Scholarships

The Better Business Bureau Serving Western VA (BBB) promotes integrity and ethics in the marketplace through voluntary business self-regulation. Each year we offer scholarships recognizing “Students of Integrity.” These scholarships are designed to recognize and promote ethics and integrity among young people. The BBB will award scholarships to graduating high school seniors who personify all of the best aspects of strong character in their personal choices and actions. Scholarship money is awarded directly to recipients to apply toward college tuition or post secondary education expenses. Recipients are required to enroll in an accredited college or university following high school graduation. Each scholarship is $1,000

To register and apply go to :  www.bbbstudentofintegrity.org

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Don’t miss your chance to become a BURGER KING Scholar. Apply today!

High school seniors must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale to be eligible, and must be active in their community through volunteering, sports, clubs and/or religious organizations.


The application period for the 2019-2020 school year is open from Oct. 15, 2018through Dec. 15, 2018.

www.burgerkingscholars.com
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The Lee-Jackson Educationan Foundation Scholarhip is now available in the guidance office. Deadline to apply is February 1, 2019.
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The Slemp Foundation Scholarship is available in the guidance office. Seniors must be a descendant of a parent, grandparent or great grandparent that currently resides in Lee or Wise County. The deadline is Monday, October 15, 2018. We are sorry for the late notice but we just received information on this scholarship. Any senior that would like to apply please let us know on Monday, October 8.
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16th Annual Student of Integrity Scholarship Awards

Applications and essays will be accepted from students who attend a high school or are home-schooled within the area served by this BBB. Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA to apply. A copy of the transcript must be included. All applications MUST be received by 11:59 p.m. January 31.

To register and apply go to :
www.bbbstudentofintegrity.org

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The Optimist Club international Essay Contest Applications are available in the guidance office. Due in the guidance office by February 8, 2019.
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NAFEPA/VAFEPA scholarship applications are now available in the guidance office. Deadline to apply is January 16, 2019
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The Scott County Rotary Club Scholarship Application is now available in the guidance office. Due to the guidance office no later than April 12, 2019.
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The BTVAR (Bristol TN/VA Association of Realtors) Scholarship application is now available in the guidance office. Due in the guidance office by March 22, 2019.
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VBA Bank Day Scholarship Program
Sponsored by the VBA Education Foundation 
Bank Day will take place on [Tuesday, March 19th].

Participation Criteria:
Currently enrolled as a high school senior in a Virginia high school
Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
Resident of Virginia

Please come by the guidance office for more information!
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The Southwest Virginia Alliance for Manufacturing, Inc.
Manufacturing Related Scholarship
Due April 3rd, 2019.
Major Field of Study
Students applying for a scholarship should work toward a degree and/or certificate in a field of study
that relates to manufacturing, which includes hands-on programs such as welding and machining,
technical programs such as Computer Aided Drafting/Design, Robotics, and Manufacturing/Industrial
Engineering, and business programs such as administration, finance, marketing, human resources or
accounting.
Please come by the guidance office for applications.
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THE HOLSTON CONFERENCE OF THE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH FOUNDATION, INC.

The NANCY NECESSARY PRIDEMORE SCHOLARSHIP application is available in the guidance office. Any senior can apply for this scholarship.

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The Cancer Outreach Foundation Hope Scholarship application is now available in the guidance office. Qualifying applicant must have a parent/legal guardian or sibling who has/had cancer or have/had cancer themselves. Deadline to apply is April 12, 2019.
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The Scott County Education Association scholarship is available in the guidance office. All applications and requirements must be submitted to the guidance office by April 8th.
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The Scott County Farm Bureau Scholarship is now available in the guidance office. The scholarship is for $1,000, applications and all requirements are due back in the guidance office by May 1st.
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The Scott County Retired Teachers Association Scholarship is now available in the guidance office. This scholarship is open to any senior planning to attend college full time in the fall. The scholarship is worth $1,000. Completed applications and all other required items are due back to the guidance office by May 3rd.
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The Scott County College Fund Scholarship application is now available in the guidance office. This scholarship application is due in the guidance office no later then Monday, April 15, 2019. This scholarship is in the amount of $2500.00.
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The Southwest Virginia EMS Council will award one $1000 scholarship to a high school senior who is a member of a licensed Emergency Medical Services agency. To request an application packet please contact Maggie Haynes at 276-628-4151 or by email at mhaynes@vaems.org.
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The Rye Cove Optimist Club Scholarship Application is now available in the guidance office. The applications must be turned in to the guidance office by May 1, 2019. Students do not have to be members of the Rye Cove High School Junior Optimist Club (JOOI) to apply.
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The Kingsport Area Chamber of Commerce Foundation is pleased again to offer its $5000 Santa Train Scholarship presented by Domtar ($1250 a year) to a graduating high school senior. The application is available for pick up in the guidance office. All applications have to be turned into the guidance office by April 17, 2019.
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The Scott County Telephone Cooperative Scholarship is now available in the guidance office. Deadline to be turned in to the guidance office is April 26, 2019.
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The 2019 Scott County Democratic Party Scholarship is now available in the guidance office. These should be turned in no later than May 8 to the guidance office.
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The Clinchport Masonic Lodge Scholarship application is now available in the guidance office. The deadline to turn in this application to the guidance office is May 1, 2019.
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The Scott County Lifesaving Crew (Joe D. Anderson Memorial Scholarship) application is now available in the guidance office. The applicant must be planning to enter an accredited school to pursue a career in the medical field. Deadline to apply is May 10, 2019.
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The Ford C. Quillen Scholarship application is now available in the guidance office. The graduate must be planning to enroll full-time in an undergraduate program at Mountain Empire Community College or The University of Virginia's College at Wise. The deadline May 8.
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The Scott County Republican Party Scholarship application is now available in the guidance office. Deadline to apply is May 3, 2019.
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The Scott County Cattleman's Association scholarship application is now available in the guidance office. deadline is April 30, 2019.
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The Claude & Juanita Keith Memorial Scholarship is now available in the guidance office. Applications must be completed and returned by Thursday, May 9th.
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RRMM Architects will be giving a $500 scholarship to a Scott County senior in honor of Mr. John Ferguson being named Region 7 Superintendent of the Year. Applications can be picked up in the guidance office. Deadline to apply is Friday, May 17