Wythe-Bland scholarship recipients with foundation board member


The Wythe-Bland Foundation Scholarship provides full tuition and fees for all qualified residents who graduate from Wythe and Bland County High Schools.  The program began in 2007.  The scholarship covers 5 of 6 consecutive semesters after graduation. For example, students graduating in 2019 are eligible to receive the scholarship for 5 out of the following 6 semesters: Summer 2019, Fall 2019, Spring 2020, Summer 2020, Fall 2020, Spring 2021.

For qualified graduates, the Wythe-Bland Foundation Scholarship Program will pay for tuition and fees not covered by federal or state financial aid or other scholarships.

The scholarship is available to students who meet the following criteria:

To qualify:

  • Must have attended a public or private high school in Wythe or Bland County for at least their junior and senior years
    • Home-schooled students who meet WCC entrance requirements are eligible provided they satisfy the other eligibility requirements.
    • Students who complete a GED by the graduation date of their original graduating class are eligible for the program provided they satisfy the other eligibility requirements.
  • Must provide proof of residence in Wythe or Bland County for at least the two years prior to graduation (tax receipts, etc.)
  • Must provide proof of U.S. citizenship or permanent residency

To apply:

Useful Links

Volunteer Service Information/Forms

To remain in the program, students must:

  • Complete 40 hours of volunteer service with an approved agency by the end of the first year of receiving an award from the program.
  • Achieve a 2.0 grade point average by the end of the first year and complete 67% of all classes to continue receiving the grant for the second year.


  • WCC - Wytheville
    1000 East Main Street
    Wytheville, VA 24382
    Phone: (276) 223-4700
    TDD Hearing Impaired: (276) 223-4849
    Toll-Free: (800) 468-1195
  • WCC - Crossroads
    1117 East Stuart Drive
    Galax, VA 24333
    Phone: (276) 744-4974
  • WCC - Summit
    203 N. Church Street
    Marion, VA 24354
    Phone: (276) 783-1777 

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