Fall Scholarship List & Financial Aid Updates

Major scholarship update from the West Virginia Higher Education Education Commission has been shared! Scholarships aren’t just for seniors–there are several of scholarships for every age or grade level. Please visit the update page for all of the wonderful information.

2018 Elks National Foundation Scholarship

The Elks National Foundation is proud to announce the launch of the 2018 Most Valuable Student Scholarship contest! The 2018 MVS application deadline is November 27, 2017. The Elks National Foundation will award 500 four-year scholarships to the highest-rated applicants in the 2018 competition. Current high school seniors, or the …

American Legion Oratorical Scholarship

The American Legion High School Oratorical Scholarship Program is open to ALL students in grades 9-12. The national 1st Place winner receives $18,000, 2nd Place receives $16,000, and third place receives $14,000. Awards are also given at the District, Sectional, and State Levels. Please visit The American Legion Oratorical Contest …

2017 Financial Aid Workshop #1

MHS and GEAR UP are so pleased to announce our first Financial Aid workshop of the year. Please join us Wednesday, October 25, 2017 from 3:30-6:00PM. Concord University’s financial aid department will be here to help students and parents complete the FAFSA and answer any questions you may have. GEAR …

2017 Maryida Mosby Travel Scholarship

The Maryida Mosby Travel Scholarship in the amount of $1,000 will be awarded to an outstanding WV 10th or 11th grade student. The scholarship is provided in memory of Maryida Mosby, a former Social Studies teacher and Alpha Delta Kappa member. She was committed to improving world understanding and education …

Class of 2018 PROMISE Scholarship

The PROMISE Scholarship is a merit-based financial aid program for West Virginia residents. Students who achieve certain academic goals are eligible to receive funds to help pay for college. Eligible high school graduates will receive annual awards up to $4,750 to cover the cost of tuition and mandatory fees at …