“Taking Care of You” Community Scholarship

Apply Today for a $500 Scholarship

  • Deadline:  03/31/2018
  • Available to:  High school seniors and existing college students currently relying on Bank of Botetourt to provide their banking services.  Maintains a GPA of 2.5 or higher and an active checking account. 

Essay Topic: “How has Bank of Botetourt been able to take care of your banking and financial needs?” 

Essay should be limited to 2 pages, 1.5 spacing at 12-point font, and margins at 1-inch.

Include a title page (separate page within the Word document containing your essay, not a separate document) with the following information:

  • Name
  • E-mail address
  • Phone number
  • School’s name
  • Date submitted
  • Brief statement about your college plans
  • Title of essay

Additional Details: 

Do not include your name or any personal information on any page other  than the title page.  Please include proof of enrollment in your school and GPA verification. A letter from your guidance counselor stating your GPA meets the requirement is acceptable.  Bank of Botetourt employees and their immediate family members are not eligible for the scholarship. 

Submit scholarships electronically or by mail:



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