September 22, 2019

William Giacomo Awarded by Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation

The William Giacomo is a grant sponsored by Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation.

Information About the Scholarship:

Amount of Grant: Average – $500
Application Deadline: 15-February
Scholarship Requirements: Candidate must be a West Virginia resident who is an active firefighter or the spouse, child, or grandchild of a firefighter on a department that is a member in good standing of the Fayette County Firefighters Association. Candidate must have a minimum 2.75 grade point average. Letter of recommendation, personal essay, transcripts, and IRS form 1040 required.
Eligible for: College sophomore, College junior, College senior

Awarded by:

Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation
Scholarship Committee, P.O. Box 3041
Charleston, WV 25331
Phone: 304 346 3620
Fax Number: 304 346 3640

Contact Details:

Susan Hoover
Scholarship Coordinator

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Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation

Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation