CFG ScholarBank

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Recent Scholarships

Virginia Transportation Construction Alliance – Aggregate Scholarship

Open to freshman, sophomore or junior young men and women pursuing a degree in one of the following areas:  Civil Engineering, Construction Management, Geology or Mining and Mineral Engineering in a Commonwealth of Virginia four-year institution.


Virginia Space Grant Consortium – Undergraduate STEM Research Scholarship Program

The VSGC Undergraduate STEM Research Scholarship Program provides awards of up to $8,500 to rising juniors and seniors who are enrolled full-time in a program of study in science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM) and have a specific faculty-mentored research project that has NASA or aerospace relevance. Allied Health Sciences majors are not eligible for this program.

Please note that the applicant:

Must be enrolled as a full-time student (minimum 12 credit hours) at one of the five Virginia Space Grant Consortium member institutions: Virginia Tech, University of Virginia, Old Dominion University, The College of William and Mary, or Hampton University.



Virginia Space Grant Consortium – Community College STEM Scholarship

Open to students enrolled full time (min. 12 credit hours) at one of Virginia’s community colleges majoring in a science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM) field and interested in pursuing a career that supports NASA’s mission. Applicants must have a GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.


Virginia Smiles – Katie Higgins Memorial Scholarship

Open to a student who meets the following criteria:

1.  must be a resident of Virginia and born with a cleft;

2.  must be registered to attend an accredited post-secondary educational institution;

3. must submit a completed application form; and must submit a 500 word essay explaining why he/she deserves to be awarded the scholarship.




Virginia PTA Citizenship Essay Project

Sponsored by the VA PTA, the Citizenship Essay Project is open to all Virginia students in grades K – 12 presently enrolled in schools with PTA/PTSA units in good standing.  A different essay theme is chosen each year for the project.  Students in grades 9 – 12 must write a minimum of 750 words, and those in grades 6 – 8 must write a minimum of 500 words.  Grades 3 – 5 students must write 250 words maximum and those in K – 2 must submit a maximum 100 word essay to be eligible.


Virginia Motorcoach Association Scholarship

Open to full-time employees or their dependent children of operator member companies, or Associate VMA contact or the dependent children of the contact for associate member companies. Applicants must be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student at an accredited college or university studying in a field related to travel and tourism.


Virginia Military Survivors and Dependents Education Program

Open to a spouse or child, between the ages of 16 and 29, of a military service member killed, missing in action, taken prisoner, or at least 90 percent disabled  for education benefits. These benefits may include full payment of tuition, fees, room and board, and books at any state-supported college or university in Virginia.


Virginia Library Association Scholarship

The Virginia Library Association will award three $2500 scholarships for students pursuing a Master’s degree in Library Science at ALA- accredited schools.  The Clara Stanley Scholarship is awarded by the VLA Professional Associates Forum (VLAPAF); the CDR Alexander C. Varga Memorial Scholarship and the VLA Scholarship are provided by the Virginia Library Association.

The eligibility requirements for VLA Scholarships are:

  • Residence in the state of Virginia or currently employed in a Virginia Library.
  • Undergraduate degree.
  • Acceptance by, or currently enrolled in, an American Library Association accredited library school.  MUST be earning a Master of Library Science Degree. Membership in the Virginia Library Association. Click here to become a student member. Annual fee is $15.00
  • For the Clara Stanley VLAPAF Scholarship: current employment at a Virginia library is required.


Virginia Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association (VIAAA) John C. Youngblood Scholarship

Awarded to a student who has made a substantial contribution to athletics and has a demonstrated financial need.  Must have participated in varsity athletics for at least 2 years and have received at least 1 “varsity monogram.”


Virginia Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association (VIAAA) Claudia Dodson Scholarship

Open to students who have received at least 4 athletic varsity letters, has a 3.0 cumulative GPA, achieved a leadership position at school, have extensive service record to school and community, and has a demonstrated financial need.  Must provide 3 letters of recommendation.