BUCKHANNON, W.Va. – The 12th West Virginia Scholarship program is underway.
All school authorities throughout the state are until April 11 to apply for a four year full scholarship for Wesleyan West West College in Dublin at a value of $ 160,000. Vice President Johnley, Waltz, said that students can apply to wvscholar.com or wvmetronews.com. He said it was a simple process.
"They can go there and there is no cost to this. They also have entry applications, so they are entering the college search process. They provide an essay, write a little about their interest in improving West Virginia. They provide transcription and any test score information, "said Waltz.
The semifinalists were announced on May 1 with the names of the final ones released on May 22. Online voting takes place from May 22 to June 15. West Virginia Western Scholarship Program Launches is set for June 19 on the Virginia campus.
The scholarship gives a great opportunity, Waltz said.
"The opportunity to win a scholarship of around $ 160,000 over a four-year period is always the experience. Not only did the person who won that award for a second time," he said.
Waltz West Virginia Wesleyan, MetroNews and sponsors said the reviews were reviewed. He said that the scholarship is more than academic achievement.
"They are looking for a great story. Students who have tried a great deal of community service. They were one of their sports teams, who were involved in the creative arts or their church or whether they could be "These are people who are changing West Virginia's state as young people," he said.
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