Our Opportunities

Welcome to the Blue Ridge Community College Scholarship application site.

The General Scholarship Application cycle for 2021-2022 is now *CLOSED. The final deadline: May 15, 2021

All Scholarships listed here are provided through BRCC’s Educational Foundation. The Foundation is a charitable, non-profit corporation that provides a venue for individuals, organizations, business, and industry to support our BRCC students. All scholarships require a minimum 2.0 GPA and a minimum 6 credit hours unless otherwise specified. By submitting this scholarship application, you give permission for information to be shared with application reviewers, and possibly scholarship donors.

Please check our Scholarship Bulletin Board for any outside scholarship opportunities that may become available throughout the year.

Blue Ridge Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, or disability in its programs or activities. Inquiries related to the college’s nondiscrimination policies should be directed to Tim Nicely, Director of Human Resources, 540-453-2371. Blue Ridge Community College reserves the right to adjust scholarship award amounts and revise the number of scholarships offered without notice.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,200 F.H. Harrison, Jr. Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is available for full or part-time students enrolled in any certificate or degree program. Preference will be given to a graduate...
This scholarship is available for full or part-time students enrolled in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,200
Ended
$2,100.00 Fulton Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to benefit students who have a desire to learn but are financially vulnerable, due to individual circumstances. Essay...
This scholarship is intended to benefit students who have a desire to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,100.00
Ended
$1,200 George M. and Lee Stuart Cochran Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship will be available to students enrolled in any degree or certificate program. Selection may be based on a demonstrated financial...
This scholarship will be available to students enrolled in any degree or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,200
Ended
$3,100 Gladys Cleek McHone Endowed Scholarship in Nursing
This scholarship is available to assist a student enrolled in the BRCC Nursing program. First priority will be given to a student who is a resident...
This scholarship is available to assist a student enrolled in the BRCC...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,100
Ended
2 Awards of 2,600 Graves Family Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established to assist a student in the nursing program in attaining their educational goals.
This scholarship was established to assist a student in the nursing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 2 Awards of 2,600
Ended
2 Awards of $1,800 each Hallie Sayers Lee Endowed Scholarship in Nursing
This scholarship was established to assist a student currently enrolled in, or planning to enter the BRCC Nursing program. Selection is based on a...
This scholarship was established to assist a student currently enrolled...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 2 Awards of $1,800 each
Ended
$500 Harrisonburg Jaycees Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established by the Harrisonburg Jaycees to assist an adult student from Harrisonburg and Rockingham County in attaining their...
This scholarship was established by the Harrisonburg Jaycees to assist...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
Amount and number of scholarships offered TBD Harry F. and Margaret M. Flippo Foundation Scholarship
This scholarship will be available for students enrolled in a degree or certificate program and who are from the Harrisonburg or Rockingham County...
This scholarship will be available for students enrolled in a degree or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Amount and number of scholarships offered TBD
Ended
$3,000.00 Harry L. and Reba S. Rawley Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established to assist a deserving student at BRCC in attaining their Educational goals. Preference will be given to a student...
This scholarship was established to assist a deserving student at BRCC...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000.00
Ended
2 Awards of $3,650 each Henry C. Clark and Mary Ann B. Clark Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship will be available to a full-time student enrolled in any degree or certificate program.
This scholarship will be available to a full-time student enrolled in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 2 Awards of $3,650 each
Ended
$500 Highlands Nursing Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established to assist a student in the BRCC Nursing program. The student must reside in Highland, Bath, Pendleton, or Western...
This scholarship was established to assist a student in the BRCC Nursing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$452.50 Holly Padgett Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is available to assist students in the Nursing program. A minimum 2.5 or higher GPA is required. Preference will be given to a...
This scholarship is available to assist students in the Nursing program....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $452.50
Ended
$550.00 Holly Renee Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to assist a student in their first year of the Nursing program. Preference will be given to a student for whom Nursing...
This scholarship is intended to assist a student in their first year of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $550.00
Ended
4 Awards of $2,250 each J. Gray and Janet M. Ferguson Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to benefit students who are 25 years of age or older and want to improve their job skills or change careers by...
This scholarship is intended to benefit students who are 25 years of age...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 4 Awards of $2,250 each
Ended
2 awards @$1,850 each Janet Bell Meiss Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is available for students in the Engineering or Science degree programs. Preference given to students with a demonstrated need. A...
This scholarship is available for students in the Engineering or Science...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 2 awards @$1,850 each
Ended
$1,000 Jim and Pam Huggins Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to benefit a student who resides in Staunton and is pursuing a degree in a healthcare related field or Education and...
This scholarship is intended to benefit a student who resides in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$2,500 Jo Ann Miller Lowdon Endowed Scholarship in Nursing
This scholarship is intended to benefit a second-year student in the Nursing program, who have a demonstrated financial need (FAFSA required) and...
This scholarship is intended to benefit a second-year student in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
Ended
Amount and number of scholarships offered TBD John and Marguerite Simonetti Scholarship
This scholarship was established for students enrolled in the Business Management program and is to be used for the purpose of tuition/fees and...
This scholarship was established for students enrolled in the Business...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Amount and number of scholarships offered TBD
Ended
$1,000 John M. and Katherine F. LaVigne Scholarship
This scholarship will be available for a student enrolled in, or planning to enroll in, the BRCC Nursing program. The recipient must be a resident...
This scholarship will be available for a student enrolled in, or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,500 Joseph Nielsen Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to benefit a student in the Mechanical Design Technology program. Student must be enrolled at least half-time....
This scholarship is intended to benefit a student in the Mechanical...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
$500 Judith S. Strickler Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is available for a student enrolled in a Business degree or certificate program and who may be interested in the field of...
This scholarship is available for a student enrolled in a Business...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$1,000.00 Julia W. Bland Scholarship
This scholarship is for students enrolled in the Transfer degree program. Must show demonstrated financial need. Preference will be given to...
This scholarship is for students enrolled in the Transfer degree...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,500.00 Lareau Scholarship
This scholarship is available for a single parent who has successfully completed 30 credits or more.
This scholarship is available for a single parent who has successfully...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$2,200 Leo Thralls Scholarship
This scholarship was established to support students at BRCC studying and training to become Registered Nurses.
This scholarship was established to support students at BRCC studying...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,200
Ended
$1,000 Linda B. Light and J. Douglas Light Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to benefit students enrolled in BRCC who have a demonstrated financial need.
This scholarship is intended to benefit students enrolled in BRCC who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
2 Awards of $1,500 each Linda E. Thompson Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is for a non-traditional-college-age student enrolled, or planning to enroll in the BRCC Nursing program. Preference will also be...
This scholarship is for a non-traditional-college-age student enrolled,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 2 Awards of $1,500 each
Ended
$700 Lloyd Meadows Memorial Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is for students that have been accepted into the Automotive Analysis & Repair program. Selection is based on a demonstrated...
This scholarship is for students that have been accepted into the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $700
Ended
$1,500.00 Lumos Endowed Scholarship
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$2,100 Martin T. and Mary W. Honke Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to benefit students in the BRCC Nursing program, who have a demonstrated financial need, as well as academic merit.
This scholarship is intended to benefit students in the BRCC Nursing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,100
Ended
$500.00 Mary Ann McCracken Memorial Studio Art Scholarship
This scholarship was established to assist BRCC students in their pursuit of an education focused in realm of studio art. Students who are enrolled...
This scholarship was established to assist BRCC students in their...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
2 Awards of $2,000 each Mary Grove Memorial Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to benefit a full-time student who has already successfully completed his/her first year of the BRCC Nursing program....
This scholarship is intended to benefit a full-time student who has...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 2 Awards of $2,000 each
Ended
Amount and number of scholarships offered TBD McGaheysville-Massanutten Lions Club James Martin Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established for high school seniors from East Rockingham High School who are entering freshmen at BRCC. Selection is based on...
This scholarship was established for high school seniors from East...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Amount and number of scholarships offered TBD
Ended
Amount of scholarship will be updated annually. Mental Health America of Augusta A.R. "Pete" Giesen Jr. Scholarship
This scholarship opportunity is for a 2nd year student in the Mental Health and Human Services program. Selection will be based on a strong...
This scholarship opportunity is for a 2nd year student in the Mental...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Amount of scholarship will be updated annually.
Ended
$1,700 Mr. and Mrs. John W. Root Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is for students enrolled in any degree or certificate program. Selection will be based on a demonstrated financial need (FAFSA...
This scholarship is for students enrolled in any degree or certificate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,700
Ended
Amount of scholarship will be updated annually. Neall Family Charitable Foundation Scholarship
This scholarship will be available for students in any degree or certificate program. Eligible applicants must have a demonstrated financial need...
This scholarship will be available for students in any degree or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Amount of scholarship will be updated annually.
Ended
2 Awards of $1,400 each Owen and Ruth Grove Memorial Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established to benefit a student with a demonstrated financial need. (FAFSA required)
This scholarship was established to benefit a student with a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 2 Awards of $1,400 each
Ended
$1,600 Paul and Doris Flanagan Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to assist BRCC students in furthering their education in the health care field. Recipients must be residents of...
This scholarship is intended to assist BRCC students in furthering their...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,600
Ended
2 Awards of $2,250 each Richard D. Davis Memorial Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to benefit students in the BRCC career and technical education programs.Students must have a demonstrated financial...
This scholarship is intended to benefit students in the BRCC career and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 2 Awards of $2,250 each
Ended
2 Awards of $1,850 each Riddleberger Brothers, Inc.
This scholarship is available for students enrolled in the Mechanical Engineering Technology program. Preference may be given to a student who...
This scholarship is available for students enrolled in the Mechanical...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 2 Awards of $1,850 each
Ended
$1,500. May be renewed for the second year if the student remains in good academic standing. Right Start (For You) Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is intended to benefit a first-year student in the Human Services program and may be renewed for the second year if the student...
This scholarship is intended to benefit a first-year student in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500. May be renewed for the second year if the student remains in good academic standing.
Ended
Amount and number of scholarships offered TBD Robert M. Reedy and Jean S. Reedy Student Scholarship
This scholarship was established to assist BRCC students who are current year graduates of Broadway and Harrisonburg High Schools. Eligible...
This scholarship was established to assist BRCC students who are current...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Amount and number of scholarships offered TBD
Ended
$0.00 Russell Ralston Scholarship for Military Veterans
This scholarship is intended to benefit military veterans returning to college. Preference may be given to former Marines; however, ALL veterans...
This scholarship is intended to benefit military veterans returning to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
Amount of scholarship will be updated annually. S.G.A. Open Scholarship
This scholarship is for students who are returning 2nd year students and who are enrolled full-time in any degree or certificate program. Selection...
This scholarship is for students who are returning 2nd year students and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Amount of scholarship will be updated annually.
Ended
$1,100 Sandra Bonin Anderson Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is available for students who are enrolled for six or more credit hours. Students may also be enrolled in any degree or...
This scholarship is available for students who are enrolled for six or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,100
Ended
$2,000 Sunnyside Communities/Kramer Nursing Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established to assist a student currently enrolled in the BRCC Nursing program. Selection is based upon a strong academic...
This scholarship was established to assist a student currently enrolled...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$1,500 Sunnyside Communities/Kramer Nursing Scholarship
This scholarship is available to a student currently enrolled in or planning to major in the BRCC Nursing program. Recipients will be selected...
This scholarship is available to a student currently enrolled in or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
$600 SunTrust Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is available to students in any program. Selection will be based on past academic history.
This scholarship is available to students in any program. Selection will...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $600
Ended
$2,000. Award may be renewable for the second year if the student remains in good academic standing. Terry G. and Vickie G. Slaubaugh Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established to assist working adults returning to college and single parents furthering their education who have demonstrated...
This scholarship was established to assist working adults returning to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000. Award may be renewable for the second year if the student remains in good academic standing.
Ended
$500 Thelma Showker Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is available for students enrolled in any degree or certificate program. Selection will be based on a demonstrated financial need...
This scholarship is available for students enrolled in any degree or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
5 Awards of $2,000 Timothy R. Wade II Memorial Endowed Scholarship for Health Care
This scholarship is intended to benefit students studying in the field of health care, with particular attention to students in the BRCC Nursing...
This scholarship is intended to benefit students studying in the field...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 5 Awards of $2,000
Ended