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Miles of Scarves (MOS) Multiple Sclerosis Society Scholarship Fund

A group of teenage girls in Henrico County knits scarves to raise money for the Multiple Sclerosis Society.  Along with sponsoring rest stops on the BikeMS Ride, funding MS research and helping families in need during the holiday season, this group also donates money to the MS Society for college scholarships for high school seniors who have MS or have a parent with MS.

 

Virginia International Business Council Scholarship

VAIBC who supports international business in its community has established a scholarship program for students attending the following Virginia institutions:  Virginia Commonwealth University, Virginia State University, Virginia Union University, Randolph Macon College, the University of Richmond, the University of Virginia, the College of William & Mary, Old Dominion University and J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College.  Applicants should have an interest in International Business and be a rising undergraduate junior, senior or graduate student with a 3.0 GPA or better.  Please see link for additional criteria.

 

John Tyler Community Foundation Scholarships

The John Tyler Community Foundation scholarships are made possible by donor gifts.  To be eligible one must be enrolled or plan to enroll in a degree program at JTCC.  A minimum 2.5 GPA is required, along with having completed a current FAFSA which needs to be on file at John Tyler before the scholarship deadline date.  In-state tuition status is required.

 

U.S. JCI Senate Foundation Scholarship Program

The JCI Senate Foundation supports efforts of the Jaycees organization.  Two top ranked applications per state will be forwarded to the national foundation to be judged by an outside, independent panel of educators and winners of the scholarship grants are selected by that panel.  See link for additional information and requirements.

 

Southern States Scholarship Program

Applicant must be accepted at one of the specific universities listed by Southern States in the link below, and be the son or daughter of a producer of agricultural products.  FFA and/or 4-H experience is preferred but not required.  Applicant should be a resident of the state in which the university  he/she plans to attend is located. 

 

Southern States and John Deere Financial Scholarship and Internship

Applicant should be a college sophomore, pursuing an associate degree in the field of agriculture with a GPA of 2.5 or higher which must be maintained each semester.  A scholarship is offered and upon completion of an associate’s degree, an internship for wages  will be awarded.

 

Mid-Atlantic Chapter, International Erosion Control Association Collegiate Scholarship

Several scholarships will be awarded to assist undergraduate students within a designated field of study associated with Erosion and Sediment Control.  Applicant must be a declared major at an accredited four-year college or university located in one of the Mid-Atlantic states listed and must be either a full-time sophomore, junior, or senior undergraduate.  Must have a career direction related to the field of Stormwater Management or Erosion and Sediment Control.  Possible fields of study could include environmental science, earth studies, and earth science, agricultural and civil engineering, soil science, agronomy, geology, hydrology, construction technology, forestry, agricultural science, and marine science.  Applicant must have a GPA of 2.75 or higher. 

 

Virginia Aviation Business Association (VABA) Scholarship

This scholarship will be awarded to a Virginia high school senior, technical school senior or college/university undergraduate who is pursuing an aviation related career at an accredited institution.  The applicant should have at least a 3.0 GPA and must submit an essay and letters of recommendation

 

Junior Achievement of Greater Washington Essay Contest

Students in grades 9 – 12 are asked to write a 1,000 – 1,500 word essay.  A first, second, and third place winner will be selected from each of  Virginia, Maryland, and the District of Columbia and will be awarded a $10,000 scholarship.  One grand prize winner selected from all applicants will receive a $20,000 scholarship.  In addition, from each of these three states, the school with the greatest number of eligible applications will receive a $6,000 grant.

 

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.