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Elizabeth Runyon Scholarship

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The Elizabeth W. Runyon Scholarship was endowed by Donald R. and Shirley F. Runyon in memory of Donald L. Runyon’s mother to encourage and enable students to pursue careers in health sciences.

Criteria for Selection

  • Applicants must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 semester hours.
  • The student must maintain a 2.5 grade point average.
  • Applicants must be admitted to an accredited course of study in health sciences.
  • Applicants must demonstrate financial need and household income 125% below the federal poverty guideline.

Donald R. Runyon Scholarship

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The Donald R. Runyon Scholarship was endowed by Mrs. Shirley F. Runyon in memory of her husband.

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.
  • Applicants must demonstrate financial need and household income 125% below the federal poverty guideline.

Robert Patterson Scholarship

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The Robert Patterson Scholarship was established by Dr. and Mrs. Kyle and Ann Fort in honor of Mrs. Fort’s father to assist students 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 3.0 grade point average.
  • The applicant must be a resident of Greenbrier County.
  • Applicants must demonstrate financial need and household income 125% below the federal poverty guideline.

McElhenney-Fry-Kirven Scholarship

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The McElhenney-Fry-Kirven Scholarship was given to the Greenbrier Community College Foundation, Inc. by the Elizabeth Fry and Dupont Kirven Foundation to honor the Reverend John and Mrs. Rebecca Walkup McElhenney, organizers of the Lewisburg Academy in 1812, which is now the Greenbrier Valley campus of New River Community and Technical College. This scholarship is awarded on the basis of student achievement and aspirations in academic, leadership, and citizenship, and is not awarded on the basis of financial need.

Criteria for Selection

  • Applicant must be enrolled as a full-time student taking a minimum of 15 semester hours.
  • The student must maintain a 3.2 grade point average.

Essay Requirement

  • Applicant must submit a typewritten essay (1,000 word limit) reflecting on the particular values shown in the life of Reverend John and Mrs. Rebecca Walkup McElhenney and how one or more of those values are reflected in the applicant’s academic, leadership, and citizenship achievements and aspirations.

David B. McClung Scholarship

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The David B. McClung Scholarship is offered by the Greenbrier Valley Dental Association to promote and enable students pursuing careers in the healthcare industry.

Criteria for Selection

  • Applicants must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 semester hours.
  • The student must maintain a 3.0 grade point average.
  • The student must be enrolled in accredited healthcare or health sciences courses.

Marlinton Rotary Club Health Sciences Scholarship

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The Marlinton Rotary Club Health Sciences Scholarship was established to provide assistance to graduating seniors from Pocahontas County High School pursuing a career in healthcare.

Criteria for Selection

  • Applicant must be enrolled in a minimum of 9 semester hours.
  • The student must maintain a 2.5 grade point average.
  • Applicant must be enrolled in an Allied Health program at New River Community and Technical College.
  • Applicant must be a graduate of Pocahontas County High School.