Kids’ Chance of West Virginia, Inc.

Scholarship Description

ELIGIBILITY•College/University: Any•Financial Need: Yes•Renewable: Yes•Specific preferences:Children ( ages 16 – 25) of West Virginia’s workers who have been seriously, catastrophically or fatally injured in an on-the-job accident, who due to lack of financial resources resulting from the accident, would not otherwise have the opportunity to pursue further schooling.**To verify eligibility for the scholarship, applicants must attach a copy of the order or letter from the workers’ compensation carrier granting a permanent total disability award or dependent’s benefits. If the applicant does not have a copy of the order or lettergranting benefits, a copy may be obtained from the workers’ compensation carrier.

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: Multiple

Min Award: 1000

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2019-12-31


Sponsoring Organization The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation
900 Lee Street East, 16th Floor
Charleston, WV 25301

Contact Person: Susan Hoover Scholarship Program Officer

Phone: 304-346-3620

Fax: 304-346-3640