Information for Scholarship Seekers

The Community Foundation for Rockbridge, Bath and Alleghany administers four scholarship funds to assist capable and deserving students based on the criteria established by fund donors. All awards are subject to the availability of funds. Specifics of the Foundation’s scholarship program are subject to change from time to time. If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact Lori Turner at (540) 463-0943 lori.turner@cfrba.org.

Scholarship Funds

The Eric Charles Bowyer Memorial Fund will provide scholarship assistance to a graduating student from Bath County High School who is continuing his/her education by attending Vocational/Technical training.

The Charles H. Lauck, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund will provide scholarship assistance to a graduating Rockbridge County High School student who intends to enroll in a post-secondary institution.

The Jacqueline Corbin Pleasants Scholarship Fund will provide scholarship assistance to a graduating senior from Rockbridge County High School student who intends to enroll full-time in an accredited two- or four year college or university.

The Edward F. Turner, Jr. Memorial Fund will provide scholarship assistance to the graduate from Rockbridge County High School who achieves the highest grades for the year in Physics.

The Lexington High School Alumni Scholarship Fund will provide higher-education scholarship assistance to needy and deserving students graduating from Rockbridge County High School or successor school.

The Blair Family Scholarship Fund will provide higher-education scholarship assistance to needy and deserving students graduating from Rockbridge County High School.

Who May Apply?

Graduating high school seniors who intend to begin a program at an accredited two- or four year college or university, or technical/vocational school.

Submit your completed application by the required deadline to:
Community Foundation for Rockbridge, Bath and Alleghany
PO Box 20
Lexington, VA 24416

Typical Scholarship Timeline

January 2018

  • Electronic applications and Scholarship
    Guides are made available on the Foundation’s website.

March 2nd, 2018

  • SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINE (This is not a postmarked deadline).
    You only need to fill out ONE application form.

April -June

  • Award selections made.
  • Award notification letters mailed to applicants.

June

  • Scholarship checks are mailed directly to the college or university in the recipient’s name.