The Mission West Virginia Scholarship Program will provide at least six $2,000 scholarships this year to help youth in their senior year of high school or older who experienced a foster care placement for 12 months, OR youth who had a parent incarcerated for 12 months during their childhood. Students meeting this criterion can utilize the funds for any post-secondary education or training program, including two or four year degree programs, vocational training or certificate program. The scholarship will help pay for tuition and fees, room and board, books, supplies, transportation or computers.
•Applications were due February 17, 2017
•Recipients will be notified by March 31, 2017