Annual College Scholarship

Congrats to Harrison Hurst our 2017 WWCL Scholarship award winner.  Harrison will be attending U.VA in the upcoming fall semester.  Thanks to all that contributed to the fund as the total scholarship payout is $500.

Pictured here is Harrison Hurst with family.  WWCL 2017 Scholarship award winner
Pictured here is Harrison Hurst with family. WWCL 2017 Scholarship award winner

Click here to read a copy of Harrison’s award winning essay

 

Click here for Scholarship application 2017

About WELLINGTON WOODS CIVIC LEAGUE
                                                             SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

To make a donation to the 2017 WWCL Scholarship Program:




 

PURPOSE:  The purpose of the Wellington Woods Civic League scholarship program is to provide a scholarship for college-bound high school graduates who are members of our neighborhood community.

WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO APPLY:  High school seniors who are residents of the Wellington Woods neighborhood and who plan to continue their education immediately upon high school graduation at any postsecondary institution.  Also, the resident must be in good stating with Civic League dues.

HOW MUCH IS THE SCHOLARSHIP AWARDs:  The scholarship award is up to $500 per student which will be paid directly to the postsecondary institution that the student attends.  The amount of funding is dependent on donations by WWCL members as of  May 15th each year, with the entire amount awarded each year.

WHEN ARE SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED:  Scholarship recipients will be notified by June 1 of the award year.  The deadline for application is May 10, 2017.  Selection is made by a committee appointed by the Wellington Woods Civic League.

HOW DO I APPLY:  All students who are eligible should complete the Scholarship Application, including the required essay and include their high school transcript and mail to WWCL President, 920 Earl of Chatham Lane, Virginia Beach, VA  23454 no later than May 10, 2017.  Completed materials must be submitted on time.

WHAT IF I HAVE A QUESTION ABOUT THE APPLICATION:  Please email WWCL President or any Civic League officer for any questions about information contained on the application or the application process.  (wellingtonwoodscivicleague@gmail.com)


TO MAKE A DONATION TO THIS PROGRAM: Click the Buy Now PayPal Button below to make a donation to the Wellington Woods Civic League Scholarship Program 2017.
You can also make a contribution as part of your Dues invoice which can be mailed if preferred.  To download an Membership Dues invoice click here.
 


 

2016 Scholarship winner:

Emma Johnson a $500. Scholarship towards James Madison University.

Click here to read a copy of Emma’s winning essay.

left to right: Alicia Sheppard, VP WWCL, Meg Kinsley with Elijah, Secretary WWCL, Paul Brannock, President WWCL, Emma Johnson, 2016 Scholarship winner with parents Tracy and Scott Johnson
left to right: Alicia Sheppard, VP WWCL, Meg Kelsey with Elijah, Secretary WWCL, Paul Brannock, President WWCL, Emma Johnson, 2016 Scholarship winner with parents Tracy and Scott Johnson

2016 Scholarship Runner Up winner:

Cameron Smith a $250. Scholarship towards Virginia Tech University.

Paul Brannock, President WWCL, Cameron Smith Scholarship winner and Teresa Brannock
Paul Brannock, President WWCL, Cameron Smith Scholarship winner and Teresa Brannock

 

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