Scholarships at Southwest Virginia Community College
The application for the 2015-2016 Scholarship award year is now CLOSED
QUESTIONS? Contact Susan Lowe, Office Telephone: 276.964.7304, K-209
Email Address: Susan.Lowe@sw.edu
Mailing Address: ATTN: Susan Lowe, SWCC Educational Foundation, Inc., Southwest Virginia Community College, PO Box SVCC, Richlands, Virginia 24641-1101
Additional Contact: Stacey McGhee, 276.964.7351, K-209, firstname.lastname@example.org
Note: Scholarships awarded for 2015-16 go into effect in the Fall of 2015.
The 2015-2016 Foundation Scholarship Listing provides information on the scholarships available for that award year. A new listing will be published for the 2016-17 academic award year when the full scholarship application is opened for 2016-17.
Information about scholarships can also be found online at the Virginia Education Wizard.
Information about the SWCC scholarship award process
General criteria for SWCC Institutional & Foundation Scholarship awards:
1- You must complete all SWCC admission requirements which include
–Completion of college application http://apply.vccs.edu (EmplID is required for Scholarship Application)
–Selection of a Program of study during application (required for Financial Aid)
–Completion of assessment tests as indicated
2- To be considered for a Scholarship award you must complete the FAFSA application (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) online at https://fafsa.ed.gov/ (SWCC’s code – 007260)
3- All students with a 2.5 GPA or greater are encouraged to apply for scholarships. However, some scholarships do accept lower GPAs.