Applications are now being accepted for the Virginia Head Start Alumni High School Senior Scholarship sponsored by the Virginia Head Start Association. High school senior and a former Virginia Head Start student who are planning to pursue post-secondary education at an accredited two or four-year College or technical school can apply. Through the scholarship, Virginia Head Start Association provides financial assistance to students which will help them to achieve a quality education.
Created in 1965, Head Start is the most successful, longest-running, national school readiness program in the United States. Head Start is a child-centered, family-focused, comprehensive and community-based program.
- Award Amount: $1,000
- Deadline: May 1, 2018
- Winner Announcement: May 15, 2018
All recipients must meet the following criteria:
- The scholarship is open to high school seniors who were former Virginia Head Start students.
- He or she must plan to pursue post-secondary education at an accredited two or four-year College or technical school.
Instructions for Applying:
To apply, interested applicants must check the given link: https://vahsa.memberclicks.net/index.php?option=com_mcform&view=ngforms&id=34312#/
- The scholarship award amount is $1,000.
- Awards will be $500 for the first semester and $500 for the second semester within a twelve-month timeframe.
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