Virginia PTA
1027 Wilmer Avenue
Richmond VA 23227-2419
Phone: 804.264.1234
Toll Free: 866.4vakids (82.5437)
Fax: 804.264.4014
Hours: 8:00AM–4:30PM M-F

Virginia PTA Scholarships

2017 Deadline: March 1 (Postmark)

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. 

Applicant Eligibility:

Students must:

  • 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;
  • Transcript (including SAT/ACT scores); and
  • Proof of PTSA membership (prior to December 1)

Electronic submissions will not be accepted.