Feb 03 2014
This article was published on Feb 03 2014 and was archived on Feb 04 2015. The information below may be outdated or inaccurate.
The deadline to submit applications for New River Community College Educational Foundation scholarship is Saturday, February 15. These scholarships will support studies at NRCC during the academic year beginning in August, 2014. Scholarships of $1,000 will be awarded to qualified persons.
The foundation scholarship application and full eligibility requirements may be found by visiting www.nr.edu/sa. All applications must be submitted online.
The awards are based primarily on financial need and scholastic achievement or potential, and are available to persons who are enrolled or intend to enroll in specific programs. Persons of all ages may be considered for NRCC Educational Foundation Scholarships.
For most scholarships, the applicant must be a resident of Virginia living in Giles, Floyd, Pulaski or Montgomery Counties or Radford City; must enroll in a program of study or declare a major; furnish a fully completed application and two letters of recommendation from non-family members; and furnish copies of high school and/or college transcripts.
Scholarship recipients must maintain a class load of nine credit hours or more at NRCC. Once enrolled, students must maintain a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0, unless otherwise noted.
More information may be obtained by contacting the NRCC Educational Foundation at 540-674-3618.