University of Virginia

Better Future Fund

This is an essay contest for 5th grade students in the following public school systems:

  • Chesterfield
  • Colonial Heights
  • Charlottesville
  • Hanover
  • Henrico
  • Hopewell
  • Petersburg
  • Richmond

Students have a chance to win money to be put into a $529 account and other prizes as outlined in the application link.

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Scholarship Info

RegionRichmond area
Amount(5) students contributions of $2,000 to new or existing Invest529SM accounts with a family 4-pack of tickets to the spring NASCAR race at RR, five (5) school awards of $1,000 and a Papa John’s pizza pack and one (1) teacher award of a VISA gift card in the amount of $500
DeadlineMarch 1, 2020
LinkClick here