Foundation announces scholarship opportunities

The Community Foundation of the Central Blue Ridge is currently accepting scholarship applications from seniors attending high schools in Staunton, Waynesboro and the counties of Augusta and Nelson.

Additionally, adult students are encouraged to apply for select scholarships such as the Peter Veglahn Memorial Scholarship, established to provide funds for scholarships to college students pursuing a human resources career.

The Community Foundation of the Central Blue Ridge administers over 20 scholarship funds which will yield over $37,000 in scholarships this year. Each scholarship has its own specific purpose, selection and eligibility criteria.

For further information or to download a copy of the scholarship application form, go online to www.communityfoundationcbr.org.

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