Apply for a Scholarship

The Community Foundation is pleased to offer you a searchable database featuring over 60 scholarship opportunities for students living in the Central Virginia region.  We hope this will be a helpful tool as you search for ways to reach your educational goals.

How to Apply:

Step 1 - Determine your eligibility by searching for scholarship opportunities in one of the following ways:

View All Scholarships – This option will allow you to search for a specific schoarship by viewing an alphabetical listing of all scholarships offered by The Community Foundation.

Scholarship Search – This option will allow you to enter specific criteria (i.e. your high school, area of academic interest, etc.) and learn about scholarships for which you are eligible.

  • Please note that eligibility requirements and application materials vary for each scholarship.  Therefore, you are encouraged to carefully review individual scholarship guidelines before you apply.
  • You may also choose to bookmark this page, as new scholarships will be added as they become available.

Step 2 - Once you have determined that you are eligible for a scholarship, you must complete a personal profile and complete your application through our online system by Thursday, March 3 at 5 pm. Click on the Apply Now button on the scholarship's description page.