-Provides financial assistance to individuals attending an accredited technical school, college or university where the student/applicant's learning is focused on building applications and studies in the area of building construction, building engineering and facility maintenance.
ELIGIBILITY: Applicants must:
- Currently reside in Virginia
- Be a graduating high school senior, have earned a GED, or be enrolled in an institution of higher learning as a 1st, 2nd, or 3rd year student
- Submit a complete application packet by the required deadline
- Provide three (3) letters of recommendation
At least one letter must include character references from a member of Facilities, Maintenance or Custodial staff.
SUBMISSION: Applicants must submit a complete scholarship packet (i.e. application, form essays and letters of recommendation) to VSPMA by May 23, 2022. Please email Cristina.Windover, VSPMA Scholarship Committee.
Former VSPMA Scholarship Recipients and Information:
Applications: Thirty-one applications were received in total from all VSPMA Regions.
Scholarships Awarded: Nine Scholarships were awarded for a total of $8,000.
Ciara Winingham – Gretna H.S. – $1,000 – Engineering
Johnte Lipford – Gretna H.S. – $500 – Electrical Engineering
Jack Whitehead – Patrick Henry H.S. – $750 – Engineering
Hayden Hall – Christiansburg H.S. – $1,000 – Automotive Master Technician
Lauren Lawson – Appomattox County H.S. – $1,000 – Architecture
Devin Smith – Lancaster H.S. – $1,000 – Civil Engineering
Benjamin Napier – Colonial Heights H.S. – $1,000 – Computer Science
Spencer Baily – Kecoughtan H.S. – $1,000 – Engineering
Iman Jones – Grassfield H.S. – $750 – Computer Science