The John Casteen Commonwealth Legacy Scholarship
One scholarship will be awarded to meritorious community college students who plan to transfer to the University of Virginia. The scholarship will total $3,000 (tuition, fees and books).
How to apply for the Casteen Scholarship
Casteen Scholars will be a first- or second-year student attending any Virginia Community College. The scholarship will be awarded to in-state full-time students who plan to transfer to the University of Virginia.
Scholars will demonstrate a potential for public service and a commitment to developing civic leadership skills. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA.
Scholarship applications will be evaluated on appearance, spelling, grammar, two letters of reference and the Student Statement (answers to four questions). Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Deadline is April 23, 2014. One scholarship of $3,000 is available.
This scholarship is closed for 2014. Check back next year.