Coming soon…scholarship information and application for fall 2014
Virginia Foundation for Community College Education Scholarships
Since 2006, the VFCCE has awarded more than $1.3 million in scholarships to more than 300 students. The foundation seeks to provide access to education for all Virginians. With awards ranging from $500 to $15,000, the scholarship program continues to grow and help students across the state enroll in community college and pursue academic and career success.
NEW! Potomac Health Foundation Fellows Program
The Potomac Health Foundation Fellows Program provides financial assistance and a unique leadership curriculum to second-year students who have demonstrated ability and commitment to the health science profession. Applicants must attend Germanna or Northern Virginia Community College full-time and reside in the following zip codes: 20112, 22025, 22026, 22079, 22125, 22134, 22172, 22191, 22192, 22193, 22554, and 22556. Ten students will be selected.
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The Richmond Region Commonwealth Legacy Scholarship
The Richmond Region Commonwealth Legacy Scholarship is made possible by the Moses D. Nunnally Jr. Charitable Trust and was established for high-achieving students in the Richmond area with financial need. A total of seven students will be awarded up to $5,000 for tuition, books, fees and required supplies for their field of study. The scholarship will be renewable for a second year as long as the student continues to meet scholarship criteria.
Kathy Camper Commonwealth Legacy Scholarship
Created by friends and family to honor a long-time information technology staff member with Virginia’s Community Colleges, this scholarship provides financial assistance to students pursuing careers in information technology or childhood education. One scholarship of $2,500 will be awarded.
The John T. Casteen III Commonwealth Legacy Scholarship
One scholarship will be awarded to a full-time community college student attending any Virginia Community College who plans to transfer to the University of Virginia. One scholarship of $3,500 will be awarded.
The Hon. Gerald Baliles Commonwealth Legacy Scholarship
Two scholarships of $2550 will be awarded to first-time college students at Patrick Henry Community College to recognize Governor Gerald Baliles’ many contributions to the improvement of education for all Virginians.
Valley Proteins Fellows Program
For the third year, extraordinary second-year students attending a Virginia Community College will be selected for the Valley Proteins Fellows Program. This prestigious scholarship will award up to $5,000 for tuition, books, fees and expenses. In addition to the generous award, the Fellows Program will provide recipients with the opportunity to share in special experiences to enhance their academic and leadership potential.
The Eva T. Hardy Commonwealth Legacy Scholarship
Two scholarships will be awarded to meritorious community college students who demonstrate potential for public service and civic leadership. Two scholarships of $4,200 (tuition, fees and books) will be awarded.
Virginia Hospital and Healthcare Association Scholarship
Established in partnership with the Virginia Hospital and Healthcare Association, this renewable scholarship (up to $7,000) is awarded to a student admitted to a nursing program who has demonstrated ability and commitment to enter the practice of nursing.
Other Named Scholarships & Special Funds
The Virginia Foundation for Community College Education is grateful to the donors and supporters who have established the following scholarships:
A/E/C Industry Scholarship
Curtis & Patricia Dougans Scholarship
Institute of Real Estate Management Scholarship
Glenn DuBois Student Success Fund
Jean and Stephen Eitelman Scholarship
Barbara and Mark Fried Great Expectations Scholarship
Anne Holton Legacy Fund
Jonathan Alje Toxopeus Scholarship
The Honorable Ronald L. Tillett Commonwealth Legacy Scholarship