West Virginia Engineering, Science and Technology Scholarship Program
Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above and be enrolled or accepted in an engineering, science, or technology program leading to a certificate or an associate or bachelors degree at an eligible institution of higher education. Candidates must also agree to work full-time in West Virginia in an engineering, science or technology field for one year for each year the scholarship was received.
The purpose of the scholarship is to encourage academically talented individuals to pursue careers in the fields of engineering, science and technology. Priority is given to students from West Virginia.
The scholarship is given by the College Foundation of West Virginia (CFWV), a partnership among the Governor's 21st Century Job Cabinet and several college access organizations. It's purpose is to help students prepare, plan, and pay for education and training beyond high school.
The deadline for this scholarship is usually in MARCH of each year, and the award amount is usually $3,000.
For more details, visit secure.cfwv.com/Financial_Aid_Planning/Scholarships/Scholarships_and_Grants/WV_Engineering_Science_and_Tech_Scholarship_Program.aspx