Greater Lynchburg Community Foundation Scholarships


Scholarship Value: $3,000
Awards Available: 38
Award Deadline: Sep 15, 2022

The Community Foundation is proud to assist deserving students in our area in obtaining financial assistance for attending the college of their choice. We offer several scholarship funds that grant income annually for this purpose.

1) Amherst County Retired Teachers Association Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for Amherst County High School seniors

2) Appomattox County Education Foundation Fund

Provides scholarships to Appomattox County High School seniors

3) Altavista EMS Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships to students from Altavista High School, Gretna High School, and Faith Christian Academy who are interested in the field of medicine or pursuing training in a trade

4) Barnard Family Health and Wellness Fund

Provides scholarships for area students seeking higher education in health care related fields that support MSK health

5) Bedford County Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for seniors graduating from Bedford County high schools

6) Beth Johnson Boatner Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for E. C. Glass High School seniors

7) Jane Barringer Bowen Educational Fund

Provides scholarships for E.C. Glass High School seniors who pursue studies in Theatre Arts or English

8) Dorothy M. Brooks Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships to students at Randolph College who are Lynchburg residents

9) Daniel Christian Nursing Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships to Appomattox County High School seniors interested in nursing

10) Leonard and Eudora Coleman Memorial Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships to Altavista High School seniors

11) George and Gladys Costan Family Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships to seniors at Lynchburg City high schools

12) Dunbar High School Legacy Fund

Provides scholarships for seniors from Heritage and E.C. Glass High Schools

13) Donald and Virginia Farmer Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for seniors at Nelson County High School

14) Jill Gardner Memorial Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for seniors at E.C. Glass High School who have artistic talent with formal instruction in Art

15) Wally Gilbert Fund

Provides scholarships for senior athletes at Heritage High School

16) Glass/Heritage Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for seniors from Heritage and E.C. Glass High Schools

17) Edward Christian Glass Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for seniors from E.C. Glass High School who are pursuing a degree in Education

18) Mary L. Gregory Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for seniors from Amherst County High School

19) Ted Hapgood Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for full-time employees at C. B. Fleet

20) Sallie Holland and Wesley Peters Hicks Math Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for seniors from Beford County high schools or seniors from Carolina County High school who plan to major in Math or math related fields

21) Edwin Nelson James Jr. Memorial Fund

Provides scholarships for seniors from E. C. Glass High School

22) Troy Kiger Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for seniors from E. C. Glass High School

23) Ella M. Lawless Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships to members of Heritage United Methodist Church

24) Edith B. Lee Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships through Lynchburg Retired Teachers Association

25) Dr. Gordon K. Leonard Fund

Provides scholarships for seniors of Amherst County High School who are interested in a career in health care

26) Mario Luongo Memorial Fund

Provides scholarships for seniors of Appomattox County High School participating in a varsity sport

27) Lynchburg Academy of Medicine Alliance Fund

Provides scholarships through the Lynchburg Academy of Medicine Alliance

28) Lynchburg Area Ministerial Association Fund

Provides scholarships for seniors from Lynchburg City Schools

29) Martin Memorial Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for seniors at Appomattox County High School

30) Robert J. Miller Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for seniors from Rustburg High School and Heritage High School

31) Walker and Mary Raine Pettyjohn Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships to area high school seniors

32) C. W. Seay Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for seniors from Lynchburg City high schools

33) Marguerite F. Singleton Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for seniors at Amherst County High School

34) Brad Sowers Memorial Art Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for art students at Altavista High School

35) Louise L. Terrell Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for seniors from Bedford County high schools

36) Trench Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for seniors from Heritage High School

37) Valley View Residents Scholarship Fund

Provides Nursing Scholarships for Lynchburg College seniors

38) VSU Alumni Chapter of Central Virginia Scholarship Fund

Provides scholarships for seniors from area high schools

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"No Essay" Nitro Scholarship - $2,000
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"No Essay" Smart Owl Scholarship - $7,000
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Be Bold Scholarship - $25,050
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$10,000 College Scholarship for High School and College Students - $10,000
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Niche 2K No Essay College Scholarship - $2,000
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