About the Scholarship

The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation has done achievements in areas like arts and culture, health and human service, economic development, education, and recreation. The organization was established in the year 1962 to help individuals, businesses, and families to improve their lives within the community.

TGKVF is providing this scholarship to encourage the student's academic study and to help them reach their academic goals. The funding options are vast and helps students by providing funds to cover their tuition, room, board, and fees. 


How to Apply for Scholarship?

  • In order to apply for the scholarship, an applicant need to fill the FAFSA application form in order to determine their financial position.

  • In addition to that, a student must scan each of the documents and official transcripts, attach them to the last page of the application. Each document must have its own title.

  • All the attached documents must be in pdf format and must be submitted through online only

  • An applicant should not send a copy of the application by mail, email or fax.


What is the Total Amount Awarded?

The award amounts to $2900 non-renewable scholarship to the students who have greater financial needs. The award can be given to only one student per year.

All the documents must be submitted to the institution no later than15th January 2020.


Eligibility Criteria

  • An applicant should be a graduating senior of Nicholas country high school and must be an athlete.

  • A student should have a minimum of 2.5 GPA out of 4 and a minimum composite act score of 20.

  • An applicant must be a legal United States citizen and a resident of West Virginia to be eligible for the scholarship.