Scholarships

51 Scholarships Awarded from WJCC Scholarship Fund at Williamsburg Community Foundation

51 Scholarships Awarded from WJCC Scholarship Fund at Williamsburg Community Foundation

The WJCC Scholarship Fund at the Williamsburg Community Foundation awarded 51 scholarships to graduating seniors of Lafayette, Jamestown, and Warhill High Schools at a reception on June 4th at Jamestown High School. The ceremony was generously sponsored by TowneBank. The Scholarship Fund awarded a total of $61,600 with funds raised from contributions from individuals, businesses, high school parent-teacher-student associations, and civic groups. Over the past few years, many generous local donors have contributed to an endowed scholarship general fund at the Foundation, which provided its first scholarship this year.

Increasing endowment for scholarship is just one part of the...

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