Scholarships in Kanawha

Andrew K. Teeter Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must be a resident of the Greater Kanawha Valley, WV and a high school graduate or full-time undergraduate student.

John W. and Ruth E. Powell Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must be a resident of Kanawha County, W.Va. who is enrolled full time, have a minimum 2.5 GPA, and demonstrate good moral character.

SCPA Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must be a West Virginia resident whose family member is employed or has been previously employed by the coal industry within Southern West Virginia. Employee must work for a company involved in the mining and processing of coal that is located within the following W.Va. counties: Boone, Braxton, Cabell, Calhoun, Clay, Fayette, Greenbrier, Jackson, Kanawha, Lincoln, Logan, Mason, McDowell, Mercer, Mingo, Monroe, Nicholas, Pocahontas, Putnam, Raleigh, Randolph, Roane, Summers, Wayne, Webster, and Wyoming. Selection is based upon financial need.

W. Baker Hall Memorial Fund Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must be a resident of Jefferson or Kanawha County, W.Va. who demonstrates academic ability and financial need. Letter of recommendation, personal essay, transcripts, and IRS form 1040 required.

R. Ray Singleton Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must be a resident in one of the following counties: Boone, Clay, Fayette, Kanawha, Lincoln, or Putnam. Applicant must be attending a college or university in West Virginia. Minimum 2.5 GPA and composite ACT score of 20 required.

Junior League of Charleston Rebecca Dickson Goldsmith Grant

Award: $1,000, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must be a resident of Kanawha County, W.Va. with a minimum 2.5 GPA, and demonstrating outstanding community service. Letter of recommendation, personal essay, and transcripts required. Children of Junior League members, past members, or sustainers are not eligible.

  • Kanawha
  • No Restrictions
  • All Majors Eligible

Kanawha Valley Grant

Award: $7,000, Deadline: February 1 (priority)

Applicant must be from Boone, Clay, Fayette, Jackson, Kanawha, Lincoln, Logan, Putnam, Raleigh, Roane and counties.

Shepherd Family Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must be a resident of Boone, Clay, Fayette, Jackson, Kanawha, Lincoln or Putnam County. Applicant must be attending the University of Charleston pursing a degree in nursing. Minimum 2.5 GPA and composite ACT score of 20 required.

JH and AB Thomas Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must be a resident of Kanawha County.

Charleston Chapter of West Virginia Society of CPAs

Award: $1,000, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must be a graduating senior who is a resident of Kanawha or Putnam County who plans to enroll in the field of accounting. Minimum 2.5 GPA and composite ACT score of 20 required.