The Community Foundation of the Central Blue Ridge is honored to offer over 30 scholarship opportunities, which will distribute over $100,000 each year, for graduating seniors and adults pursuing higher education. Each scholarship has its own specific purpose, selection, and eligibility criteria. All scholarships are competitive and will be selected based on the pool of qualified applicants. Scholarship awards are paid directly to the educational institutions or programs in which the successful candidates are enrolled.
See available scholarships for a complete listing of scholarships, otherwise, high school seniors should begin by selecting your high school and adult learners should scroll to the Adult Learner section below. The 2020 Scholarship Program will open on December 1, 2019 and will have an application deadline of March 5, 2020.
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High School Students:
Only one online scholarship application is required and you may be eligible to receive one or more scholarships. Please select your high school below, where you will find various scholarship opportunities, each with unique eligibility requirements. Please contact us if you have any questions or need clarification. We are here to help you!
- Buffalo Gap High School
- Fort Defiance High School
- Highland County High School
- Nelson County High School
- Riverheads High School
- Robert E. Lee High School
- Stuarts Draft High School
- Waynesboro High School
- Wilson Memorial High School
- Private Schools in Staunton, Waynesboro, or Augusta County
- Other (not located in VA)
High School Graduates & Adult Learners:
With a few exceptions, only one online scholarship application is required and you may be eligible to receive one or more scholarships. If you have already graduated from high school and are attending, or preparing to attend, a college or university, you may be eligible for one or more of the following scholarships: