Be sure to check with your high school guidance counselor or ask about financial aid at your college admissions office. Here on this page we've identified a few of the most common scholarship programs that are available right in your state...
West Virginia PROMISE Scholarships
$4,750 scholarships to West Virginia high school students to help pay for college.
West Virginia Higher Education Grant
$2,600 scholarships to financially needy West Virginia college students.
High Technology Scholars Program
$500 to West Virginia high school seniors to major in technology-related fields.
Dr. Roberto F. Cunanan, D.C. Scholarship
$1,000 college scholarships to West Virginia high school seniors graduating from Bridgeport high school. Read More
Mary Olive Eddy Jones Art Scholarship
$1,000 to West Virginia college students who are currently majoring in Art.
Martha Stuart Oden Scholarship
$1,000 scholarships for high school seniors from Greenbrier East High School to go to college in West Virginia. Read More
EMU National Scholars Program (NSP)
Up to $15,000 to West Virginia college freshmen with a minimum 3.5 GPA.
The Carl R. Morris Memorial Scholarship
$1,000 to financially needy West Virginia college students who reside in Calhoun county.
Helen Holt Mollohan Scholarship
$1,000 scholarships for female West Virginia students to attend Glenville State College.
Duck Tape Stuck at Prom Scholarship Contest
Up to $10,000 to the best dressed high seniors who attend the prom wearing outfits made out of duck tape!
TeenDrive365 Video Challenge
$15,000 to the best teen video demonstrating
the importance of safe driving.
Carolinas-Virginias Hardware Scholarship
$2,000 scholarships to West Virginia children of employees of the Carolinas-Virginias Region of the National Retail Hardware Association.
Obviously this list is just the tip of the iceberg in the vast ocean of available scholarships and grant programs. To get a more extensive idea of the funding opportunities you might be eligible for, visit these database websites to see which scholarship programs match you!