2024 West Virginia Scholarships
West Virginia is not immune from the nationwide trend of rising tuition costs. The average tuition for West Virginia universities is a whopping $9,629.00 and the total cost of attendance is $24,268.00. 65% of student graduates in West Virginia graduate with an average debt load of $30,014.00. That’s why hundreds of thousands of students in West Virginia turn either to scholarships or student loans.
These WV scholarships are available for men, women and a variety of students in West Virginia, and any West Virginia resident regardless of their interests or background. West Virginia scholarships are available for college students, for adults going back to school, and all types of WV students or WV residents, and especially targeted to help middle class families afford a top-of-the-line education. The best part about these scholarships is they are easy (many require nothing more than filling out a simple form) and they don’t need to be paid back!
While some scholarships are easy and can be completed in under 30 seconds, others require more upfront information. We’ve marked easy scholarships with a little “Easy Apply” so you can prioritize them. This is the complete list of the best scholarships for West Virginia residents.
How much total award money and scholarships are available for WV residents?
There are 157 scholarships totaling $207,700.00 available to West Virginia residents. You can easily browse through all 157 scholarships below.
How many scholarships are available for moms and single moms in West Virginia?
Moms in West Virginia are eligible for all the same scholarships as WV residents. Therefore, the 157 scholarships worth $207,700.00 mentioned above is also available to moms and single moms. In addition, however, you can check out additional scholarships for moms, which have been provided exclusively for moms and single moms, and you can find from the main scholarship search engine page.
How many scholarships are available for college students in West Virginia?
157 scholarships worth $207,700.00 are available for college students in WV. In addition, we encourage current college students in West Virginia to check scholarships by school and, specifically, colleges in West Virginia for more options. Here are links for scholarships at the 20 largest colleges in West Virginia:Bethany College
Clarion University of Pennsylvania
Lock Haven University
Mansfield University of Pennsylvania
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania
Appalachian Bible College
Bluefield State College
Davis & Elkins College
Fairmont State University
Glenville State College
Ohio Valley University
West Virginia State University
West Liberty University
West Virginia Wesleyan College
American Public University System
Potomac State College of West Virginia University
How many scholarships are available for high school seniors in West Virginia?
157 scholarships totaling $207,700.00 are available for high school seniors in WV. In addition, we encourage current high school students to check out more from the scholarship search engine.
Do I need to be a resident of WV to apply to these scholarships?
Our scholarship search automatically returns scholarships by all different types of requirements. The below scholarships are either explicitly available for West Virginia residents, or they do not require specific state residency at all and are therefore available to WV students and residents, as well as others across the country.