CFG ScholarBank

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Recent Scholarships

St. Peter Baptist Church Scholarship

Two scholarships available to graduating seniors who are members of SPBC and/or residents of the Glen Allen community (23060, 23059 or 23228 zip codes). Minimum 3.0 GPA required.  One scholarship is need based and the other merit based.  See high school guidance counselor for more details.

 

Elko Middle School Scholarship

Must be a graduating senior who attended Elko Middle School for all three years.  See high school counselor for details.

 

Skipwith Elementary School PTA – Audrey Harding Scholarship

Applicant should be an education major.  Applicant must have attended Skipwith Elementary School for at least 1 year, have financial need and plan to attend an accredited college or university.  See high school counselor for more information.

 

Weapons of Praise Scholarship

Applicants must be a Virginia resident for at least one year.  Graduating high school seniors must have at least a 2.0 GPA and supply two letters of recommendation (an academic recommendation from a teacher and a character recommendation from your pastor, employer, or overseer of volunteer work.)

 

The Society of the Cincinnati (in the State of Virginia) Scholarship

Essay contest for any Virginia high school senior who plans to attend a college or university in the State of Virginia in the fall. Each year the essay is about a historical document that played an important role in the establishment of our nation.  Entries should be limited to 1,500 words and be an original essay following the award criteria and written for this competition.  Two copies of each entry must be mailed with a competed application form.  See high school counselor for application.

 

Virginia Council on Women – STEM Essay Contest

The Virginia Council on Women (Council) will provide one merit-based and one need-based scholarship to high school seniors in each of the five geographic regions across the Commonwealth through a STEM essay contest. This year, merit-based scholarships will be awarded based on the quality of the essay submitted, and the need-based scholarships will be awarded based on the quality of the essay and the individual’s self-identified financial need. Award amounts may vary and are determined by the Council annually.

 

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.

 

Henrico Education Foundation – Ann M. Martin Learning for Life Scholarship

Created for graduates planning to pursue study or training beyond high school with evidence of a commitment to the promotion of libraries and literacy.  Minimum GPA of 2.5 and enrolled in HCPS for at least 3 years. See high school counselor for more details.

 

Henrico Education Foundation – T. J. Berry Memorial Scholarship

Must pursue a program of study leading to a career in criminal justice and law enforcement (police officers, detectives, special agents); pursuing college ROTC with plans for a military career; training for service professions such as nursing, forensic science, fire science and emergency service (EMT, EMS, paramedic).

Must have a minimum GPA of 2.75.  See high school counselor for more information.

 

 

GRASP Last Dollar Scholarships

GRASP scholarship recipients are selected based on both applications and GRASP advisor knowledge of student and family need. At least one student from each high school with a GRASP advisor will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship. Additional scholarships may also be awarded. Last Dollar Scholarships are dependent upon generous donor support.

STUDENTS ELIGIBLE TO APPLY:

o Met with the high school GRASP advisor during his or her senior year

o Possess at least a 2.0 cumulative grade point average

o Demonstrate unmet financial need (A college financial aid award letter will be requested before the scholarship is granted.)

o Have filed a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)