personClick to Personalize
Home chevron_right Top Scholarships
Browse through our best scholarships based on key categories. Want more detailed matches? Register for our fast and free scholarship search.
Scholarship Categories
Scholarships Based on State of Residence
  • Adrienne Marie Rhudy Memorial Scholarship Fund
    $1,500
    February 3
    Sponsor: Community Foundation of the New River Valley

    Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing an undergraduate degree at a two- or four-year college, maintain a GPA of at least 2.5 and demonstrate the ability to overcome adversity (documented in a required essay).

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 6009
    Christiansburg, VA 24068

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Alexis Jackson Memorial SOAR Scholarship
    $1,000
    February 3
    Sponsor: Arlington Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Selection is based on the overall strength of the application, with special consideration given to academic achievement/progress and community involvement. Students must submit a FAFSA Student Aid Report, grade transcripts, SAT and/or ACT scores and two letters of recommendation.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    818 North Quincy Street
    Suite 103
    Arlington, VA 22203

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Alice Mahone Business and Professional Women's Scholarship
    $2,000
    April 17
    Sponsor: Bedford Business and Professional Women

    Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors at a school located in Bedford County, Virginia. They must demonstrate academic achievement and must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. They must be accepted at a post-secondary institution that is not a community college. Children of Bedford Professional Women (BPW) members are ineligible. Selection is based on class rank, financial need and extracurricular activities.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript and one recommendation letter are required.

    c/o Maggie M. Williamson
    Mahone Scholarship Chair
    1521 Oakwood Street
    Bedford, VA 24523

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Allen Mandelstamm Scholarship Fund
    $1,000
    February 3
    Sponsor: Community Foundation of the New River Valley

    Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing an undergraduate degree or attending a college-prep school, have maintained a GPA of at least 2.5 and submit documents confirming their financial need.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 6009
    Christiansburg, VA 24068

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Arlington Chamber of Commerce Scholarship
    $2,000
    February 3
    Sponsor: Arlington Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate student and community leadership as well as financial need. A minimum GPA of 2.8 is required. Students must intend on enrolling at an accredited educational institution.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    818 North Quincy Street
    Suite 103
    Arlington, VA 22203

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Arlington Gay and Lesbian Alliance Scholarship
    $2,500
    February 3
    Sponsor: Arlington Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Gay Straight Alliance members or have documented achievements in support of Arlington Public Schools' policies of diversity, fairness and safety. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Students must submit grade transcripts, two letters of recommendation and an essay.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    818 North Quincy Street
    Suite 103
    Arlington, VA 22203

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Arlington Women's Civic Alliance Scholarship
    $2,000
    February 3
    Sponsor: Arlington Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Arlington. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required. Recipients may renew their scholarship at an increased amount in their third and fourth year if they continue to pursue a four year degree.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    818 North Quincy Street
    Suite 103
    Arlington, VA 22203

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Arlington's Future Scholarship
    $2,000
    February 3
    Sponsor: Arlington Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must intend on enrolling at an accredited educational institution. Preference is given to students with a GPA of 2.5 or higher. Students must submit an application, grade transcripts and two letters of recommendation.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    818 North Quincy Street
    Suite 103
    Arlington, VA 22203

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Auxiliary of Radford Community Hospital/CNRVMC Scholarship Fund
    $1,000
    February 3
    Sponsor: Community Foundation of the New River Valley

    Eligibility: Applicants must have successfully obtained a high school diploma or a GED, and be residents of Floyd, Giles, Montgomery or Pulaski county or the city of Radford. Students should demonstrate an average or above average academic performance and submit a FAFSA demonstrating financial need to be considered.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 6009
    Christiansburg, VA 24068

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Barr Scholarship
    $1,000
    February 3
    Sponsor: Arlington Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must have demonstrated financial need and intend on enrolling at an accredited educational institution. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Students must submit a FAFSA Student Aid Report, grade transcripts, SAT and/or ACT scores and two letters of recommendation.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    818 North Quincy Street
    Suite 103
    Arlington, VA 22203

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Ben Burdetsky Youth-In-Action Scholarship
    $1,000
    February 3
    Sponsor: Arlington Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Selection is based on demonstrated financial need, athletic involvement, community service and leadership experience. Applicants must submit a FAFSA Student Aid Report, grade transcripts, SAT and/or ACT scores and two letters of recommendation.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    818 North Quincy Street
    Suite 103
    Arlington, VA 22203

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Carville M. Akehurst Memorial Scholarship
    $1,000
    September 10
    Sponsor: Horticultural Research Institute

    Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled full-time in a landscaping or horticultural program at a two- or four-year accredited institution and be residents of Maryland, Virginia or West Virginia.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    525 9th Street NW
    Suite 800
    Washington, DC 20004

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Celebrate Cherie Scholarship
    $5,000
    Varies
    Sponsor: The Community Foundation for Northern Virigina

    Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Alexandria, Arlington, Fairfax, Loudoun or Prince William Counties. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    2940 Hunter Mill Road
    Suite 201
    Oakton, VA 22124

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Charles M. and Elizabeth S. Munnecke Scholarship
    Up to $10,000
    February 3
    Sponsor: Arlington Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Arlington residents with financial need who attended an Arlington Public High School for at least their junior and senior years. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Students must submit a FAFSA Student Aid Report, grade transcripts, SAT and/or ACT scores and two letters of recommendation.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    818 North Quincy Street
    Suite 103
    Arlington, VA 22203

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Civic Federation 911 Scholarship
    $1,000
    February 3
    Sponsor: Arlington Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be either graduating seniors or have deferred college enrollment for one year. A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required. Students must be the children of uniformed public safety employees or dispatchers who have worked for Arlington County for at least 10 years, retired, been permanently disabled on the job or killed in the line of duty.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    818 North Quincy Street
    Suite 103
    Arlington, VA 22203

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Collegiate Shooting Scholarship Program
    $5,000
    June 1
    Sponsor: National Rifle Association

    Eligibility: Applicants must live in Pennsylvania or Virginia, be a high school senior, have at least a 3.0 GPA and have a strong interest in shooting sports and the Second Amendment. Selection is based on the application, essay and letter of reference.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. A copy of a letter of acceptance to the college or university of choice must be sent with the application.

    11250 Waples Mill Road
    Fairfax, VA 22030

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Diana Love Legacy Instrumental Music Scholarship Fund
    $1,000
    February 3
    Sponsor: Community Foundation of the New River Valley

    Eligibility: Applicants must provide documentation that confirms their financial need and evidence of their commitment to high school symphonic and marching bands and musicianship.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 6009
    Christiansburg, VA 24068

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Dixie Boys Baseball Scholarship Program
    $1,250
    April 1
    Sponsor: Dixie Boys Baseball

    Eligibility: Applicants must plan to pursue undergraduate studies at a college or university. An application, financial statement, two recommendation letters, proof of baseball participation, transcript and essay are required. Selection is based on class rankings, strong school and community leadership and financial need. Programs are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 8263
    Dothan, AL 36304

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Dixie Youth Scholarship Program
    $2,000
    February 1
    Sponsor: Dixie Youth Baseball, Inc.

    Eligibility: Applicants must have been registered on a Dixie Youth Baseball team participating in a franchised Dixie Youth Baseball Inc. league prior to reaching age thirteen. Selection is based on financial need, scholastic record and citizenship. Programs are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

    How to apply: Contact your local league officials or a district, state or national director for an application, and applications are also available online.

    Johnny Berthelot, Chairman Scholarship Committee
    110 South Bolivar Street
    Suite 207
    Marshall, TX 75670

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Dolan Family Nursing Scholarship
    $5,000
    February 3
    Sponsor: Arlington Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors from Arlington high schools or currently attending college. Students must have demonstrated financial need. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Applicants must submit a FAFSA Student Aid Report, grade transcripts, SAT and/or ACT scores and two letters of recommendation.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    818 North Quincy Street
    Suite 103
    Arlington, VA 22203

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Donn and Michael Marston Scholarship
    $1,000
    February 3
    Sponsor: Arlington Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must not be recipients of a full college athletic scholarship. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application, with special consideration given to student's contributions to their school's athletic programs. Students must submit a FAFSA Student Aid Report, grade transcripts, SAT and/or ACT scores and two letters of recommendation.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    818 North Quincy Street
    Suite 103
    Arlington, VA 22203

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Epperly Family Fund
    $500
    February 3
    Sponsor: Community Foundation of the New River Valley

    Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate an average academic performance which does not exceed a 3.2 GPA. Students are required to submit a FAFSA demonstrating financial need. Applicants who maintained a job during high school are preferred.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 6009
    Christiansburg, VA 24068

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Eric Sutphin Memorial Scholarship Fund
    $500
    February 3
    Sponsor: Community Foundation of the New River Valley

    Eligibility: Applicants must provide documentation that confirms financial need and maintain a GPA of at least 2.5. Note that selection criteria shows a preference toward students whose officer-parent serves in Montgomery County.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 6009
    Christiansburg, VA 24068

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Evelyn Rutrough Memorial Scholarship
    $500
    February 3
    Sponsor: Community Foundation of the New River Valley

    Eligibility: Applicants must provide documentation that confirms financial need, maintain a GPA of at least 2.5 and provide evidence of their having strength of character.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 6009
    Christiansburg, VA 24068

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Fastline Publications FFA Scholarship
    $1,000
    January 15
    Sponsor: National FFA Organization

    Eligibility: Applicants may be from Iowa or Texas and working toward two-year degrees in agricultural business management, farm and ranch management, livestock management or agricultural sales and marketing. Applicants may also be from Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Wisconsin, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Pennsylvania, New York, North Dakota, South Dakota, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, West Virginia, Virginia, North Carolina or South Carolina and working toward four-year degrees in agricultural business management, farm and ranch management, livestock management or agricultural sales and marketing. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

    How to apply: An application form is required.

    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Frances A. Mays Scholarship Award
    Varies
    October 1
    Sponsor: Virginia Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance

    Eligibility: Applicants must be seniors at Virginia colleges or universities pursuing a degree in health, physical education, recreation or dance and be members of VAHPERD and AAHPERD. Students must demonstrate high ideals, good scholarship and professional ethics. Applicants must be nominated by their schools.

    How to apply: Applications are available from your university's VAHPERD representative. An application form and letter of reference are required.

    7812 Falling Hill Terrace
    Chesterfield, VA 23832

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Gary Wagner, K3OMI Scholarship
    $1,000
    December 31
    Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must have an amateur radio license of Novice Class or higher. Students may be pursuing a bachelor's degree in any field of engineering. They must be residents of one of the following states: North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland or Tennessee. Preference will be given to students with financial need.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    225 Main Street
    Newington, CT 06111-1494

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Glencarlyn / Carlin Springs Scholarship
    $1,500
    February 3
    Sponsor: Arlington Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must have attended Glencarlyn or Carlin Springs Elementary School for at least 3 years and have demonstrated financial need. A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Students must submit a FAFSA Student Aid Report, grade transcripts, SAT and/or ACT scores and two letters of recommendation.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    818 North Quincy Street
    Suite 103
    Arlington, VA 22203

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Granville P. Meade Scholarship
    $2,000
    May 8
    Sponsor: Virginia Department of Education

    Eligibility: Students must have been born in Virginia, and they must plan to attend a public or private Virginia school. They must demonstrate financial need, academic achievement, extracurricular activities and good character. Recipients must maintain a 2.5 GPA.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 2120
    Richmond, VA 23218

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • James and Mary Dawson and Donald Malcolm MacArthur Scholarship
    $7,500
    April 30
    Sponsor: St. Andrew's Society of Washington, DC

    Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in their third or fourth year at a U.S. or Scottish institution or be a full-time graduate student. Students must be of Scottish birth or decent or U.S. citizens who maintain permanent residence in the District of Columbia, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, North Carolina, West Virginia, Pennsylvania or Virginia. Selection is based on academic achievement, financial need and overall strength of the application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 9171
    1443 Laurel Hill Road
    Alexandria, VA 22304

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Jerome Evenson Scholarship
    $3,000
    February 3
    Sponsor: Arlington Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must have demonstrated financial need. Preference is given to students who plan on pursuing a career in science teaching. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Students must submit a FAFSA Student Aid Report, grade transcripts, SAT and/or ACT scores and two letters of recommendation.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    818 North Quincy Street
    Suite 103
    Arlington, VA 22203

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Jim Gwazdauskas Memorial Scholarship Fund
    $500
    February 3
    Sponsor: Community Foundation of the New River Valley

    Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to personal and intellectual growth through the pursuit of education a post-secondary trade or technical school, two- or four-year college or university. Students must maintain good academic standing, although it will not be a determining factor for selection. Applicants must submit a FAFSA demonstrating financial need and may have the opportunity to receive a second year of funding for maintaining good academic standing and achieving matriculation.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 6009
    Christiansburg, VA 24068

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarships
    $500-$5,000
    February 5
    Sponsor: Jimmy Rane Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or college freshmen or sophomores who are residents of Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia or the District of Columbia. Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 for high school seniors or 2.75 for college students. Selection is based on academic excellence, community involvement, leadership skills, awards and honors and financial need.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 40
    Abbeville, AL 36310

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • John R. Lillard VAOC Scholarship
    $3,000
    March 9
    Sponsor: Virginia Department of Aviation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Virginia high school seniors who have an unweighted GPA of 3.5 or higher. They must be accepted into or enrolled in an aviation-related program at an accredited postsecondary institution and must have plans to pursue a career in aviation. Selection is based on academic merit, personal essay, leadership skills and financial need.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal essay, official transcript, verification of college acceptance or enrollment, list of extracurricular activities and up to three recommendation letters are required.

    VAOC Scholarship
    Attn: Betty Wilson
    5702 Gulfstream Road
    Richmond, VA 23250-2422

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Juanita Shelor Hall Memorial Scholarship Fund
    $1,000
    February 3
    Sponsor: Community Foundation of the New River Valley

    Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate good academic achievement and submit a FAFSA proving financial need to be considered.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 6009
    Christiansburg, VA 24068

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Kar F. Gong Memorial Scholarship
    $4,000
    February 3
    Sponsor: Arlington Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must have demonstrated financial need. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Students must submit a FAFSA Student Aid Report, grade transcripts, SAT and/or ACT scores and two letters of recommendation.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    818 North Quincy Street
    Suite 103
    Arlington, VA 22203

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Kent Nutrition Group Inc. FFA Scholarship
    $1,000
    January 15
    Sponsor: National FFA Organization

    Eligibility: Applicants must be working toward a degree in one of the following fields: animal science, animal nutrition, dairy science, poultry science, equine/equestrian science, agriculture, agricultural science, agricultural business management, economics, finance or marketing and sales. Applicants must attend college in and be residents of one of the following states: Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia or West Virginia. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • L. Phil and Alice J. Wicker Scholarship
    $500
    December 31
    Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must have at least a general ham radio license, be residents of and attending school in the ARRL Roanoke Division (North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia) and be undergraduate or graduate students in electronics, communications or another related field.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. Completed applications must be submitted by mail.

    225 Main Street
    Newington, CT 06111-1494

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Lee-Jackson Foundation Scholarship
    $1,000-$10,000
    February 3
    Sponsor: Lee-Jackson Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be juniors, seniors or the equivalent in a Virginia public high school, private high school or homeschooling program and be residents of Virginia who plan to attend an accredited four-year college or university in the U.S. as full-time students. Financial need is not a basis for selection. Applicants must write an essay that demonstrates an appreciation for the character and virtues of Generals Robert E. Lee and Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson.

    How to apply: Applications are available online and must be submitted to your school principal or guidance counselor by your school's deadline. Your school must then submit the application by the foundation's deadline.

    P.O. Box 8121
    Charlottesville, VA 22906

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Leo Bourassa Scholarship
    $1,000-$3,000
    April 1
    Sponsor: Virginia Lakes and Watersheds Association

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Virginia residents and students in good standing at an accredited college or university in the state. They must complete at least two semesters of undergraduate study by the award date. They must also be full-time undergraduate or full- or part-time graduate students enrolled in curriculum related to water resources.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    VLWA Scholarship Committee
    CH2M HILL
    5701 Cleveland Street, Suite 200
    Virginia Beach, VA 23462

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Lillian Day School Spirit Scholarship
    $1,000
    February 3
    Sponsor: Arlington Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must have a minimum of 3 years of active participation in extracurricular activities. A minimum GPA of 3.5 is required. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Students must submit a FAFSA Student Aid Report, grade transcripts, SAT and/or ACT scores and two letters of recommendation.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    818 North Quincy Street
    Suite 103
    Arlington, VA 22203

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Lisa Sechrist Memorial Foundation Scholarship
    $10,000
    March 31
    Sponsor: Lisa Sechrist Memorial Foundation Scholarship Selection Committee

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Virginia high school seniors in the process of applying to an accredited college, university or technical school or who have already been accepted. Members of honor societies and those who participate in sports or other extracurricular activities will receive special consideration. Selection is based on need, integrity, merit and academic potential.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    c/o Brookfield Residential
    Attn: Kim Mackmin
    3201 Jermantown Road, Suite 300
    Fairfax, VA 22030

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Macy's Scholarship
    $2,500
    February 3
    Sponsor: Arlington Community Foundation

    Eligibility: A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Applicants must submit a FAFSA Student Aid Report, grade transcripts, SAT and/or ACT scores and two letters of recommendation.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    818 North Quincy Street
    Suite 103
    Arlington, VA 22203

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Mahindra USA Women in Ag Scholarship
    $2,500
    January 15
    Sponsor: National FFA Organization

    Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing a degree in the field of agriculture and reside in one of the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New York, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia or West Virginia. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required as well as participation in community service, financial need and leadership ability. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Marie Mandelstamm Scholarship Fund
    $1,000
    February 3
    Sponsor: Community Foundation of the New River Valley

    Eligibility: Applicants must provide documentation that confirms their financial need and must maintain a GPA of at least 3.0, particularly in the sciences.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 6009
    Christiansburg, VA 24068

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Marjorie D. Buynak Scholarship
    $5,000
    February 3
    Sponsor: Arlington Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Arlington residents with demonstrated financial need. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Students must submit a FAFSA Student Aid Report, grade transcripts, SAT and/or ACT scores and two letters of recommendation.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    818 North Quincy Street
    Suite 103
    Arlington, VA 22203

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Mary Ann King Peters Memorial Scholarship Fund
    $1,000
    February 1
    Sponsor: Community Foundation of the New River Valley

    Eligibility: Applicants must provide documentation that confirms their financial need, plus evidence that demonstrates solid academic achievement (enabling admission into a post-secondary program), good character (including leadership qualities) and an intention toward self-improvement via education.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 6009
    Christiansburg, VA 24068

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Mary Graham Lasley Scholarship Competition
    Varies
    Unknown
    Sponsor: Symphony Orchestra League of Alexandria

    Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time undergraduate or graduate music students who are Virginia, Maryland or Washington, DC residents or students at colleges, universities or conservatories in Virginia, Maryland or Washington, DC. Students must be 25 years of age or younger. Prior first place winners may not reenter.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, resume and $25 entry fee are required.

    2121 Eisenhower Avenue
    Suite 608
    Alexandria, VA 22314

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Mary Macon McGuire Scholarship
    $2,500
    March 15
    Sponsor: General Federation of Women's Clubs of Virginia

    Eligibility: Applicants must be a female head of household and a resident of Virginia. Students must be currently enrolled in a course of study at an accredited Virginia school. Students must submit an essay and three letters of recommendation. Applicants must show financial need.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 8750
    Richmond, VA 23226

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Mary Marshall Nursing Scholarship for Registered Nurses
    Varies
    June 30
    Sponsor: Virginia Department of Health

    Eligibility: Applicants must enroll in an approved school of nursing in the state of Virginia. Students must be residents of the state of Virginia for at least one year. Applicants must submit a one-page summary of their intended use for this award, their activities, skills and future plans to practice as registered nurses in Virginia after graduation. A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required. Students must demonstrate their level of financial need.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    109 Governor Street, Suite 714
    ATTN: Workforce Incentive Program
    West Richmond, VA 23219

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Middle School Essay Contest
    Up to $500
    December
    Sponsor: American Legion, Department of Virginia

    Eligibility: Applicants must be middle school students and write an essay on an assigned topic. The essay should be written at the student's desk during school time and will be evaluated based on originality, sincerity and the student's ability to communicate meaning.

    How to apply: Applications are available online and from sponsoring Posts.

    1708 Commonwealth Avenue
    Richmond, VA 23230

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Morris Fannon Scholarship
    Up to $1,200
    December 16
    Sponsor: Virginia Auctionners Association

    Eligibility: Applicants must be a Virginia resident.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 41368
    Raleigh, NC 27629

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • NACA South Student Leadership Scholarships
    Varies
    November 30
    Sponsor: National Association for Campus Activities

    Eligibility: Students must hold a significant campus leadership position, demonstrate significant leadership skills and abilities and make significant contributions through on- or off-campus volunteering. Students must attend school in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia or Puerto Rico.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    13 Harbison Way
    Columbia, SC 29212

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • NACE Eastern Area Scholarship
    $3,000
    January 1
    Sponsor: National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) International Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be a permanent resident of the United States and be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate in an accredited engineering or physical science degree program at a two or four-year college or university. Students must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and have a permanent address within the NACE Eastern Area which includes the following states and/or U.S. Territories: Alabama, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana (excluding Lake, Porter La Porte, Newton and Jasper counties), Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia and West Virginia.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two recommendation forms, an academic transcript and essay scholarship questions are required.

    15835 Park Ten Place
    Houston, TX 77084-5145

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Nancy and Harry Koenigsberg Student Award
    $1,500
    April 1
    Sponsor: Textile Study Group of New York

    Eligibility: Applicants must be current undergraduate or graduate students in a college, school, or university in CT, DC, MA, MD, ME, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VA or VT who create fiber artwork. Students must submit images of their original artwork, artist statement and resume along with their application. This award is available once every three years.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 3592
    Grand Central Station
    New York, NY 10163

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Northern Virginia Urban League Scholarship
    $5,000
    February
    Sponsor: Northern Virginia Urban League

    Eligibility: Applicants must be African-American senior high school residents in Northern Virginia. A 3.5 GPA is expected, and applicants should plan to study for a bachelor degree. They need to submit a 300 word typed essay, and to have shown evidence of community leadership.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    1315 Duke Street
    Alexandria, VA 22314

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Northrop Grumman Scholarship
    $5,000
    February 14
    Sponsor: Society of Women Engineers

    Eligibility: Scholarships are available for students living in each of Maryland's 23 counties, one scholarship for a student living in the city of Baltimore and two scholarships for applicants living in specific counties/communities from the following states: Alabama, California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, New York, Ohio, Utah or Virginia. Applicants must have a minimum composite SAT score of 1150 or ACT score of 27 and a minimum GPA of 3.5.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    130 East Randolph Street
    Suite 3500
    Chicago, IL 60601

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Paul Richard Cherney Memorial Scholarship
    $1,000
    February
    Sponsor: Arlington Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must have demonstrated financial need. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Students must submit a FAFSA Student Aid Report, grade transcripts, SAT and/or ACT scores and two letters of recommendation.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    818 North Quincy Street
    Suite 103
    Arlington, VA 22203

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Phyllis V. Roberts Scholarship
    $1,000
    March 15
    Sponsor: General Federation of Women's Clubs of Virginia

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Virginia residents and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students will need to submit a short essay explaining why they have chosen a degree in food science/nutritional science. Applicants should have a goal of helping to address food insecurity in our communities.

    How to apply: Application is available online and must include three letters of reference, a college verification of GPA, a resume and the short essay.

    P.O. Box 8750
    Richmond, VA 23226

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Pickard Educational Scholarship Fund
    $1,000
    November 30 (spring consideration); May 31 (fall consideration)
    Sponsor: Del-Mar-Va Council, Boy Scouts of America

    Eligibility: Applicants must be registered members of the Del-Mar-Va council. Students must complete the application and include a paragraph on how their Scouting experience has impacted them.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Pickard Scholarship Staff Advisor
    100 West 10th Street, Suite 915
    Community Service Building
    Wilmington, DE 19806

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Plummer Family Scholarship
    $2,000
    February 3
    Sponsor: Community Foundation of the New River Valley

    Eligibility: Applicants must provide documentation that confirms their financial need and participation in extracurricular activities as well as evidence indicative of good moral character. Students must also maintain a GPA of at least 3.0 and submit an essay in which they explain the contributions their education will enable them to make.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 6009
    Christiansburg, VA 24068

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • St. Andrew's Society Scholarship Fund
    Varies
    April 30
    Sponsor: St. Andrew's Society of Washington, DC

    Eligibility: Applicants must be of Scottish or Scottish-American descent. Students must be entering their third or fourth year enrolled in a U.S. or Scottish college or university. Full-time graduate students may also apply. Scholarship recipients are based on financial need. U.S. applicants must maintain their permanent residence in Mid-Atlantic region (Washington DC, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, North Carolina, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Virginia). Generally 5-10 awards are granted each year, totaling in excess of $20,000.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 9171
    1443 Laurel Hill Road
    Alexandria, VA 22304

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Step by Step Scholarship
    $1,500
    March 31
    Sponsor: Tronfeld West & Durrett

    Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Virginia and be a high school senior or current college student at a two-year or four-year college or university. Students must submit a short video or essay explaining their dreams for the future, goals along the way, steps to attain those goals and possible setbacks and resolutions along the way.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    4020 West Broad Street
    Richmond, VA 23230

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • T. Scott Eaton Scholarship Fund
    $500
    February 3
    Sponsor: Community Foundation of the New River Valley

    Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Floyd, Giles, Montgomery or Pulaski county or the city of Radford. Students must have a minimum 2.0 GPA and submit a FAFSA demonstrating financial need to be considered.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 6009
    Christiansburg, VA 24068

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Valerie and Allen Kitchens Family Scholarship
    $1,000
    February 3
    Sponsor: Arlington Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must have demonstrated financial need and intend on taking at least 12 credits at a community college. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application. Students must submit a FAFSA Student Aid Report, grade transcripts, SAT and/or ACT scores and two letters of recommendation.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    818 North Quincy Street
    Suite 103
    Arlington, VA 22203

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • VCTA Virginia's Future Leaders Scholarship Program
    Varies
    Varies
    Sponsor: Virginia Cable Telecommunications Association

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Virginia residents. They must be attending or plan to attend a Virginia two- or four-year undergraduate program. Financial need is required.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    1001 E. Broad Street
    Suite 210
    Richmond, VA 23219

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • VHSL Allstate Achievement Award
    $1,500
    March 15
    Sponsor: Virginia High School League Foundation

    Eligibility: Students must be from a Virginia high school in Group 1A through 6A. Applicants must show participation in VHSL activities and other school or community activities. They must have at least a 3.0 GPA.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    1642 State Farm Boulevard
    Charlottesville, VA 22911

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Virginia Commonwealth Award
    Up to full tuition
    Varies
    Sponsor: State Council of Higher Education for Virginia

    Eligibility: Undergraduate applicants must be admitted to a Virginia public two- or four-year college or university, be enrolled at least half-time, be residents of Virginia, be U.S. citizens or eligible noncitizens and demonstrate financial need. Graduate applicants must be enrolled full-time in an eligible Virginia graduate degree program. The selection process varies by school.

    How to apply: Application instructions are available by request from the student's financial aid office.

    101 N. 14th Street
    10th Floor
    James Monroe Building
    Richmond, VA 23219

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Virginia Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarships
    $2,500
    January 12
    Sponsor: Virginia Daughters of the American Revolution

    Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors and U.S. citizens who are sponsored by a Virginia DAR chapter. They may pursue an undergraduate degree in any field except nursing at any Virginia college or university.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, letter of sponsorship, written statement, transcript, financial need form and letter of recommendation are required.

    DAR Scholarship Committee
    Brenda B. Atkinson, State Chairman
    4040 Snowgoose Circle
    Roanoke, VA 24018-4865

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Virginia Guaranteed Assistance Program
    Up to full tuition
    Varies
    Sponsor: State Council of Higher Education for Virginia

    Eligibility: Applicants must have graduated from a Virginia high school with at least a 2.5 GPA, and they must be enrolled full-time in a two-year or four-year college in the state. Students must be classified as dependents. Preference will be given to students with the greatest financial need.

    How to apply: Applications are available at college financial aid offices.

    101 N. 14th Street
    10th Floor
    James Monroe Building
    Richmond, VA 23219

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Virginia High School League Charles E. Savedge Journalism Scholarship
    $500
    March 1
    Sponsor: Virginia High School League Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be active members of a high school newspaper, yearbook or other publication. Students must be in their senior year and have plans to study journalism in college.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    1642 State Farm Boulevard
    Charlottesville, VA 22911

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Fellowship
    $4,000-$8,000
    November 6
    Sponsor: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

    Eligibility: Graduate students can be either artists or art history majors. Professional artists must not be attending a degree program at the time of application or during the award period. Students and professionals must be legal residents of Virginia at the time of application and have lived in Virginia for 12 consecutive months.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Education & Statewide Partnerships Division
    200 North Boulevard
    Richmond, VA 23220

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Virginia Part-Time Assistance Program
    Up to full tuition
    Varies
    Sponsor: State Council of Higher Education for Virginia

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Virginia residents. They must attend a school in Virginia's community college system part-time (one to eight credit hours per term) and must demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on financial need.

    How to apply: Applications are available from the student's financial aid office. An application form and supporting materials are required.

    101 N. 14th Street
    10th Floor
    James Monroe Building
    Richmond, VA 23219

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Virginia Police Chiefs Foundation College Scholarship Program
    Varies
    April 1
    Sponsor: Virginia Police Chiefs Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be the dependent children of active police officers on duty in the Commonwealth of Virginia, excluding children of sheriff's deputies and federal officers. They must be working towards their first undergraduate degree and be currently accepted or enrolled as a full-time student at a college or university. Selection is based upon financial need, academic success, 500-word essay and achievements in the community.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, typed essay, official transcripts, college acceptance letter, SAT/ACT scores, questionnaire and photograph are required.

    880 Technology Park Drive
    Suite 100
    Glen Allen, VA 23059

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Virginia PTA Annual Citizenship Essay Project
    $50-$250
    February 1
    Sponsor: Virginia PTA

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Virginia students in kindergarten through 12th grade who are attending a school that has a PTA or PTSA chapter in good standing. They must submit an essay on a sponsor-determined topic relating to citizenship. Selection is based on essay originality, clarity and grammar.

    How to apply: Entry forms are available online. An entry form and essay are required.

    1027 Wilmer Avenue
    Richmond, VA 23227

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Virginia Ruff Scholarship for Continuing Education
    $1,000
    June 30
    Sponsor: Bedford Business and Professional Women Ruff Scholarship

    Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who have been residents of Bedford County, Virginia for at least the past two years. They must be pursuing higher education in order to re-enter the job market, to become economically self-sufficient or to advance their current careers. They must be accepted into an accredited degree program and demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal essay, financial need information and two recommendation letters are required.

    P. O. Box 316
    Bedford, VA 24523

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Virginia Sheriffs' Institute Scholarship
    Varies
    May 1
    Sponsor: Virginia Sheriffs' Institute

    Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of an eligible Virginia locality. They must be accepted or enrolled at a Virginia college or university and must be majoring in or planning to major in criminal justice. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, letter of recommendation from applicant's local sheriff, personal essay, proof of college acceptance (incoming freshmen only) and standardized test scores (incoming freshmen only) are required.

    951 East Byrd Street
    Suite 905
    Richmond, VA 23219

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Virginia Tuition Assistance Grant Program
    $1,600-$3,200
    July 31
    Sponsor: State Council of Higher Education for Virginia

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Virginia residents and enrolled full-time as undergraduate, graduate or professional school students at an eligible private, non-profit Virginia postsecondary institution. Applicants who are enrolled in a religious or theological degree program are ineligible as are graduate students who are enrolled in a degree program that is not related to health care. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

    How to apply: Applications are available by request from the student's college financial aid office. An application form and supporting materials are required.

    101 N. 14th Street
    10th Floor
    James Monroe Building
    Richmond, VA 23219

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Warren Lloyd Holtzman Freedom Scholarship Fund
    $1,018
    February 3
    Sponsor: Community Foundation of the New River Valley

    Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing an undergraduate degree or attending vocational school, maintain a GPA of at least 2.5, submit documents confirming their financial need and submit an essay that ponders aspects of operating within a free-enterprise system.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 6009
    Christiansburg, VA 24068

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • We've Got Your Back (Easy, No Essay) Scholarship
    $5,000
    September 15
    Sponsor: Sixup Lending

    Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time undergraduate college students in a four-year, non-profit, Title IV institution with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the United States and reside in one of the following states: Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, DC, Florida, Georgia, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia or Wisconsin.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    77 Van Ness Avenue
    Suite 101
    MS-1223
    San Francisco, CA 94111

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Wings Fund
    $1,000
    February 3
    Sponsor: Community Foundation of the New River Valley

    Eligibility: Applicants must provide documentation that confirms financial need.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 6009
    Christiansburg, VA 24068

    exit_to_appApply Now
  • Woodrow and Elma Turman Scholarship Fund
    $500
    February 3
    Sponsor: Community Foundation of the New River Valley

    Eligibility: Applicants must have a strong commitment toward self-improvement via education, as well as demonstrated financial need. Note that academic achievement, although significant, is not a deciding factor for the selection committee.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 6009
    Christiansburg, VA 24068

    exit_to_appApply Now

For a complete list of scholarships please use the Free SuperCollege Scholarship Search.
searchStart Your Free Scholarship Search