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  • Offered by
    Bedford Business and Professional Women
    c/o Lisa Anderson
    Scholarship Committee Chairperson
    104 Melissa Drive
    Goode, VA 24556
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. 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.
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Deadline
May 31
Amount
$2,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Horticultural Research Institute
    1200 G Street NW
    Suite 800
    Washington, DC 20005
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. 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.
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Deadline
June 1
Amount
$5,000
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Deadline
April 1
Amount
$1,250
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Dixie Boys Baseball
    P.O. Box 8263
    Dothan, AL 36304
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. 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.
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$2,000
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants may be from Kansas, Kentucky, Nebraska, Ohio, Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana 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, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Wisconsin, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Pennsylvania, New York, North Dakota, South Dakota, 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.
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Deadline
October 1
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Virginia Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
    7812 Falling Hill Terrace
    Chesterfield, VA 23832
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. 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 have an overall GPA of 2.8 or higher and a major GPA of 3.0 or higher and demonstrate high ideals, good scholarship and professional ethics. Applicants must be nominated by their schools.
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Deadline
January 31
Amount
$1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Radio Relay League Foundation
    225 Main Street
    Newington, CT 06111
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. 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.
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Deadline
March 14
Amount
$2,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Virginia Department of Education
    P.O. Box 2120
    Richmond, VA 23218
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. 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.
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Deadline
November 30
Amount
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF)
    1411 W. 190th Street
    Suite 325
    Los Angeles, CA 90248
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents and full-time undergraduate students. They must be attending an accredited, four-year postsecondary institution located in the U.S. or Puerto Rico. They must reside in or attend school in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, Washington, DC or West Virginia. They must be sophomores who are enrolled in a degree program in liberal arts, law or business and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
February 15
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Jimmy Rane Foundation
    P.O. Box 40
    Abbeville, AL 36310
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. 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 or West Virginia.
  • Description
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Deadline
March 13
Amount
$3,000
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. 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 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.
  • Description
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Deadline
February 6
Amount
$1,000-$10,000
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Deadline
April 1
Amount
$1,000-$3,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Virginia Lakes and Watersheds Association
    4229 Lafayette Center Drive
    Suite 1850
    Chantilly, VA 20151
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. 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 curricula related to water resources.
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Deadline
March 31
Amount
Up to $2,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Lisa Sechrist Memorial Foundation
    8500 Executive Park Avenue
    Suite 300
    Fairfax, VA 22031
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. 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.
  • Description
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$2,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must 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, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Vermont, Washington, West Virginia or Wisconsin. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required as well as participation in community service, financial need and leadership ability. Majors not accepted include dietetics, food service, public service, packaging, parks and recreation studies, biosciences, technology, engineering, marine biology and natural resource management. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
March 15
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Varies
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Unknown
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Symphony Orchestra League of Alexandria
    2121 Eisenhower Avenue
    Suite 608
    Alexandria, VA 22314
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. 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.
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Deadline
March 15
Amount
$2,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Virginia Federation of Women's Clubs
    P.O. Box 8750
    Richmond, VA 23226
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Students must submit an essay and three letters of recommendation. Applicants must show financial need.
  • Description
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Deadline
March 1
Amount
Up to $500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Legion, Department of Virginia
    1708 Commonwealth Avenue
    Richmond, VA 23230
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must 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.
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Deadline
March 31
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Varies
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National Association for Campus Activities
    13 Harbison Way
    Columbia, SC 29212
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. 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.
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Deadline
January 1
Amount
$3,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) International Foundation
    15835 Park Ten Place
    Houston, TX 77084-5145
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. 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.
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Deadline
January 31
Amount
$500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Radio Relay League Foundation
    225 Main Street
    Newington, CT 06111
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. 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.
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April 25
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Virginia's Cable Telecommunications Association
    1001 E. Broad Street
    Suite 210
    Richmond, VA 23219
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Virginia residents. They must be attending or plan to attend a Virginia two- or four-year college or university, graduate or technical school. Financial need is required.
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Varies
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$1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Virginia High School League Foundation
    1642 State Farm Boulevard
    Charlottesville, VA 22911
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Students must be from a Virginia high school in Group A, AA or AAA. Applicants must show participation in VHSL activities and other school or community activities. They must have at least a 3.0 GPA.
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Varies
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Up to full tuition
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    State Council of Higher Education for Virginia
    101 N. 14th Street
    James Monroe Building
    Richmond, VA 23219
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. 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.
  • Description
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Deadline
January 15
Amount
$1,500-$2,500
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Up to full tuition
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    State Council of Higher Education for Virginia
    101 N. 14th Street
    James Monroe Building
    Richmond, VA 23219
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. 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.
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Virginia High School League Foundation
    1642 State Farm Boulevard
    Charlottesville, VA 22911
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. 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.
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Varies
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Up to full tuition
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
Up to $1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Virginia PTA
    1027 Wilmer Avenue
    Richmond, VA 23227
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Virginia students in grades 6 to 12 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.
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Bedford Business and Professional Women Ruff Scholarship
    c/o Jennifer Powers
    Ruff Scholarship Chair
    1411 Heirloom Road
    Bedford, VA 24523
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. 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 must demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
May 1
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Deadline
July 31
Amount
Up to $3,100
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    State Council of Higher Education for Virginia
    101 N. 14th Street
    James Monroe Building
    Richmond, VA 23219
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. 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.
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