Scholarship Application

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  • APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, March 15th, 2019 at 5:00 P.M. This is NOT a postmark deadline.
  • Please click below for a complete description and full eligibility requirements of all the listed scholarships before choosing the scholarship(s) you wish to apply. Additional Scholarship information and downloadable applications are also available on our website.

  • CLICK HERE: For Information Regarding Scholarship Descriptions and Eligibility Requirements

    Please complete each of the items listed above and mail to: CFRBA PO Box 20 Lexington VA 24450
  • Please complete only ONE application

     

    Please complete only ONE application form! 

    Many of the scholarships have a specific purpose and selection criteria. 

    DO NOT apply for any scholarship(s) for which you do not qualify.

     

    ALL APPLICANTS:  Complete all pages of the application and any supplemental forms/essays as required.

    • If you are a high school student, make sure a School Official/Guidance Counselor submits an official high school transcript.

    • If you have graduated from high school or have never been enrolled in college, you must attach a copy of your high school transcript.

    • If you are currently enrolled in college, you must attach a copy of your official college transcript.  If you have only been enrolled for one semester, please submit whatever school record available.

    • If it is the policy of the school you attend not to give official school records to students, then these records may come directly from the school providing they arrive before the deadline.  School Records not received by the deadline will be considered incomplete and will not be reviewed.

    • You must have three (3) letters of recommendation.  ALL recommendations should be given to you by the writer in a sealed envelope.  You should send the envelopes to COMMUNITY FOUNDATION FOR ROCKBRIDGE, BATH AND ALLEGHANY unopened.  Do not send separately.  Recommendation letters that are sent under separate cover must arrive by the deadline or your application will be considered incomplete and will not be reviewed.

    • Website generated transcripts or faxed transcripts will not be accepted.

    PLEASE BE SURE THE FOLLOWING MATERIALS ACCOMPANY YOUR APPLICATION:

    1. Completed Application.  DO NOT STAPLE YOUR APPLICATION OR ITS ATTACHMENTS.
    2. Current Resume.  Please include your academic/scholastic activities (clubs, student government, National Honor Society, etc), sports, community activities (civic activities, clubs, volunteer work, faith activities, etc), number of years you have participated and your leadership position, letters earned, awards received, and recognitions.  Additionally, please include your work experience such as self-employment, employer name, nature of work, supervisory positions held, and dates employed.  (Maximum 2 page)
    3. Most recent high school transcript and/or college transcript.
    4. Three (3) letters of recommendations in envelopes sealed by the writer. 
    5.  All essay(s) noted on page 2.

    ***Incomplete applications and applications that arrive after the deadline will not be reviewed.***


  • APPLICANT STATEMENT: I certify that I have read and understand the scholarship application instructions and requirements stated above.
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