Tobacco Region Scholarship Program
P. O. Box 1987, One Partnership Circle (24210), Abingdon, VA
The Virginia Tobacco Indemnification and Community Revitalization Commission (Tobacco Commission) established a Bachelor's Degree scholarship program in 2002 to strengthen the economies of Southwest (SW) and Southside (SS) Virginia through education and training of its citizens. The Tobacco Region Scholarship Program provides assistance with tuition and academic fees for eligible students who live in one of the SW (Brown) localities or SS (Blue) localities and who are enrolled in a Bachelor's Degree program at an accredited 4-year college or university, whether public or private, in-state or out-of-state.  Residents of the counties shaded in yellow are not eligible to apply for assistance through the Tobacco Region Scholarship Program.

NEW APPLICANTS - click on your county of residence on the map below to begin a Tobacco Scholarship application.  
RETURNING APPLICANTS - click on the LOGIN menu above to continue.

SOUTHSIDE: Scholarship Applications for the 2014-2015 academic year will be accepted until April 30, 2014.  All support documentation must be received by the Tobacco Scholarship Office by May 31, 2014.

SOUTHWEST: Scholarship Applications for the 2014-2015 academic year will be accepted until funding for the region is exhausted.  Scholarship Awards cannot be made until all support documentation is received by the Tobacco Scholarship Office.

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