The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

February 9, 2014

Financial assistance available for students at New River GVC

— The New River Community and Technical College Foundation is accepting scholarship applications for students at the Greenbrier Valley Campus. These scholarships are for students enrolled for the spring 2014 semester.  

 The Foundation will award scholarships to students residing in Greenbrier, Monroe, Pocahontas and Summers counties attending accredited courses of study at New River Community and Technical College's Greenbrier Valley campus, or in locations served from the Greenbrier Valley campus in Greenbrier, Monroe, Pocahontas or Summers counties.

Complete details about scholarships available, critera and application forms can be found on the New River website, www.

There is a link to the information from the home page. Applications and information can also be obtained at the Student Services Office on the Greenbrier Valley Campus, 101 Church St., Lewisburg.

Completed packets must be received in the foundation office by close of business (4 p.m.) Feb. 14.

A completed packet includes the application, personal statement (one-page, typewritten document), two letters of recommendation (not from a relative) and a transcript.

Packets should be mailed to New River CTC Foundation, P.O. Box 307, Ghent, WV 25843, or delivered to the Advanced Technology Center at 527 Odd Road in Ghent.

Packets or accompanying documents received after the deadline will not be accepted.

Faxed and e-mailed documents will not be accepted. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

For additional information, contact Jessica Porter at 304-929-6734 or at