Virginia PTA is proud to offer $1000 scholarships to graduating Virginia high school students based on a demonstrated commitment to and engagement in, community service, plus academic achievement and financial need.
The number of scholarships awarded each year depends on proceeds from special Virginia PTA awards. Donations in honor, or in memory of, special individuals are always welcome, as well as contributions to the scholarship fund.
Graduate from a Virginia high school with an active PTA/PTSA in good standing;
Enter an accredited Virginia college or university in the Fall following the date of application for the scholarship; and
Have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 (on a scale of 4.0) or better.
The completed application packet must include:
Evidence of financial need and academic achievement;
Two (2) letters of recommendation of which one speaks to your volunteer service;