Scholarships for Kanawha County (WV) Residents

Nearly 200,000 people live in Kanawha County, West Virginia, and if you’re one of them then you might be eligible for one or more college scholarships. More than 500 scholarships are administered by the Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation, which awards more than $500,000 to qualifying students annually. Others are funded by nearby universities and colleges, such as the University of Charleston, Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College, West Virginia State University and Bridgemont Community and Technical College. In general, potential recipients will be required to meet a minimum grade point average, provide proof of academic excellence, meet a certain level of financial need, pursue a certain field of study or all of the above. To learn more about scholarships for Kanawha County residents which you may qualify for, continue reading below.

Showing 1-10 of 10 scholarships
View Details Mary E. (Nalbach) Huseby Scholarship Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |West Virginia|Cedar Grove, WV|
  • Major: Study |Education|
  • Character Trait: Show |Good Character|
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Jahlil Clements Scholarship Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Kanawha, WV|
  • School (College): |Technical School|
  • Character Trait: Show |Good Character|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,000
  • 2 awards
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Wayne, WV|Cabell, WV|Mercer, WV|Mingo, WV|Mcdowell, WV|Raleigh, WV|Fayette, WV|Summers, WV|Greenbrier, WV|Boone, WV|Nicholas, WV|Kanawha, WV|Putnam, WV|Wyoming, WV|
  • Character Trait: Show |Good Character|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Dr. O.M. and Ruth A. Harper Scholarship Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Clendenin, WV|
  • Character Trait: Show |Good Character|
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,000
  • 2 awards
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Kanawha, WV|Putnam, WV|
  • Major: Study |Accounting|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details David Andrew Hood Scholarship Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Nitro, WV|Cross Lanes, WV|
  • School (K-12): |Nitro High School, Nitro, WV|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Thalheimer Family Supplemental Scholarship Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 4 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, WV|Boone, WV|Kanawha, WV|Putnam, WV|Lincoln, WV|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Clay, WV|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
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This scholarship is to assist a student in purchasing goods and services which otherwise would not allow them to attend college. Applicants must be a resident of Kanawha, Putnam, Boone, Clay, Fayette or Lincoln counties and must be planning to attend any college or university.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Raleigh, WV|Fayette, WV|Boone, WV|Kanawha, WV|Putnam, WV|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Clay, WV|
  • School (College): |US Accredited Institution|Four-year|
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Kanawha Valley Mining Institute, Inc. Scholarship is provided to high school graduates of Boone, Clay, Fayette, Kanawha, Putnam, and Raleigh. The scholarship fund of $2,000 is given to a student who plans to pursue a degree in engineering.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details R. Ray Singleton Scholarship Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 5 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Fayette, WV|Boone, WV|Kanawha, WV|Putnam, WV|Lincoln, WV|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Clay, WV|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College|
background
This scholarship was established to benefit students pursuing undergraduate and graduate studies in any West Virginia college or university. Applicants must be residing in Kanawha, Boone, Clay, Putnam, Lincoln, or Fayette Counties. This scholarship is renewable.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Kanawha, WV|
  • School (College): Attend |University of Charleston (WV)|Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA|
background
This scholarship was established to benefit students attending Washington & Lee or University of Charleston. Applicants must be residing in Kanawha County. This scholarship is renewable.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
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