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.  Contact high school guidance counselor for more details.

 

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 Each year the essay is about a historical document that played an important role in the establishment of our nation.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 3.6.  See high school counselor for additional information.  Deadline extended to April 24, 2020

 

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. Contact high school counselor for more details.

Deadline extended to April 24, 2020

 

Henrico Education Foundation – T. J. Berry Memorial Scholarship

The Thomas Peyton Berry, Jr. Memorial Scholarship is a scholarship established in memory
of TJ Berry and his service to the community and the Henrico County Police Department. The
scholarship is created to encourage and enable motivated Henrico County Public Schools seniors to
pursue opportunities in public service such as law enforcement, nursing, forensic science, fire
science, ROTC, and emergency service professions. Applicants must be graduating seniors planning
to attend a two-year community or four-year college/university, trade, vocational or technical school.

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

Deadline extended to June 1, 2020

 

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 $500 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)

 

 

VASWCD Educational Foundation Scholarship

Four $1,000 scholarships to be awarded statewide to full-time students who have applied to a college freshman level curriculum who demonstrate an active interest in conservation.  Applicants shall document a class ranking in top 20% of his/her graduating class or a 3.0 or greater GPA.

 

Virginia ESL Supervisors’ Association (VESA) Scholarship

Student must have financial need.  Must have at least a 3.0 GPA and have been in the EL program for at least 1 year in high school.  Contact counselor for details.  Deadline extended to May 31, 2020