The average scholarship award amount is listed under that scholarship description, which can be found online at www.gkvf.org. Many scholarships are renewable for additional years, however please note that you must submit a Renewal scholarship application to re-apply each year for a renewable scholarship.
Some scholarships are specific to a single college or university; others are applicable at any post-secondary institution. Many scholarships are for schools in West Virginia; however, some allow students to attend school out-of-state. All educational institutions must meet applicable federal tax law requirements under Internal Revenue Code, Section 170(6)(1)(A)(ii). Each scholarship’s criteria is listed in its description on the Available Scholarships page.
You may apply for up to two scholarships; if you are awarded a scholarship, you will be selected as a recipient for only one of the two. In addition to the two scholarships you select, you may also apply for the TGKVF Scholars Scholarship and the Thalheimer Scholarship, if eligible. Applying for the TGKVF Scholars Scholarship and the Thalheimer Scholarship do not “count against” the other two you select.
No. The Bank will mail the full amount of the award in August. It is applied to the entire academic year. The check is payable to the school with the students name and ID# indicated in the memo line of the check.
No, IRS tax forms are not needed for application submission.
NO. TGKVF does not send notification to your school regarding you receiving this scholarship.
Yes! Unless the scholarship Fund specifies otherwise (e.g. only graduating senior from a specific High School) then you are eligible to apply at any point of your academic year.