P.O. Box 8121 Charlottesville VA 22906 http://www.lee-jackson.org
  • Scholarship Name :
    Lee-Jackson Educational Foundation (Essay Contest)
  • Number Of Awards :
    33
  • States In Which Available :
    Virginia
  • Scholarship Amount :
    $10,000 (grand prize); $2,000 (each region); $1,000 (each region)
  • Deadline :
    Varies
  • Eligibility Criteria :
    Open to juniors and seniors in Virginia public high schools who plan to attend an accredited U.S. 4-year college or university (community college okay if plan to transfer). Essay must demonstrate an appreciation of the exemplary character and soldierly virtues of Generals Lee and Jackson; judged on accuracy, research, and mode of expression. Length not as important as topic, idea, and points developed.
  • Specific Target Group :
    All
  • How To Apply :
    Contact school principal/guidance counselor or the Foundation for an application.