Desiree Jeana Wapples used her life to advocate for others and to help them improve their lives.
Moving from high school to college is a significant transition in any student’s life due to the pressure of college and the differences in the new environment. The financial burden of college only adds to the stress that students face when pursuing higher education.
This scholarship aims to support female high school students in Virginia so they can be financially prepared for college.
Any female high school senior who has a 3.0 GPA or higher and lives in Virginia may apply for this scholarship.
To apply, tell us about yourself, how you hope to benefit the world with your career, and who has impacted your life in a positive way.
Please tell us a bit about yourself and how you plan to make a positive impact on the world through your career. Additionally, tell us about someone who has made a positive impact on your life.
The application deadline is May 29, 2022. Winners will be announced on Jun 30, 2022.
The scholarship award is $500.
The winner will be publicly announced on Jun 30, 2022. Prior to the announcement date, we may contact finalists with additional questions about their application. We will work with donors to review all applications according to the scholarship criteria. Winners will be chosen based on the merit of their application.
We will send the award check to the financial aid office of the winner’s academic institution or future academic institution in their name, and in the name of their institution (depending on the school’s requirements). If the student's academic institution does not have a financial aid office, the student will receive the funding directly.
Before we award the scholarship, the winner will be required to verify their academic enrollment status by providing a copy of their most recent transcript.
If you have any questions about this scholarship or the Bold.org platform, just email firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll get back to you as quickly as we can.
Yes. The terms and conditions for this scholarship can be found here.