Deputy William G. Billy Giacomo Scholarship

Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Age/Grade Level:
    Graduating senior.
  • Financial Need:
    Not Required
  • Character Traits:
    Must demonstrate good moral character
  • Residence:
    Must be a resident of West Virginia
  • School:
    Richwood High School or Nicholas High School.
  • College:
    May attend any accredited college or university, with exception to a degree, which would lead to a career as a criminal defender.
  • Major/Career:
    Preference shall be given to students pursuing study in law enforcement.
  • Employer:
    Children or Grandchildren of law enforcement officers who work or have worked in Nicholas County. This includes City Police, Sheriffs Dept., and the State Police stationed in Nicholas County, DNR, or those officers living in Nicholas County employed by Federal Agencies.

Application Details

  • Transcript:
    Not required
  • Resume/Activity List:
    Not required
  • Other Materials:
    Make sure to scan your or your parents’ most recent IRS Form 1040, 1040EZ, etc. and any other documentation supporting unique financial circumstances; The following three documents need to be uploaded with your application: 1. Financial Form (Click to download) You must use our Form for the Financial Form 2. Income Tax Information (first page only) 3. Most Recent Grades (you do not have to have the Official copy)

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