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The New College Foundation Scholarship Program

 The New College Foundation Scholarship Program is designed to:

  • encourage enrollment at New College Institute (NCI),
  • increase the college attendance rate in the community, and
  • help make college affordable.

The Foundation offers scholarships to assist students in advancing their education and improving career readiness.


Types of Scholarships

Scholarships are awarded each year based on the Foundation’s spending policy, the availability of funds, and the merit of the applications.  Funds are available to students enrolled in NCI affiliated programs leading to a bachelor’s degree, master’s degree, endorsement or graduate certificate.


Academic Programs

Areas of study for scholarship assistance at the NCI include Elementary Education, Social Work, Educational Leadership, Reading Specialist, Leadership Studies, Library Media, and others.  Contact or 276-403-5671 for details on program offerings.


Disbursement of Funds

Funds are paid directly to the university partner.  Scholarship funds must be used within the academic year for which they are awarded.   Extensions or deferments are not permitted.


Available Endowed Scholarships:

Phillip and Paula Burnette Scholarship

Worth Harris Carter, Jr. and Katherine Carter Scholarship

The Dorsey Family Scholarship

Wilbur S. and Lillie T. Doyle Memorial Scholarship

Benjamin R. Gardner Memorial Scholarship

Jett and Irving Groves Scholarship

Antoinette Haskell Scholarship

Julius Hermes Memorial Scholarship

V. Wendell Hylton, ED. D. and Ernestine Hodge Dodson Memorial Scholarship

Lacy Foundation Scholarship

Mr. and Mrs. Bashley H. Lee Scholarship

 New College Foundation Endowed Scholarship Fund

The Rotary Club of Henry County, Virginia Scholarship