Graduate Scholarships

The Lynchburg Academy of Medicine offers a one-time scholarship ($1000 maximum) to eligible students enrolled in MSN, Doctor of Physical Therapy and Physician Assistant Medicine programs. Read more about this scholarship.

Thomas C. Allen Fund: Will be awarded annually to graduate students in English

Altavista Scholarship Program: Supported by the Altavista Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with Altavista area businesses, annual award made available to graduate students currently teaching at Altavista Elementary, or combined Middle and High School, Hurt Elementary School, or Faith Christian Academy

Bonnie Davenport Benedict Scholarship Fund: Will support graduate students in Educational Leadership

Evelyn P. Bickham Scholarship: Awarded annually to graduate students in education

Arthur W. Case, Jr., Gary W. Case, and R. Paul Case Scholarship Fund: Provides support to students in business with preference given to graduates of Central Virginia high schools

Center for Family Studies and Educational Advancement: Provides scholarship support to graduate students in conjunction with the programs of the Center. Preference given to students in the community and school counseling programs

Beth and Stuart Fauber Scholarship: Provides support to graduate students in business with preference given to military veterans

W. W. Ferguson Fund: Provides support to graduate students in history

Robert Lee Flowers and Joy Fowler Flowers Scholarship Fund: Supports graduate students preparing for careers in educational administration and/or higher education

Elizabeth M. Forsyth Fund: Provides scholarship support to current staff members of Elizabeth’s Early Learning Center or teachers in the early childhood special education program

Mary Futrell Scholarship: Provides support for future teachers

Donald D. Hammill Scholarship: Funded by the Hammill Foundation, this scholarship is awarded annually to students enrolled in the graduate special education program

William Randolph Hearst Foundation Minority Teachers Scholarship: Annual scholarships to African-American students (upper level undergraduates, licensure, master’s students) pursuing careers in teaching

Belle M. Hill Scholarship: Will support graduate students in English

Marjorie Ellen Proffitt Howard Scholarship Fund: Supports graduate students with preference to individuals in special education, physical therapy, or related disciplines

Anne Marshall Huston Fund: Provides scholarship support to full-time and part-time graduate students in education with a preference for those in the reading program

Lily Hutchison Scholarship: Supports graduate students in education

Katherine S. Kilcher Scholarship: Supports graduate students in the counselor education program

KOVAR Scholarship: Funded by the Knights of Columbus and awarded annually to a graduate student in special education in the area of intellectual disabilities

Bernadette Kyle Fund: Will support undergraduate and graduate studies in the sciences, including the MEd in Science Education

Libby Keeton LaPrade Scholarship: Supports annual scholarship for graduate students in English; established in memory of Elizabeth "Libbie" Keeton LaPrade, Class of 1947

Ronald H. LaReau Scholarship: Supports students pursuing the MEd with prefernce to graduates of E.C. Glass or Heritage High Schools

Justine F. Lerch Scholarship: Provides support to students in the School of Education and Human Development who are or plan to become teachers/administrators

Charlotte Evans Lunsford Scholarship: Provides support annually to graduate students in English

The Walter G. Mason Scholarship Fund: Provides support to MBA students

P. Buckley Moss Scholarship: Funded by proceeds from the sale of artist P. Buckley Moss’s print of a College dell scene, this scholarship provides assistance to students in the graduate special education program

R. Kendall North Scholarship Fund: Provides support to graduate and undergraduate students in the School of Business and Economics

Raymond E. and Frances Sutton Oliver Scholarship Fund: Provides support to Lynchburg College graduate students

J. Edward Petty Scholarship: Awarded annually to a full-time student enrolled in our MEd program in educational leadership

Helen A. and Edward J. Polloway Diversity Fund: Provides scholarship and research support to graduate students in special education

Powell Foundation Scholarship: Funded by the Powell Foundation of Altavista and awarded to graduate students in special education from Campbell or Pittsylvania counties

Presidential Scholarships: Initiated under the auspices of the President of the College to provide support to full-time students who have previously earned a BA/BS degree from Lynchburg College

Katherine C. Radford Scholarship: Provides annual support to graduate students in special education

George N. Rainsford Scholarship: Supported by the George N. Rainsford Community Partnership Fund, this scholarship is awarded as leadership scholarships to minority graduate students

Rehab Associates of Central Virginia DPT Orthopedic Clinical Excellence Scholarship: Annually supports a third-year DPT student

Grace B. Richardson Scholarship: Provides annual support for students who demonstrate academic merit and are pursuing a graduate degree in reading

Oreon E. Scott Scholarship: Provides annual support to a graduate student with priority to a student who is a member of the Disciples of Christ (Christian Church) and/or who will support LC's service-learning program

Martha M. Sheffler Scholarship: Awarded annually to graduate students in education with preference to students pursuing their Master's degree in educational leadership

Mary Ann Smith Scholarship: Provides support annually to graduate students in the MBA program

Summers-Clopper Scholarship: Awarded annually to a full-time undergraduate or graduate student enrolled in an education program

Roger E. Tetrault Scholarship Funds: Support graduate students with academic merit. The second fund gives preference to military veterans.

William Sherer Thomasson Scholarship Fund: Provides support to students from Central Virginia pursuing the MBA degree

Thompson Entrepreneurial Challenge Scholarship Fund: Awarded to students in the MBA program who have demonstrated entrepreneurial interests by work history and self-sufficiency or with free enterprise projects or by participation in projects of the Mason Center at Lynchburg College

M. Weldon Thompson Scholarship: Annual grants to admitted MEd students (full-time or part-time) who have prior professional experience

Thomas C. Tiller Scholarship: Awarded to a graduate student who completed his/her undergraduate degree at Lynchburg College

Hugh C. and Eunice S. Toler Scholarship Fund: Supports graduate and undergraduate students in Business, Education, and Nursing

Edna Mae Turner Scholarship: Will provide support for female MBA students

D.L. "Pete" Warren Scholarship: Awarded annually to a student enrolled in an MEd program with preference given to students in counseling

Dannis E. Williams Scholarships: Will support graduate students in counseling

Rev. Dr. and Mrs. Eugene B. Wright Scholarship Fund: Provides support to graduate students

Rona L. Adams and Brian Adams Yates Fund: Provides support to graduate students in English or history and for study abroad