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Lee-Jackson Educational Foundation Scholarship Program

  • Website Address
  • http://www.lee-jackson.org
  • Contact
  • Stephanie Leech, Administrator
  • Address
  • PO Box 8121
  • Charlottesville, VA 22906
  • Email Address
  • Application Deadline
  • Varies
  • Number Of Awards
  • 28
  • Maximum Amount
  • $10,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • 18 scholarships will be awarded to V irginia high school juniors and seniors submitting outstanding analytical essays on any aspect--positive or negative--of the career, character, or legacy of General Robert E. Lee and/or General "Stonewall" Jackson.

    The Foundation will award one $2,000 scholarship and one $1,000 scholarship to students whose essays are judged to be the best in each of Virginia's eight public high school regions.

    In addition, the Foundation will award one $2,000 scholarship and one $1,000 scholarship to private school or homeschooled students whose essays are judged to be the best from this sector.

    An additional award of $8,000 will go to the public school, private school, or homeschooled student who authors the essay judged to be the best in the state. This student will receive a total award of $10,000.

    A $1,000 award will be given to a school in each of the nine judging sectors in the name of the high school teacher or advisor who sponsors the most participating students in that sector.

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