Virginia Jones Memorial Scholarship

Minimum GPA: 2.0
Amount: $1,500
Location or HS: Shaw High School
App Type: External

Purpose:  To provide scholarship support for graduating female students from Shaw High School. Must rank in top 5 percent of the class. Selection decisions are based on college admission test scores, GPA, extracurricular activities, and teacher appraisals.

For information and to apply, contact:  Guidance office, Shaw High School 

Award process: Formal notification of award will be made by the Cleveland Foundation to the selected recipient(s). Awards will be paid to the school for the benefit of the student and must be applied to tuition, fees, books, supplies, and/or equipment required for coursework.

Recipient requirements:

  1. Maintain full-time enrollment status
  2. Email a grade report to the Scholarship team for each term
  3. A thank you note to the donors and selection committee members for this fund is not required but always appreciated and may be sent via email.

One-time award: This is a one-time award and may not be renewed for subsequent years.