CFG ScholarBank

Better than Fastweb. 500 local scholarships. Over $1.5 million dollars.

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Recent Scholarships

Bayport Credit Union Scholarships

$100,000 in college scholarships.

The Foundation offers 11 different scholarships to high school seniors, college students, and full-time working adults going back to school.

 

Chesterfield Courthouse Chapter, NSDAR Scholarship

SCHOLARSHIP CRITERIA
The applicant must be a resident of Chesterfield County
● who will graduate during the 2022 – 2023 school year and enroll in accredited
community college, college, or university in 2023
● who has actively participated in community service
● who demonstrates potential to succeed in a field of study at the college or
university level
● who is highly recommended for service to community and for strong character and
integrity

 

KIWANIS CLUB OF CHESTER SCHOLARSHIP

The applicant must be a graduating senior with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher and
must plan on attending college as a full-time student beginning in the fall semester. The winner will be selected by the scholarship committee of the Kiwanis Club of Chester on the basis of financial need, academic achievement, leadership and
community service.

 

Debra Hill Graduate Shine Award

Richmond independent gospel-artist, Debra Hill, would like to honor a 2024 graduating senior from a public high school in the following districts in the state of Virginia: Richmond City, Petersburg City, Henrico County or Chesterfield County. This deserving student will need to demonstrate how they overcame adversity, achieved personal growth, and advanced in educational and/or career development including community outreach. Debra Hill is the founder of this private scholarship award.

 

Michael Wassmer Foundation Scholarship

The Michael Wassmer Foundation is a nonprofit that was founded in September of 2022, shortly after Mike passed away from an undiagnosed heart condition. Mike was a beloved husband, father, son, brother, friend and community leader.

He is dearly missed, but his family is proud to continue his philanthropic legacy in Virginia by granting significant need-based scholarships to high school seniors in the City of Richmond, and the counties of Chesterfield, Hanover and Henrico. Wassmer Foundation Scholars will reflect Mike’s core values of resilience, integrity, compassion and determination.

Deadline extended to April 1, 2024.

 

The Pembroke Foundation Scholarship

STUDENTS ELIGIBLE TO APPLY

  • Will graduate from an accredited high school in Hanover, Henrico, Chesterfield, or Richmond City
  • Must possess at least a 2.5 cumulative grade point average
  • Be accepted to an accredited school in the state of VA (public or private)
  • Have successfully filed a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or the Virginia Alternative State Aid (VASA) application
  • Demonstrate unmet financial need
  • A personal statement is required

 

Henrico Education Foundation – Lara Teague Curry Memorial Scholarship Fund

ELIGILIBILITY CRITERIA:

  • Be a senior planning to pursue further study or training beyond high school;
  • Be pursuing a Standard or Advanced Studies diploma;
  • Demonstrate a minimum GPA of 3.0;
  • Be enrolled in Douglas S. Freeman High School and received instruction from Lara Teague Curry.

 

Heisman High School Scholarship

Eligibility begins with maintaining a weighted GPA of 3.0 (B average) or better. Applicants also need to be proven leaders and role models within their school and community. Applicants must participate or have participated in grades 9, 10, or 11 in at least one eligible sport. Winners will be chosen at the state level then move on the compete at the national level.

 

The Sierra Jenkins Scholarship Fund

The Virginia Press Association’s charitable arm, the Virginia Press Foundation, has partnered with the Hampton Roads Community Foundation, to establish the Sierra Jenkins Scholarship Fund.

For students who are long-time residents of Virginia pursuing a degree in journalism or a degree in communications with a concentration in journalism at a four-year Virginia college or university. Applicants must be studying print or online/digital journalism. Preference will be given to African American/Black students or other historically marginalized racial or ethnic groups such as, but not limited to, Native American/Indigenous, Hispanic/Latinx, Middle Eastern, Asian and Pacific Islanders. This is a one-year, one-time only scholarship; it will not be renewed.

 

Richmond Visionary Scholarship

Applicant Criteria

  • African American

  • 2.5 GPA for need based award, 3.0 GPA for merit-based award

  • Currently enrolled in a Greater Richmond (Petersburg, Chesterfield, Charles City, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, New Kent, Powhatan, and City of Richmond) Area Public School as a graduating senior in good academic standing

  • Applicants must submit a letter of acceptance for the Fall 2023 enrollment period into an accredited, four-year undergraduate program.