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2021 Millbrook HS Scholarships

                                                                  Application link is at bottom of list.

PLEASE NOTE:  ANY SCHOLARSHIPS REQUESTING AN ESSAY SHOULD BE DONE IN THE STUDENT'S GOOGLE DOCS AND FORWARDED TO:  NORDMANM@FCPSK12.NET.  ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE DONE IN THE STUDENT'S GOOGLE ACCOUNT.

Apple Federal Credit Union Scholarship

 

Available to: James Wood, Sherando and Millbrook High Schools


The recipient must meet the following criteria:

  • A graduating student in good standing
  • Must have been accepted and plans to attend an accredited college or university
  • MUST intend to pursue a career in TEACHING

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Jim and Eleanor Casey Scholarship

 

Available to:  James Wood High School (One), Millbrook High School (two) and Sherando High School (one)

 The recipient must meet the following criteria:       

·   An athlete of good character. 

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Eugene B Cooper Scholarship                 

Available to:  James Wood, Sherando & Millbrook High Schools(one for each school)

The recipient must meet the following criteria:

  •   A graduating student in good standing
  •         The student has been accepted by an accredited college, university, or trade school
  •           The student must possess good character traits·  
  •       The applicant must include an original essay (no more than two pages in length() to address the reason they are worthy of the scholarship
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Hunter T Crane Memorial Scholarship 

Available to:  James Wood High School, Millbrook High School, Sherando High School

The recipient must meet the following criteria:

·         a graduating student in good standing

·         has been accepted and plans to attend an accredited college, university, or  trade      school

·         must possess good character traits

·         must include an essay, no more than 2 pages in length, entitled “My Life       Rules”

 

 

Crosen Family Scholarship

Available to: James Wood High School, Millbrook High School, Sherando High School(one for each school)

The recipient must meet the following criteria:

  • Participation in Athletics
  • Financial Need
  • Work/Community Participation/Volunteerism

 

 

The Allen T. Hester Scholarship

Available to: James Wood, Sherando and Millbrook High Schools

 The recipient must meet the following criteria:

·   Preferred by not mandatory that student be in Special Education

·   Planning on a career in the field of  Special Education

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Northern Shenandoah Valley Master Gardeners Association Scholarship

Available to: James Wood, Sherando, Millbrook

 The recipient must meet the following criteria:

  • Career goal must be horticulture or in an agriculture-related field
  • Must have taken at least 3 high school classes in any of the following subjects: biology, agriculture, horticulture, earth science, environmental science or a similar field of study
  • Are currently or have been a member/volunteer of an agriculture-related program through a community service organization, cooperative extension, or similar organization within the past 4 years
  • Must be a citizen of the United States of America
  • Minimum overall GPA of 3.0
  • Must submit a letter of recommendation from a faculty member and from a leader of one of your listed volunteer organizations

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Joseph P. & Barbara Roby Memorial Scholarship

Available to:  James Wood, Sherando & Millbrook High Schools

The recipient must meet the following criteria:

·   Financial need

·   A one page essay entitled “What Defines Christian Character”

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Winifred Whitacre Rogers Memorial Scholarship     

Available to:  James Wood High School

 

The recipient must meet the following criteria:                                                                                         

·   The recipient will be a graduating senior from James Wood High School

·   plans to enter the field of education.

·   The student should show a strong desire to excel

 

 

Chanel Stokes Memorial Scholarship

Available to:  James Wood High School, Millbrook, Sherando (one each) 

The recipient must meet the following criteria:

 

·         Financial need

·         The student has been accepted and plans to attend an accredited college, university, or trade school

·         The student must possess strong Christian character

·         The application must include an essay (no more than two pages in length) . The essay should be based on the following: Someone you know is facing a life altering situation which will forever impact their life and yours. You are compelled to place their needs above your own and have to find a way to encourage them to choose joy during such a grim time. Explain how you would accomplish this task.

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Wells Fargo Scholarship

Available to: James Wood, Millbrook, Sherando

·  A graduating student in good standing

·  Accepted and plans to attend a Virginia Community College

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Patricia and Douglas Whitacre Memorial Scholarship (Scholarship #1)

Available to:  James Wood High School, Millbrook High School, Sherando High School

The recipient must meet the following criteria:

·   graduate of a Frederick County High School

·   attendance in a degree program at a Virginia institution of higher learning, including vocational, training, and technical institutions

·   exhibits academic ability

 

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Patricia and Douglas Whitacre Memorial Scholarship (Scholarship #2)

Available to:  James Wood High School, Millbrook High School, Sherando High School

The recipient must meet the following criteria: 

·   graduate of a Frederick County High School

·   attendance in a degree program at a Virginia institution of higher learning, including vocational, training, and technical institutions

·   financial need and a strong desire to excel

 

 

Winchester-Frederick County Bar Association/Michael M. Foreman Scholarship

Available  to: James Wood, Millbrook and Sherando (one to each school) 

The recipient must meet the following criteria:

  •  Deserving student interested in pursuing studies in public service or law