submissions to the attention of SMG, 625 Essex Dr., Staunton, VA 24401. DEADLINE: Applications must be submitted not later than March 15, 2016
The Elks Legacy Scholarship competition is open to any high school senior that will be attending college who are children or grandchildren of dues-paying Elks. Applicants compete separately against other children and grandchildren from Virginia. They are judged on the core values of the Elks National Foundation: Knowledge, Charity, Community Service, and Integrity The applications are submitted on-line only and the deadline is January 29, 2016. Information about eligibility and to obtain an application is available @ www.elks.org/enf/scholars.
Dupont Community Credit Union Scholarship—DuPont Community Credit Union is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a graduating senior at each of the area high schools. Each school in the area has one recipient. Applicants must be planning to attend a two or four year accredited educational institution. Applicants must apply online at mydccu.com . DEADLINE: March 1,2016
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