Nick Anderson Astronomy Scholarship
Requirements/Eligibility of all applicants:
Scholarship award for 2016 is $1200
- Must be a graduating senior going to a 2 or 4 year college or university in the fall of 2014
- Must take an Astronomy course in one of Virginia Beach's high schools as a junior or senior.
- Earn an A or a B in Astronomy
- GPA of at least 3.0 at the time of application
- Must be a student in Good Standing
- Mail Application and Essay to:
3080 South Lynnhaven Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23452
Or Pony application and essay to Charles Dibbs at Plaza Middle School
ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY May 20, 2016
- Scholarship award is sent directly to the winning recipient's college or university.
- Astronomy teachers of the finalist will be contacted by the planetarium director.
- Letters of Recommendation are accepted, but not required.
- Winner is determined based on applicant's demonstrated academic success, demonstrated interest in Astronomy, participation in extra-curricular activities, and response on essay.