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Henrico Education Foundation – Capital One Access Opportunity

Open to Henrico County Public High School senior who has been accepted to accredited college/university; has a minimum of GPA 2.75; shows marked improvement or maintenance through first semester of senior year; exemplifies values of community service and/or exemplary extracurricular involvement; and shows significant financial need. Application form includes 3 short essays and requires 2 letters of recommendation from school office.  Applications and deadline information can be obtained from your Henrico County high school college counseling office.

 

Crime Stoppers of Metro Richmond Poster Contest

Each year Crime Stoppers of Metro Richmond sponsors a poster contest for area high school students.  The winner of the contest will receive a cash prize and have their poster displayed in area high schools and in the community in the six jurisdictions of Metro Richmond Crime Stoppers; Charles City County, Goochland County, Hanover County, Henrico County, New Kent County, and the City of Richmond.

 

Mechanicsville Ruritan Club Scholarship

Open to graduates of Atlee, Hanover, and Lee-Davis High Schools planning to attend a four-year college, showing good character and community service.  Applicants should have a strong academic record.  Official transcript and letter of recommendation required, as well as a 500 word essay.  Applications and deadline information can be obtained from your Hanover County high school counseling office.

 

Henrico Education Foundation – Highland Springs High School Class of 1967 Scholarship

Created for a Highland Springs graduating senior with financial need planning to pursue a program of study leading to a professional service occupation in Henrico County such as policeman, fireman, EMT, or teacher.  Minimum GPA of 3.0.  See high school counselor for additional information.

 

Virginia Military Survivors and Dependents Education Program

Open to a spouse or child, between the ages of 16 and 29, of a military service member killed, missing in action, taken prisoner, or at least 90 percent disabled  for education benefits. These benefits may include full payment of tuition, fees, room and board, and books at any state-supported college or university in Virginia.

 

Harry F. Byrd Leadership Award

Open to high school seniors who are nominated by each secondary / high school in Virginia.   Student must demonstrate academic accomplishment and embody excellence  of character, leadership, and good character.   One winner will be selected from each congressional district.  Applications and deadline information can be obtained from your high school college guidance counselor.

 

Mid Atlantic PGA Scholarship Foundation – Tony Marlowe Scholarship

Open to annual members of the MAPGA Junior Tour most recently completing their Junior or Senior year of high school. This fund/scholarship is to be awarded primarily based upon on-course etiquette and academic performance. Other factors to be considered may include, but are not limited to: extracurricular activities, financial need, content of required essays, references and off-course behavior.

 

Virginia Aerospace Science and Technology Scholars

An interactive online science, technology, engineering and mathematics learning experience highlighted by a 7-day residential summer academy at NASA Langley Research Center. Students selected to participate in the program are immersed in NASA-related research through interaction with scientists, engineers and technologists. Students must have interest in or an aptitude for math, science, engineering, or technology and a minimum GPA of 2.7.

 

The Virginia Latino Higher Education Network (VALHEN)

Open to Virginia resident students who are of Latino/Hispanic heritage and who have graduated or will graduate from a Virginia high school with a 2.5 GPA.  Applicant must be planning to enroll, or already be enrolled,  in an accredited public or private college or university in the Commonwealth of Virginia.  A 300-500 word essay is required.

 

Congressman Bobby Scott – Service Academy Nominations

As the Representative in the U.S. House of Representatives, for the 3rd Congressional District, Bobby Scott may nominate a limited number of people to four of the five service academies.  The 3rd District includes all of the cities of Petersburg and Portsmouth, parts of the cities of Hampton, Newport News, and Richmond and all of the counties of Charles City and Surry and parts of Henrico and Prince George.  The honor of attending a service academy comes with an obligation to serve in the military for a minimum of five years upon graduation.  For more information, see link below.

 

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