Richardson and Parker scholarships offered
Individuals who are residents of Middlesex County and who are graduating or have graduated in past years may make application for the Elliott and Elizabeth Richardson Memorial Scholarship, and/or the Frances R. Parker Memorial Scholarship.
These scholarships are available to those individuals who are pursuing a higher education, have exhibited a potential for becoming a self-supporting and productive citizen, and are in need of financial assistance to make this possible.
Generic scholarship applications are available at both Middlesex High School guidance office and Urbanna United Methodist Church office. Current recipients must reapply each year.
The Richardson Scholarship Fund generally provides for 5 to 8 scholarships each year in varying amounts from $1,000 and up, and is judged heavily on need.
The Parker Scholarship Fund is now offering three scholarships of $1,000 and is judged equally on scholastics and need.
All applications must be complete and submitted as one package no later than May 11. Applications can be taken to the high school guidance office or mailed to: Scholarship Fund, Urbanna United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 217, Urbanna, VA 23175.