Scholarships abound; therefore, not all opportunities can be posted. Additional offerings may be located at StudentScholarships.org.
COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF THE NEW RIVER VALLEY SCHOLARSHIPS
Eleven separate scholarships available to Narrows High School seniors, ranging from $500 to $1500 will be available on October 9 online at www.cfnrv.org/scholarships. A letter of recommendation, official academic transcript, and completion of the FAFSA are required. ACCE students at New River Community College are eligible for these scholarships. All applications must be completed on-line, but information is available in the main office. Deadline for applications is February 9, 2018.
dr pepper tuition giveaway scholarship
Twenty $100,000 awards are available for freshman, sophomore, junior, and senior candidates. Applications may be found at https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/12674/dr_pepper_tuition_giveaway_scholarship.php. Deadline for applications is October 18, 2017.
Ten $10,000 awards are available to high school seniors planning to attend college in September 2018. An essay is required. Applications may be found at www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14186/sp_scholarship_scholarship.php. Deadline for applications is October 31, 2017.
stylemann young professionals scholarship
An $1800 scholarship available for any academic level and/or major. An essay is required. Applications may be found at https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14524/stylemann_young_professionals_scholarship_scholarship.php. Deadline for applications is November 30, 2017.
national space club scholarship
A $10,000 award available to seniors intending to pursue a career in a STEM field at an accredited U. S. college or university. Applications may be found at https://www.studentscholarships.org/scholarship/12191/national_space_club_scholarship_scholarship.php. Deadline for applications is December 1, 2017.
Lunch pail defense scholarship
Scholarship available to a senior that personifies the spirit and fortitude embodied by the Lunch Pail. The recipient must show excellence in character by virtue of his/her commitment to community service, diligence in academics, participation in extracurricular activities, and resilience in the face of life's adversities. Requirements include financial need, 2.5 GPA or better, official high school transcript, official SAT or ACT score, proof of college acceptance, a fully completed application, a school-related reference, an external reference for extracurricular activities outside of school, and a full-page essay explaining why he/she is applying and how his/her character and life experience personify the fortitude embodied by the Lunch Pail. Deadline for applications is February 15, 2018. Applications are available in the main office.
Virginia mayflower society scholarship
A $1620 award available to a senior that is a Virginia resident. Applicants are required to be sponsored by a current teacher or a member of the Virginia Mayflower Society and maintain a B average. A brief resume showing academic achievement and community service, an official transcript, a letter from your sponsor, and an original essay must be submitted. Information may be requested in the main office. Deadline for applications is March 19.