CFG ScholarBank

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Recent Scholarships

Congressional Art Competition – 7th District

The competition is open to all high school students who either live or attend school in the Seventh District. The winner of our district’s competition will be displayed for one year in the U.S. Capitol alongside artwork from other nation-wide contest winners, as well as being featured on the Congressional Art Competition web page.

Accepted Mediums for Artwork

  • Paintings: oil, acrylics, watercolor, etc.
  • Drawings: colored pencil, pencil, ink, marker, pastels, charcoal (it is recommended that charcoal and pastel drawings be fixed)
  • Collages: must be two-dimensional
  • Prints: lithographs, silkscreen, block prints
  • Mixed Media: use of more than two mediums such as pencil, ink, watercolor, etc.
  • Computer-generated art
  • Photographs

 

The Miriam “Ellen” Armstrong Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship was established by Cobra One Social Club, Inc., family, and friends to honor the life of
Miriam Ellen Armstrong and continue her legacy of excellence, generosity, and service.

Requirements:
• Must be a high school senior for the 2021-2022 academic year
• Must be a resident of Richmond, Chesterfield, Hanover, or Henrico, Virginia
• Provide a copy of unofficial transcripts with a minimum overall GPA of 3.0
• Provide a summary of community service experience
• Provide a list of extracurricular activities and awards/achievements
• In a short essay, describe how COVID-19 has impacted your senior year of high school. Your essay
should be one full page, typed 12-inch font, and double-spaced

 

Virginia Fourth District Congressional Art Competition

Congressman McEachin invites all high school students (grades 9-12), living or attending school in Virginia’s fourth congressional district, to submit an original work of art for the Congressional Art Competition.

Students should submit a high-resolution photo of their artwork and a completed Student Release and Information form via email to VA04.Projects@mail.house.gov with the subject line “Art Competition.”

 

 

The Parker Family Scholarship

The scholarship is open to all Richmond Public School high school seniors currently attending one of the eight high schools in the city. The eligibility requirements for the scholarship are below:

  1.  Attend one of the eight Richmond Public Schools for at least a year.

  2.  Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited four-year college or university.

  3.  Graduate during the spring or summer of the year 2022.

  4.  Have demonstrated financial need.

 

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority – Pi Rho Omega Chapter–Dr. Linda H. Gilliam Scholarship

     Scholarship Criteria
  • A female student graduating from Chesterfield or Powhatan County Public Schools.
  • Must have attained a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Must have demonstrated service in her school and community
  • Essay topic: “Why I want to Attend an HBCU”-300 words.
  • Candidate will enroll and attend an HBCU, failure to do so will result in the award being rescinded.

 

Hitting Cancer Below the Belt (HCB2) – Can We Talk? Scholarship

Each year Hitting Cancer Below the Belt (HCB2) will award the HCB2 “Can We Talk?” scholarship to a graduating senior in Chesterfield County who has created a public service announcement (PSA) to educate
young people about colon health and colorectal cancer prevention. The wining video or
images will be used for one year as a part of HCB2’s social media campaign.

 

Chesterfield Association of Educational Office Professionals (CAEOP) – Justin Matthew Rogers Memorial Scholarship

Purpose and Target of Scholarship: The purpose of the scholarship is to provide a CCPS graduating senior with a scholarship to further his/her education in a Behavioral Health Field.

 

Tyler Wentz Godwin High School Memorial Scholarship

Mission Statement:

The Tyler Wentz Memorial Scholarship Fund was created to provide financial support for higher learning to a student at Godwin High School who has demonstrated exceptional kindness, outstanding attitude and character, strong community involvement, positivity, and great Godwin spirit.

 

Tyler Wentz Tuckahoe Little League Memorial Scholarship

Mission Statement:

The Tyler Wentz Tuckahoe Little League Memorial Scholarship was created to provide financial support for higher learning to a player at Tuckahoe Little League who in their years at Tuckahoe, has demonstrated exceptional sportsmanship, leadership, strong mentorship, a positive and fun spirit, strong sense of family and community involvement, ambition, and self-drive.

 

Henrico Education Foundation – David A. Kaechele Memorial Scholarship

Available for a Henrico County Public School senior who attended Kaechele Elementary School for at least one year.