Virginia Beach

There are many scholarships for Virginia Beach students. If you are searching for scholarships for a particular high school located in Virginia Beach, please select the appropriate school from the list below. The scholarship database contains scholarships for Virginia Beach students in the following categories:

Virginia Beach High School Scholarships
Virginia Beach College Scholarships
Virginia Beach University Scholarships

Scholarships

"No Essay" Nitro Scholarship

Deadline: Aug 31, 2022
$2,000
To be eligible for the "No Essay" Nitro Scholarship you must be: A) A student who is currently enrolled as a high school senior or in an accredited college or university located within the United States; B) A parent who currently has a child enrolled in an accredited college or university located within the United States; C) A parent who...

Niche $50,000 Scholarship

Deadline: Sep 30, 2022
$50,000
Covering the cost of college expenses for four years without writing a single essay? Sounds too good to be true! It isn't with Niche. We are giving one student $50,000 (our biggest scholarship yet!) to help pay for tuition, living expenses, books, and other educational expenses! Who Can Apply All high school and college students, as well as anyone looking...

"No Essay" Smart Owl Scholarship

Deadline: Aug 29, 2022
$7,000
To be eligible for the No Essay Smart Owl Scholarship: A) You must be a resident of any of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or US Territories B) You must be 16 years of age or older C) You must either be enrolled in a college/university or registered in a qualified high school D) You must be located...

Be Bold Scholarship

Deadline: Sep 01, 2022
$25,145
The $25,050 "Be Bold" Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. It takes less than 2 minutes to apply. To us, boldest does not mean "best", or "most accomplished". Being bold means being: A) Earnest B) Determined C) Moving The scholarship will be awarded to the student whose profile is most...

To be Eligible: 1. You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US. 2. You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico. The ScholarshipPoints program was created in 2006 to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing...

CollegeXpress Scholarship

Deadline: Sep 30, 2022
$10,000
Since 1995, our mission has been to help connect students with the right schools for them. Carnegie Dartlet, the organization that houses CollegeXpress, is an educational publisher and higher education marketing agency. Every year, thousands of students across the United States and around the world discover their colleges using our websites, magazines, and services. To be eligible for the CollegeXpress...

For School Specific Scholarships, select one of the schools below:
Bayside High
Bayside Middle
Brandon Middle
Corporate Landing Middle
First Colonial High
Floyd Kellam High
Frank W Cox High
Frank W. Cox High
Great Neck Middle
Green Run Collegiate
Green Run High
Independence Middle
Kemps Landing Magnet
Kempsville High
Kempsville Middle
Landstown High
Landstown Middle
Larkspur Middle
Lynnhaven Middle
Ocean Lakes High
Plaza Middle
Princess Anne High
Princess Anne Middle
Salem High
Salem Middle
Tallwood High
Virginia Beach Middle

With a population of roughly 437,994, Virginia Beach is considered to be the most inhabited city in the state of Virginia and the 39th largest city within the United States. It is located at the mouth of Chesapeake Bay on the Atlantic Ocean. Virginia Beach is an independent city.

The city of Virginia Beach is the easternmost city of the region within Hampton Roads called "America's First Region", that consists of Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Newport News, Chesapeake, Portsmouth, Hampton, Norfolk, and Suffolk, along with several other cities, counties and small towns.

The city of Virginia Beach carries a reputation of being a party town, though it also has plenty of cultural attractions and museums. The Virginia Symphony, and some other famous musicians, play performances at the Virginia Beach Amphitheater, which seats up to 20,000 people. The Neptunes, a hip hop group consisting of Pharrell Williams and Chad Hugo, are from the city originally and run a recording studio in the city of Virginia Beach. The historic landmark of the colonies' very first settlement, which was established in the year 1607, is located nearby in Williamsburg and Jamestown.

Virginia Beach presently holds the Guinness world record for the longest pleasure beach in the world. Surfers, water skiers, swimmers, and sunbathers all flock to the beach to take advantage of the expansive stretch of sand and cool water. Joggers, bikers, and rollerbladers take advantage of the well-known Boardwalk. Just on the Chesapeake Bay side of Virginia Beach is First Landing State Park, which provides over 19 miles of hiking trails and a beautiful camping facilities. The most famous location for fishing and boating is a fishing pier situated just south of the main beaches which empties into the Rudee Inlet. The name of the area is Little Island Park, that is likewise home to basketball and volleyball counts.

The economy in Virginia Beach is mainly concentrated on tourism, with it's secondary concentration in military. Four military bases are located within the city. One more sector that has a major effect on the economy in the city of Virginia Beach is agriculture.

More than one third of the jobs in the city of Virginia Beach are within the wholesale and retail business sectors. Companies that manufacture furniture, power tools, coated abrasives, recreational products and welding equipment also hire a significant amount a individuals.

Likewise in the area are some international companies, such as Stihl's North American headquarters, and Lillian Vernon's head office.

Not including agriculture, the main sectors of Virginia Beach's economy comprises government, trade, transportation and utilities, business and professional services, health and educational services, leisure and hospitality, and manufacturing.