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Listed below are scholarships, some through outside agencies and are not restricted to PHCC students. Please review this list often whether you attend here or plan to transfer. This listing is updated as scholarships are made known to the Financial Aid office.

  • College scholarships for minority students - Multiple types of scholarships are available. 
     
  • Critical Language Scholarship - a fully-funded overseas language and cultural immersion program. Choose to study one of 14 critical languages (language knowledge requirements differ by program).  Applications are due by Nov 16 
  • Digital Marketing Scholarship for Fall2016 -  For high school seniors and college undergraduate students majoring (or plans to major) in a field related to digital marketing.  Must plan to take at least 10 credit hours during the fall 2016 semester Deadline: June 15, 2016

  • Foundation for Roanoke Valley: several scholarships

  • Goedekers College Scholarship: awarding a grand prize of $500 and two honorable mentions for $100; This scholarship will be offered nationwide. Scholarship is available to all students (Undergraduate and Graduate) and available to all fields of study. 

  • Health Focus of Southwest Virginia Scholarship Program: Your GPA must be 2.75 or better before being considered. You MUST be accepted into a medical program before you are eligible for a scholarship. Application and materials for the Health Focus Scholarship. 
  • Hughes Memorial Foundationawards Scholarships to individuals for higher education or job training with preference being given to needy and/or disadvantaged children living in the Virginia counties of Pittsylvania, Halifax, Mecklenburg, Charlotte, Campbell, Bedford, Franklin, Henry and Patrick. Applications are accepted in the spring with a deadline of April 1st and September 1st. The application and ALL required supporting documentation must be submitted by the deadline to be considered. 
  • J.T.- Minnie Maude Charitable Trust
  • Jack Kent Cooke Foundation - The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation invites applications for its Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship, the largest private scholarship in the country for community college transfer students. As many as 85 students from a nationwide applicant pool will receive up to $40,000 per year for up to three years of study at any four-year accredited college or university of their choosing.
  • Langley Aerospace research Summer Scholars Program (LARSS) (http://www.nianet.org/larss/)
  • Rosana Anderon Scholarship (NABCJ/Western Virginia Chapter).  Deadline to apply is July 1, 2016. Amount is for $500.00 and is non-renewable. Applicants must be enrolled in a college or university and majoring in Criminal Justice or related studies and must submit a copy of their official college transcript. Freshmen must provide verification of enrollment for calendar year 2016-2017.
  • NURSE Corps Scholarship Program  receive funding for tuition, fees and other educational costs in exchange for working at an eligible NURSE Corps site upon graduation.
  • Nursing Scholarships through the Dept. of Health - Open to Virginia residents enrolled full- or part-time in the appropriate educational program. Some scholarships based on GPA and financial need. Deadline is June 30
  • The Senior Planning Social Work & Eldercare Award is a scholarship is for undergraduates who can demonstrate a commitment to the community in regard to healthcare and social assistance and are working toward a degree in social work.  
  • Staver Law Group national Scholarship - Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, accepted or currently enrolled, and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Amount is $5,000. The deadline is   Deadline: December 1, 2016.  Applicants should demonstrate good character and strong motivation despite challenges.
  • Student Scholarships: several scholarships listed on this site.
  • The Veterans United Foundation’s primary goal is to assist military service members and their families by awarding five bi-annual $2,000 scholarships to help pay tuition and books.  To be eligible, the applicant must be a current active-duty service member, a veteran, spouse or child of a veteran/military member,  or a surviving spouse/child.  Applicants must display financial need and maintain a 2.5 cumulative grade point average. Deadlines are March 15 –Spring scholarships and September 15 –Fall scholarships to initiate the application process.  For details go to http://www.enhancelives.com/.
  • The Veterans of Foreign Wars: Sport Clips Help A Hero Scholarship  offers up to $5,000 to  retired, honorably discharged, active duty, or a member of the National Guard or Reserve. (See application for additional criteria).  Applications for the fall semester are accepted Jan 1 - April 30.  Spring semester applications accepted Aug 1 - Nov 15.
  • Virginia Foundation for Community College Education recognizes outstanding students of all ages and backgrounds through its statewide scholarship program. Visit their website. VFCCE scholarship information is also posted on the Virginia Education Wizard.
  • The Virginia Space Grant Consortium (VSGC) offers internship opportunities. Application deadlines vary. Check their website for internships available.
  • Insider Scholarship is offering five $1,000 scholarships for the 2015-2016 academic year to high school seniors and students attending an accredited college for the upcoming year. Download the application here. 
  • Martinsville Area Community Foundation is one of the largest providers of educational scholarships in this region. Each year, MACF awards more than $200,000 in scholarship funds to deserving students from Martinsville and the surrounding area.
  • Program Guidance for all of the program requirements. 
  • The Andrew Flusche Scholarship Contest requires students to raise awareness about the problem of underage drinking. Applicants must create a public service advertisement video (PSA) which raises awareness of the severity of the consequences of drunk driving among your peers. Two winners are chosen each year, one per semester, and each winner receives $500. Find out more about the scholarship here.
  • Shorr Packaging Scholarship  This essay is open to business students only. Submit your essay and any accompanying image files to with the subject line “Shorr Scholarship Entry.” Essays will be judged on thoughtfulness, creativity, and display of business knowledge and passion.   Deadline is January 31, 2016.  Click here for more details.
    2015 Margaret Lewis Scholarship (Paralegal) requires applicants to be attending a legal assistant/paralegal program at an approved school in Virginia on a part-time or full-time basis, and have completed at least 12 semester hours in the program.The scholarship is for $1,000 with a deadline of April 30. 
  •  Accredited Schools Online Scholarship Resource Guide includes an extensive list of scholarships and financial aid resources available specifically for minority students. The guide also includes tips for finding and securing scholarships and other financial aid.
  • VFRW Political  Studies Scholarship is open to undergraduate students enrolled in an accredited college in the Commonwealth of Virginia.  The recipient must be a young woman and be studying government, political science or law.  Scholarship is for $1000.  Application must be received by March 4, 2016.
  • Valley Proteins Fellows Program: Open to rising 2nd year students who demonstrate academic excellence and leadership potential. In addition to receiving up to $5,000 for tuition and books, Fellows participate in a unique leadership curriculum.  Application due May 16

 

The Foundation Board of Directors is composed of people from the college service area who represent positive leadership and community influence and who have expressed an interest and desire to use their influence on behalf of the college through the foundation.  For more information about the PHCC Foundation, contact the Office of Institutional Advancement, (276) 656-0250.

Chair: Ron Haley
Vice Chair: David Purvis
Treasurer: Pamela J. Allen 
Secretary: Margie Eason 

Jim Beckner                          
Smith Chaney                        
Gene Clark                              
Gary Collins                          
Marty Davis                            
Len Dillon                              
Linda Gale                              
Bill Goad                              
Angeline Godwin                    
Bill Kirby                                  
Kevin Laine                              
Amy Lampe
Ralph Lawson
Tim Martin
Nancy Moore
James Muehleck
Jason Muehleck
Carolyn Shough
Paulette Simington
Sebrena Smith
Joe Vipperman
G.B. Washburn, Jr. 
Kelly Witt 

Honorary Members 
James Ford                              
Virginia Hamlet                      
J.D. Lester                              
Louise Lester                          
Will Pannill  
Bob Petty
Larry Ryder
Eliza Severt
Carol Hooker Stermer
Max Wingett                         

Jim Bove
Public Relations and Marketing Manager

276-656-0259
Frith Hall room 148

 

Amanda Broome
Communications Specialist & Social Meda Manager

276-656-5478
Frith Hall room 150

 

Randy Ferguson
Media Director

276-656-0229
West Hall room 106

 

 

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Scholarships are financial awards to students on the basis of grades, community service, or other requirements set forth by individual donors whose gifts make the following scholarships possible for qualified students enrolled at PHCC.

TOBACCO COMMISSION FIRST GENERATION SCHOLARSHIP: For first-generation college students, meaning neither parent has received an associate degree or higher and/or the applicant has not previously earned an associate degree or higher. 

CRISTY REYNOLDS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP:  Awarded to first generation, full-time students who demonstrate financial need and have a 2.5 GPA.

 

ARCHIE W. VIPPERMAN MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to full-time students who must demonstrate financial need and reside in Virginia. Recipient must have and maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 2.0 and plan to pursue a four-year degree.

DILLOW-MEADOR SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a student enrolled in a degree or certificate program in good academic standing. Recipient must demonstrate financial need and maintain a 2.5 GPA.

EMILY CHESHIRE WHITE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP:  Awarded to full time students with demonstrated financial need. Recipient must maintain a 3.0 GPA.

ENTRE NOUS BOOK CLUB SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a resident of Martinsville or Henry County who demonstrates financial need and maintains a 2.5 grade point average. Preference is given to students planning to pursue English major.

FOLLETT TEXTBOOK SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to students who demonstrate financial need and have a 2.0 GPA.

FRANK J. STILL MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a full-time student who demonstrates financial need and maintains a 2.0 GPA.

FRIENDS OF DREWRY MASON SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a full-time student who is a graduate of a Martinsville or Henry County school. Recipient must show financial need and maintain a 3.0 GPA.

HENRY COUNTY ROTARY CLUB ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a full-time student enrolled in a degree or certificate program. The recipient must reside in Martinsville or Henry County, maintain a 2.5 GPA, and demonstrate financial need.

IRVING M. GROVES, JR. ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a student requiring financial need. Recipient must maintain a 2.0 GPA.

JEFF AND TRACY FIELDS APPLIED SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a student with demonstrated financial need.

KATHLEEN SMITH ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a full-time student with a minimum 2.0 GPA. Student must be enrolled in a degree or certificate program and demonstrate financial need.

MYRTIS AND JACK LESTER SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a part-time student who demonstrates financial need. Recipient must maintain a 3.0 GPA.

ROY C. STONE MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a full-time student who demonstrates financial need and has a minimum 2.5 GPA.

WALTER N. MORRIS ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a student who demonstrates financial need and maintains a minimum 2.5 GPA. Preference given to residents of Henry County, Patrick County, or the City of Martinsville.

WILEY T. NANCE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to students who demonstrate financial need and are in good academic standing. Must have a 2.0 GPA.

WILLIAM F. STONE, SR. MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to students who demonstrate financial need and who provide letter of recommendation from a non-relative attesting to this quality.

A.L. PHILPOTT MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to full-time students maintaining a 2.5 GPA. Financial need, leadership ability, and extracurricular activities are considered. First priority given to Bassett High School graduates; second priority given to students from Martinsville or Henry County high schools meeting criteria.

CHRISTOPHER J. PARKER EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a student with a 3.0 GPA if a current PHCC student or a 3.5 GPA if a current high school graduate. Recipients are expected to make a presentation to the Foundation Board at a fall meeting.

COMMUNITY SERVICE ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to students demonstrating a commitment to community service and students who have diagnosed, documented attention deficit disorder (ADD) or another learning disability. Recipients must maintain a cumulative 2.5 GPA at PHCC. 

DR ANGELINE GODWIN AND JIM HATTEN PRESIDENTIAL LEADERSHIP SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a member of the Presidential Student Leadership Cabinet. Student must have significant community service involvement, extracurricular activities, documented and/or innovative activity, and leadership experience. Student must have a high school GPA of 3.5 or higher and a PHCC GPA of 3.0 or higher. One letter of recommendation must be submitted from teaching faculty or administration.

GERALD L. BALILES COMMONWEALTH LEGACY SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to first-time, full-time students who plan to enroll at PHCC for the 2016 fall and 2017 spring semesters. Students must have demonstrated potential leadership and academic excellence and have a minimum 2.0 GPA. Deadline to return the completed application along with required application documents to the Foundation Office is May 31.

H. CLAY EARLES ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: A scholarship is awarded each year to an entering freshman who attained at least a "B" average upon graduating from high school.

IVEY C. STONE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to full-time students with demonstrated financial need, a 2.5 GPA, and involvement in community service.

MARTINSVILLE ROTARY CLUB SCHOLARSHIP: Applicants must be full-time students; provide a list of completed courses and achievements; provide a letter stating goals, ambitions, and why they are deserving of scholarship. Preference given to students with community involvement. Recipients must maintain a 2.0 GPA.

MYSTICAL RIDERS MOTORCYCLE ORGANIZATION SCHOLARSHIP: This scholarship was established by the Mystical Riders Motorcycle Organization, a non-profit organization that engages people from all walks of life who have two common interests - the motorcycle and becoming more active in addressing the priority needs of our community. By charity fund raising, investing funds, and volunteering service, the organization is committed to making a positive impact for those who need it most while promoting a positive image of the motorcycle community. Applicants must have a 2.0 GPA and attach a biographical statement of school, church, and community involvement.

PATRICK HENRY SCHOLARS:  Up to ten students are selected from high schools in the college’s service region (Patrick County, Henry County, and the City of Martinsville) and granted a full tuition scholarship. Awarded to students who display academic and leadership potential. Recipients must maintain a 3.2 GPA at PHCC and perform volunteer, community service, and extracurricular activities while a member of the scholars program. Patrick Henry Scholars are members of a prestigious community of scholars and are provided an intense and enriching college experience through activities and services designed to create a stimulating learning environment. They receive special recognition as a group and individually for this distinguished achievement.Interested students can apply on the PHCC website during February and March. 

PEGGY SPENCER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP: Established by Albert Prillaman in memory of Peggy Spencer who was employed at Stanley Furniture Company from 1958-1991 as an administrative assistant. Peggy Spencer exemplified efficiency and professionalism. This scholarship is awarded to a student maintaining a 3.0 GPA and who is a resident of Martinsville and Henry County.

SYLVESTER AND MARIE F. TURNER ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to residents of Henry County with demonstrated financial need, community service, and a 3.0 GPA.

VIRGINIA FOUNDATION FOR COMMUNITY COLLEGE EDUCATION (VFCCE) COMMONWEALTH LEGACY:  Awarded to full-time, associate degree seeking students who plan to graduate from a Virginia Community College. Selections are based on academic excellence to students who demonstratie a willingness to promote community college education, show a willingness to mentor future scholars, and demonstrate a commitment to developing leadership potential.

 

TOBACCO COMMISSION STEM-H SCHOLARSHIP: Elgible applicants must be enrolled in a STEM-H program of study and indicate the program of study on the application. 

ALICE LESTER MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to full-time students with first priority given to residents of the counties of Henry, Patrick, or the city of Martinsville, and to those in the following curriculums: business, nursing, occupational/technical, applied science, or engineering technology. PHCC students who continue their education with an affiliated on-campus program of a four-year institution may qualify.

BARBARA EMMETT RICHMAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP: Available to students accepted to the nursing program or pre-med students. Recipient must be full-time and maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA.

BETTY JANE SIMPSON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a deserving student enrolled in the nursing program. Student must maintain a 3.0 GPA.

DR. J.W. CLARK MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to full-time students who express the intention of entering a medical field: pre-med, nursing, biological sciences, medical/health technology, or health-related program. Recipients must maintain a 2.5 GPA.

DR. JETHRO HURT IRBY ENDOWED NURSING SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to students preparing for a nursing career who are enrolled for at least nine credits and maintain a 3.0 GPA.

GRETCHEN FREEMAN SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a full-time student in the nursing field. Recipients must maintain a 2.0 GPA.

JESSIE FRYE RHODES NURSING UNIFORM SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to students enrolled in the RN or PN programs who have demonstrated financial need, a 2.5 GPA, and are residents in a PHCC service area. 

JESSIE FRYE RHODES NURSING TEXTBOOK SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to students enrolled in the RN or PN programs who have demonstrated financial need, a 2.5 GPA, and are residents in a PHCC service area. 

JESSIE H KEY MEMORIAL NURSING SCHOLARSHIP: Presented at the LPN pinning ceremony to a student planning to begin work in the geriatric field. Award helps cover expenses of licensing exam, uniforms, and nursing shoes.

JESSIE FRYE RHODES NURSING SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to nursing students in their final semester and who are eligible for graduation from the PN and RN program. Recipients must demonstrate financial need, have a 3.0 GPA, reside in the PHCC service area, and submit an additional essay. The donor requests funds awarded be applied to the cost of NCLEX testing.

KATHY WHITLEY HONORARY NURSING SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a second-year nursing student with a 2.5 GPA. A letter of recommendation is required from a member of the nursing faculty.

MARTINSVILLE HENRY COUNTY LIONS CLUB ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a full-time student enrolled in a degree or certificate program. The student must have a 2.5 GPA and be a resident of the city of Martinsville or Henry County. First preference is given to the son, daughter, or grandchild of a current Martinsville Lions Club member; second preference is given to the son, daughter, or grandchild of any past member; third preference is given to the son, daughter, or grandchild of a current member of any Lions Club. Preference is also given to students pursuing a career in medicine, nursing, or a health-related field.

MARTINSVILLE MEMORIAL FELLOWS NURSING SCHOLARSHIP:  Given to students enrolled in the associate degree nursing program. Applicants must provide a letter of recommendation from a member of the PHCC nursing faculty and participate in an interview with Memorial Hospital of Martinsville and Henry County (MHMHC) representatives. Students must have a 3.0 GPA and commit to an employment term with MHMHC upon completion of the fellows program.

MEMORIAL HOSPITAL OF MHC VOLUNTEER AUXILIARY BOARD NURSING SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a City of Martinsville resident and a Henry County resident enrolled in the PN or RN program. Recipients must demonstrate financial need, be enrolled full-time, and maintain a 2.5 GPA. The award can be used for tuition, books, and associated nursing program fees.

MID-ATLANTIC BROADBAND STEM-H TEXTBOOK SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a graduate of a high school in the Southside Tobacco region within the Mid Atlantic Broadband footprint. Students must be enrolled in a STEM-H program of study and have a 3.2 GPA.

SANDRA MOORE ESTES MEMORIAL NURSING SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to students enrolled in the RN or PN programs. Preference given to single mothers. An additional essay submission is required.

SARAH L. MANSFIELD, RN, MEMORIAL NURSING SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a first year student in fall semester and a second year student in the spring semester. Applicants must be enrolled in the RN program with preference given to displaced homemakers. An additional essay submission is required. Funds can be used for supportive services such as uniforms, shoes, NCLEX study guide, and the cost of state boards.

SYLVIA ADAMS NURSING SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a nursing student in good academic standing. Preference given to students planning to work in the nursing field in Henry County.

VIRGINIA TRANSFORMER CORPORATION SCHOLARSHIP: Applicants must be a resident of Patrick County, have a 3.5 GPA in math and science courses, have an overall GPA of 3.2, be enrolled or planning to enroll in a transfer program majoring in math or science careers such as industrial electronics, general engineering, information systems technology, biology, chemistry, pre-med, or mathematics. An essay addressing specific questions is required.

WELLS FARGO CNA SCHOLARSHIP:  Awarded to students enrolled in the core CNA program with a 2.5 GPA and demonstrated financial need. Priority given to dislocated workers.

BILL BRAMMER MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to full-time students demonstrating financial need. Priority given to employees or dependents of employees of Bassett Furniture, then to Bassett High School graduates. Recipients must have and maintain a cumulative a minimum 2.5 GPA.

CMP-HR ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a resident or native of Patrick County who graduated from Patrick County High School and is a first-year student at PHCC. Applicants must be enrolled in a transfer curriculum planning to major in electrical engineering, provide two letters of recommendation, and maintain a 3.0 GPA.

CMP-HR HUMAN RESOURCES SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a resident or native of Patrick County who graduated from Patrick County High School and is a first year student at PHCC. Students must be enrolled in a transfer curriculum planning to major in human resources or business, provide two letters of recommendation, and maintain a 2.5 GPA.

CORPORAL JONATHAN BOWLING MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to graduates of Patrick County High School planning to attend PHCC and work in a public service field such as criminal justice, firefighting, paramedic, EMT, nursing, and education.

EMORY AND GERTRUDE HARRIS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to Patrick County High School graduates who demonstrate financial need and are interested in careers in law enforcement, healthcare, or agriculture.

FIGSBORO-PLEASANT GROVE ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Two scholarships are awarded to students living within 25 miles of the Franklin County-Henry County line on state road 108-890. Preference given to students living in the Franklin County or Figsboro communities. Applicants must have a 2.0 grade point average, demonstrate financial need, be of good character, and be active in the community.

HENRY COUNTY ROTARY CLUB ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to an entering PHCC freshman who has a minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA and graduated from a Martinsville or Henry County high school.

IRIS WHITLOW MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a Patrick County High School graduate enrolled full-time and has a 2.5 GPA. Priority given to students planning a career in the business field.

KATE LEGARD HONORARY SCHOLARSHIP: Established by Albert Prillaman in honor of Kate Legard, an administrative assistant who retired from Stanley Furniture Company. Awarded to a student who maintains a 3.0 GPA and is a resident of Martinsville and Henry County.

KIWANIS GENERAL SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a graduate of Bassett, Martinsville, or Magna Vista High School enrolled full-time with a 3.0 GPA.

RON AND MARY B HALEY EDUCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP:  Awarded to Patrick County High School graduates with a minimum 2.5 GPA.

SAMUEL BYRD AND BEATRICE MINTER MAY MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a full-time student enrolled in a degree or certificate program who resides in Fieldale. Students should demonstrate financial need and earn a minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA.

STANLEY FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP: Given to a Bassett/Stanleytown area resident enrolling as a freshman in an occupational or technical program. May be renewed for a second year provided the student maintains good academic standing at PHCC.

ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT TECH

CINDY DEAL MEDICAL OFFICE SPECIALIZATION SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a student enrolled in the Administrative Support Technology, Medical Office Specialization, is  a native of Martinsville or Henry County, and has a 2.0 GPA.

LOIS VIRGINIA ANDERSON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP:  Awarded to Medical Office Specialization students with a 2.75 GPA.

ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE

MANESHA WARD MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP:  Awarded to Administration of Justice students with demonstrated financial need and a 3.0 GPA. Priority given to single parents.

MIKE ROGERS HONORARY SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to full-time Administration of Justice students with a 2.5 GPA.

PAUL GRUBB MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to an Administration of Justice student enrolled in at least six semester credits with demonstrated financial need and a minimum overall 2.0 GPA.

WILLIAM R. JAMISON, JR. MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP: For full-time, Administration of Justice PHCC students with demonstrated financial need and 2.5 GPA.

BUSINESS

CHARLES C. BASSETT III MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to Martinsville or Henry County residents enrolled in business administration, business technology/management, or computer aided drafting and design (CADD) with a 3.0 GPA.

ELLEN P GALE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a business or education student with a 2.5 GPA and demonstrated financial need.

F. L. OWENS MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a student accepted in the Business Technology program who can demonstrate financial need. Recipient must maintain a 3.0 GPA.

JAMES BURNESS FRITH BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP:  Awarded to full-time business administration students with demonstrated financial need and a 3.0 GPA (or high school 3.5 GPA if enrolling directly out of high school). Priority given to first generation college students.

JOHN & SALLY HANBURY VICE PRESIDENTIAL SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a business administration, accounting, or legal assisting student with a 2.5 GPA and demonstrated financial need.

SELLS, HOGG, AND ASSOCIATES SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a student enrolled in a business curriculum with a 2.5 GPA.

SMITH INTERNATIONAL STUDIES ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to full-time students planning to pursue a career in international business with a 3.0 GPA.

VALLEY STAR CREDIT UNION SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to full-time business students with demonstrated financial need. Recipient must maintain a 2.0 GPA. Priority given to sophomore level students.

CULINARY ARTS

MARY GRACE ADKINS CULINARY ARTS MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP

EDUCATION

HELEN B. RACEY ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a full-time, needy student in the educational field.

JACK A MULLINS SR. MEMORIAL ATHLETIC AND EDUCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a student-athlete enrolled in the education curriculum and aspires to be a teacher. Recipient must be enrolled full-time, be in good standing with athletic team, and have a 2.75 GPA.

WANDA PARKER AND MARGARET MULLINS EDUCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a student enrolled in the education curriculum planning to be a teacher. Students must have a 2.75 GPA.

WESLEY F. MARTIN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a student who demonstrates financial need, is enrolled in an education program, and must maintain a 3.0 GPA.

ELECTRONICS

LLOYD S. SWAIN MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a student who demonstrates financial need and is enrolled in the electronics/electrical technology program. Recipient must maintain a 2.5 GPA.

ENGINEERING TECH

STEVE BRANCH STEM SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a full-time student enrolled in the General Engineering Technologies curriculum with a 2.5 GPA.

HORTICULTURE/ AGRIBUSINESS

ALMA M. DILLON MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a horticulture major with demonstrated community service. Recipient must have and maintain a 2.5 GPA.

SMITH MOUNTAIN LAKE GARDEN CLUB HORTICULTURAL ANNUAL SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to horticulture, viticulture, or agribusiness students enrolled in at least six credits who have a 2.0 GPA at time of application. Student must provide two letters of recommendation.

MELVIN L. ADKINS AGRIBUSINESS MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to agribusiness students with priority given to Future Farmers of America (FFA) members. Students must be enrolled full-time, demonstrate financial need, maintain a 3.0 GPA, and have at least a 3.0 high school GPA if enrolling directly out of high school.

HUMAN SERVICES

HUMAN SERVICES SCHOLARSHIP: Students must be enrolled in the Human Services certificate program, have a 2.5 GPA , and demonstrate financial need.

INFORMATION TECH

DEAN DAVID DEAL TECHNOLOGY SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to Information Technology student with preference given to a graduate of Martinsville High School. Student must be enrolled full-time and have a 2.5 GPA.

MEDIA

ALISON BAILEY PARKER MEDIA PRODUCTION MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to students enrolled in the Media Production curriculum with a 2.75 GPA.

MOTORSPORTS

BIG C MOTORSPORTS SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to motorsports students with a 3.0 GPA.

GENE HAAS FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to full-time General Engineering or Motorsports students with a 3.0 GPA. Applicants must provide a letter of recommendation from a high school or college faculty member or administrator.

WOOD BROTHERS HONORARY SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a full-time Motorsports student with a 2.5 GPA.

MUSIC

ALISON BAILEY PARKER GENERAL STUDIES MUSIC SPECIALIZATION MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: This scholarship is awarded to students enrolled in the General Studies Music Specialization curriculum. Students must have a 2.75 GPA.

PERFORMING/VISUAL ARTS

DAN SPAUGH MEMORIAL THEATRE SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to students enrolled in the General Studies Performing Arts Specialization with a 3.0 GPA.

ROSLYN WINGETT VISUAL ARTS SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a full-time General Studies Visual Arts Specialization student. Applicant must present a portfolio during a committee interview.

TRANSFER

GEORGE W. LESTER III MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP:  Awarded to students enrolled in the General Studies transfer curriculum with a 3.0 GPA.

J.D. BASSETT, SR. ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a full-time student who demonstrates financial need. Priority given to Henry County, Patrick County, and Martinsville residents enrolled in a transfer curriculum.

THOMAS PAGE DALTON MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to students enrolled in the General Studies transfer curriculum and who are residents of Martinsville or Henry County.

VIRGINIA TECH TRANSFER ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a student in the final semester of studies intending to transfer to Virginia Tech. Recipient must have been enrolled in a transfer program of study, have a 2.5 GPA, and demonstrate intention of their transfer and enrollment at Virginia Tech.

BETA SIGMA PHI, VIRGINIA XI EPSILON CHAPTER SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a full-time, female student 25 years of age or older who is financially and academically deserving and have a 3.0 GPA.

H. EARL BULLARD MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to residents of the Fieldale area at least 25 years of age who demonstrates community involvement and financial need. Recipients must maintain good academic standing

DEAN HODGES WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a student who has met entrance requirements for a non-credit workforce development certification program and who is not eligible for other training funds.

 WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to students enrolled in workforce programs. 

DR. RON AND WENDY EPPERLY FAMILY SOFTBALL SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a female student-athlete who is a signed member of the PHCC softball team. Recipient must be enrolled full-time with a 3.0 GPA.

H. GRADY MOORE, JR. MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a full-time, female PHCC student participating in an athletics program and who has a minimum 2.0 GPA.

MAX & ROSLYN WINGETT ATHLETIC SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a full-time, student-athlete with a 3.0 GPA.

ROY LESSLY MEMORIAL ATHLETIC SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to students who are active members of an athletics team. Students must have demonstrated financial need and a 3.0 GPA.

WAYNE HALEY MEMORIAL GOLF SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a signed member of the PHCC golf team who is enrolled full-time and has a 3.0 GPA.

BLUE RIDGE HUMAN RESOURCE ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a student who is an employee or dependent of an employee of a Blue Ridge Human Resources Association member company with a 3.0 GPA.

CHRISTOPHER M. ABERCROMBIE MEMORIAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to qualified students who are graduates of a high school in Martinsville or Henry County and who are enrolled as full-time students in the college transfer program. Preference given to children of Virginia Mirror Company, Inc. employees. 

DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION (DAR) SCHOLARSHIP: The Patrick Henry Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution awards a scholarship to a deserving student selected by the Financial Aid Advisory Committee. Recipient must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, be a U.S. citizen, and a resident of Martinsville or Henry County.

DR. GREG AND RENEE HODGES SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a full-time student who has successfully completed developmental education credits and has a 2.5 GPA. Priority given to students planning a career in the education field. 

ELEANOR SASLAW COMMONWEALTH LEGACY SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a full-time student who is a first or second year student in good standing at PHCC, is a legal resident of Virginia, and has a 2.5 GPA.

EVELYN LAWING EDUCATIONAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to students who reside within a 200-mile radius of the Henry County Clerks Office whose family income must be less than $80,000 if one college student is enrolled and less than $95,000 if two or more college students are enrolled. Recipient must maintain a 2.0 GPA.

JULIE MEADOR HONORARY SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a student enrolled in a certificate or degree program and maintains a 3.0 GPA. Priority given to a student living with a potentially disabling condition or who is the primary caretaker of a disabled relative.

MARTINSVILLE ROTARY CLUB SCHOLARSHIP: Students must be enrolled full-time, maintain a 2.0 GPA, and provide a list of completed courses and achievements. Applicants must provide a letter stating goals, ambitions, and why they are deserving of this scholarship. Preference is given to students with community involvement.

SLATE-WILSON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP: Awarded to a full-time student with a minimum 2.5 GPA who is a dependent of a full-time Martinsville city employee.

VA TOBACCO INDEMNIFICATION AND COMMUNITY REVITALIZATION SCHOLARSHIP FOR TOBACCO FARMERS: Must be a tobacco farmer, have an immediate family member who is a tobacco farmer, or have an occupation that is related to the decline or loss of tobacco production since the year 2000. Immediate family is defined as: father, mother, step-father, step-mother, son, daughter, brother, sister, grandfather, grandmother, step-grandfather, or step-grandmother. Recipients must maintain good academic standing. To receive this scholarship, students must have applied for and used all other possible financial assistance prior to tobacco funds

 

PATRICK HENRY SCHOLARS AND COMMONWEALTH LEGACY SCHOLARSHIP: The application period has ended for this year. To be eligible for the Patrick Henry Scholars award, you must be a high school senior within the PHCC service region who will be graduating in 2016 or a student who has completed a homeschool program of study. To be eligible for the Commonwealth Legacy Scholarship award, you must be attending Patrick Henry Community College for the first time. 

 

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