Scholarships

ALL APPLICATIONS CAN BE PICKED UP IN GUIDANCE OFFICE.



Visit the guidance office to get additional information on scholarships. Click link to download scholarship applications or come by the guidance office. 
  • NEW FOR 2018-2019
  • Aviation Scholarship--Scholarship awards range from $1,000 to $3,000.  Deadline is March 8, 2019.
  • Hagan Scholarship Foundantion--Scholarship provides us to $6,000.00 each semester for up to 8 consecutive semesters and includes a $15,000.00 Schwab Investment Account and fully paid Study Abroad Award. ​Information is in guidance office.  DEADLINE IS NOVEMBER 15, 2018.
  • Miller/Vicars Scholarship -- For graduating seniors in Scott County, Virginia (Gate City High School, Rye Cove High School, or Twin Springs High School). Scholarship Amount: $2,000 one-time award for 1 year.
  • Lee-Jackson Scholarship--Click HERE for more information.  You may also see guidance office for more information.
  • DAR Scholarship--Four scholarships of $2,500 each are awarded to high school seniors who plan to major in any field other than nursing.  Also, there are two $2,500 scholarships available to high school seniors who are planning on entering the field of nursing.  Deadline of January 12.  Please see Guidance office if you have any questions.
  • Virginia Nursing Scholarship--Two Scholarships of $2,500.00 to a high school senior who will continue their education at an accredited Virginia school of nursing.  Students applying to a Virginia community college transition program leading to a four year degree and students who are home schooled are also eligible to apply. Deadline of January 12.  
  • Weedon Memorial High School Essay Contest--Information in the guidance office.
  • National Science Foundation (NSF) S-STEM scholarships--click HERE

ARCHIVED --2018 


  • We the Students--National Essay Competition--Deadline of February 5, 2018.
  • Student of Integrity Scholarship Award--Deadline of January 31, 2018.  Students will be awarded $1,000.00 for college costs.  This scholarship is sponsored by area businesses that are eager to acknowledge high school Students of Integrity.  ​Application access code:BBB2018
  • VBA Bank Day @New Peoples Bank--Students could win up to $7,500.00 in scholarship monies.  Students must register with Ms. Rose by March 13.  Students will spend the day at the bank and then they will be eligible to apply for scholarships.  ​This scholarship is not business/banking related.  ​Bank shadowing day will be March 20th. 
  • SVAM Scholarship--This scholarship can be used for post-secondary education in technical fields or for four year degrees. Since manufacturing companies need individuals with a wide variety of education - from welding certificates to degrees in marketing and chemistry - this scholarship can be used by students pursuing almost any degree, as long as they have an interest is using that degree in manufacturing.  Due April 2nd.  See Guidance office for any other questions.
  • Scott County Rotary Scholarship--Deadline Friday, April 20,2018.  The Rotary Club of Scott County is pleased to sponsor two (2) One Thousand Dollar ($1,000.00) scholarships toward the first and second years of education or training at any accredited institution.
     Scholarships will be awarded to one student at each high school and to a Career & Tech School student who plans to continue vocational training after graduation.
  • 2018 Granville P. Meade Scholarship--Deadline March 16, 2018 --You must have your scholarship application turned into Guidance office by this date. It is anticipated that the scholarship will be awarded in the amount of $2,00.00 per year for four years, provided the student continues to meet the scholarship requirements. Click here for more information.
  • 2018 Robert William McConnell, MD Scholarship--Deadline April 2, 2018.  This scholarship will be for up to $2,500.00 for seniors to further their education at either a two or four year institution.  This scholarship is available to TWIN SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS only.  ​Once completed turn this scholarship into guidance office. 
  • Jacob Wolfe Family Association--The Jacob Wolfe Family Association, INC,. offers a $1,00.00 scholarship to a qualified high school senior graduating in 2018 and planning on attending college or an institution of higher learning.  Applicants must be  a direct descendant of Jacob Wolfe of Scott County and meet other requirements.  For information on the scholarship requirements and an application form, call 423-239-7907 or email Helen Lemmons hfl@charter.net with questions.   
  • Tobacco Region Scholarship Program Information 
  • Scott County Democratic Party Scholarship--Deadline April 16, 2018.  This scholarship offers a $1,000.00 award to students to help fulfill their goals of a higher education.  
  • Scott County Cattle Association--$500.00 scholarship to be awarded to a student.  ​Deadline is April 20, 2018.
  • VSPMA (Virginia School Plant Managers Association) Scholarship--​Deadline is March 15, 2018.  Please read all requirements for applying.  
  • Terry Roberts Memorial Scholarship--Deadline is April 9, 2018.  Please turn into guidance office to be considered for this scholarship.
  • Scott County College Fund--Due April 9, 2018.  The scholarship is in the amount of $2,500.00. Up to two (2) recipients may be named at each high school in Scott County for the 2017-18 academic year.  Scholarship recipients will be announced on Senior Awards Day.  Click here for requirements of scholarship.  Click here for acknowledgment of terms and conditions.  All paperwork must be filled out to be considered for this scholarship.
  • Cleek Farm Scholarship--This scholarship is a one time award for $1,000.00.  Due date is April 2, 2018.
  • Scott County Republican Party Scholarship--Deadline is May 4, 2018. Please turn into guidance office to be considered for the scholarship.  
  • Bristol Tennessee/Virginia Realtors Association Scholarship--Deadline is March 27, 2018.  This scholarship is offering $500.00 to a graduating senior to help with college expenses.  
  • Dungannon High School Alumni Scholarship--Deadline is April 15, 2018.  This scholarship is offering (3) $1,000.00 towards college expenses.  See scholarship for qualifying details.
  • Liston Family Scholars--The award provides for the full cost of tuition and the comprehensive fee at King University each year for a total of 4 years, based on continuous full time enrollment in an undergraduate program.  
  • Scott County Retired Teachers Association Scholarship--Due date is May 4, 2018.  This scholarship is in the amount of $1,000.00 and up to two recipients may be named at each high school in the county.  
  • Scott County Telephone Co-op Scholarship--Due date is April 27, 2018.  This scholarship is in the amount of $1,000.  Please turn into guidance office upon completion.  
  • Ford C. Quillen Scholarship--Due May 1, 2018.  This scholarship is in the amount of $500.00.  Students who plan on attending MECC or UVA@ WiseS are eligible.  
  • Scott County Life Saving Crew Scholarship Joe D.Anderson Memorial--Due May 11, 2018.  To be eligible for this scholarship students must be pursuing a career in the medical field.  
  • Scott County Farm Bureau Scholarship--Due May 4, 2018.  This scholarship is in the amount of $1,000.00.  Please turn into guidance office upon completion.  
  • McConnell and related clan Scholarship--Due April 30, 2018.  This scholarship is in the amount of $1,000.00.  Please see guidance office if you have questions.
  • Claude R. Keith & Juanita Keith Scholarship--Due May 15, 2018.  There are three different amounts given for this scholarship.  $500.00, $750.00, and 1,000.00.
  • Scott County Education Association--Due May 9, 2018.  Return to guidance office upon completion.