Ellis W. Rowe Memorial Scholarship

Hampton Roads Community Foundation

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Deadline: Mar 1, 2021

Grant amount: Unspecified amount

Fields of work: Marine Biology Humanities & Social Science Biology Science Nursing Health & Medicine Oceanography Agriculture Religious / Theological Education Show all

Applicant type: Undergraduate Student, Graduate Student

Funding uses: Scholarship

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: Gloucester County, Virginia

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About this funder:



Our generous donors love helping students achieve their full potential.  That’s why they entrust us to administer permanent scholarship funds in their names using criteria they have selected. Since 1950 we have awarded more than $20 million in college scholarships making us southeastern Virginia’s largest scholarship provider.

Our scholarships for graduate study are provided by generous donors with an interest in education and helping people have a positive future. We select scholarship recipients based on financial need and the specific criteria established by donors, such as field of study or college attended.

Award amounts are based on the amount of available in the scholarship fund, the number of recipients selected and individual financial need. Scholarship amounts are not pre-determined.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.


  • This scholarship is for students from Gloucester County, Virginia.
  • Applicants should demonstrate financial need and enroll full-time in an accredited, nonprofit educational institution in the United States


  • Preference will be given to students:
    • from the York District;
    • attending Virginia Wesleyan College or another Methodist college;
    • studying:
      • marine science
      • nursing
      • ministry
      • medicine
      • humanities
      • agriculture
      • biology
      • other basic sciences


This page was last reviewed March 02, 2020 and last updated March 02, 2020