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New River CTC Foundation scholarship application available Feb. 19

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 [BEAVER, W.Va.] The New River Community and Technical College Foundation will begin accepting scholarship applications on Monday, February 19 for the 2018 fall and 2019 spring semesters.

Any student that plans to enroll at New River CTC for the 2018-2019 academic year is encouraged to apply. New students, current students as well as graduating high school seniors are eligible to apply for the scholarship funds ranging from $1,000 to $5,000.

“The New River CTC Foundation will provide nearly $100,000 in student scholarships next year as a direct result of our generous donors,” said Interim Executive Director of the Foundation Michael Green.

“We recently updated the online application to encourage more students to apply. The new application process is simple, streamlined and very user friendly,” added Green.

The Foundation Board of Directors will award more than 40 scholarships to deserving students attending New River CTC.

For information about New River CTC scholarships or to submit a scholarship application, visit www.nrctcf.org. Scholarship information is also available on the New River CTC Foundation’s Facebook page and Twitter account.  If you have questions or require assistance with the application process, call 304-929-6734 or email foundation@newriver.edu.

For information on New River CTC, call 866-349-3739 or email admissions@newriver.edu.

New River Community and Technical College serves nine counties in southeastern West Virginia from the Greenbrier Valley Campus (Lewisburg), Mercer County Campus (Princeton), Nicholas County Campus (Summersville) and Raleigh County Campus (Beaver/Beckley).

Neighborhood Investment Program Scholarship – Raleigh County

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The Neighborhood Investment Program Scholarship was established to assist students attending New River Community and Technical College Raleigh County Campus who demonstrate financial need.

Criteria

  • Applicants must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 semester hours.
  • Students must maintain a 2.5 grade point average.
  • Applicants must demonstrate financial need and household income 125% below the federal poverty guideline.

Carter Family Foundation Scholarship

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The Carter Family Foundation Scholarship is awarded to assist students in their course of study.

Criteria for Selection

  • Merit scholarship applicants must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 semester hours and maintain at 3.0 grade point average.
  • General scholarship applicants must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 semester hours and maintain a 2.5 grade point average.
  • Preference will be given to students who reside in Raleigh County; second preference will be given to students who reside in Fayette, Nicholas, or Mercer counties.

Carolyn Browning Social Service Scholarship

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The Carolyn Browning Social Service Scholarship was established in memory of Dr. Carolyn Browning, an Associate Professor at New River Community and Technical College’s Beckley campus.

Criteria for Selection

  • Applicant must be a full-time student taking a minimum of 12 semester hours.
  • The student must maintain a 3.0 grade point average.
  • Applicant must be a returning student that has completed at least one academic year (two semesters) of study in a social service field.
  • Applicant must submit documentation of active involvement with New River’s Social Service Club and their community.

Neighborhood Investment Program Scholarship – Nicholas County

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The Neighborhood Investment Program Scholarship was established to assist students attending New River Community and Technical College Nicholas County Campus who demonstrate financial need.

Criteria

  • Applicants must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 semester hours.
  • Students must maintain a 2.5 grade point average.
  • Applicants must demonstrate financial need and household income 125% below the federal poverty guideline.

Neighborhood Investment Program Scholarship – Mercer County

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The Neighborhood Investment Program Scholarship was established to assist students attending New River Community and Technical College Mercer County Campus who demonstrate financial need.

Criteria of Selection

  • Applicants must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 semester hours.
  • Students must maintain a 2.5 grade point average.
  • Applicants must demonstrate financial need and household income 125% below the federal poverty guideline.

Student Teaching Scholarship

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The Student Teaching Scholarship was established by an anonymous donor to assist students during the student teaching semester.

Criteria for Selection

  • Applicants must have attended classes on the Greenbrier Valley campus of New River Community and Technical College.
  • The student must be enrolled full-time in the student teaching semester.
  • The student must be accepted in the Education program at Bluefield State College.

John L. Stewart, Jr. Memorial Scholarship

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The John L. Stewart, Jr. Memorial Scholarship was endowed by Rosalie Stewart Detch in memory of her brother John L. Stewart, Jr. to assist a student attending New River Community and Technical College.

Criteria for Selection

  • Applicants must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 semester hours.
  • The student must maintain a 2.5 grade point average.
  • Preference will be given to students pursuing a career in business.