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Southwest Virginia Community College

Richlands, VA
University Website: www.sw.edu
Apply Online: apply.vccs.edu/app/app.htm
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Coordinates: 37°0′19.7″N 81°47′48.2″W / 37.005472°N 81.796722°W / 37.005472; -81.796722

Southwest Virginia Community College (SWCC) is located outside of Richlands, Virginia, on the border of Tazewell and Russell counties, and is one of the 23 schools in the Virginia Community College System. SWCC was opened in 1968 to serve the residents of Buchanan, Russell and Tazewell counties. Dickenson County is also partially served along with Mountain Empire Community College. On average, over 4,000 students are served during the Fall and Spring semesters.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • students
  • $6,914.00 avg tuition

369 College Road US Rt. 19, 6 Miles S. Claypool Hill
Richlands, VA 24641-1101
(276) 964-2555

Apply online Admissions:
www.sw.edu/admissions.htm
Financial Aid:
www.sw.edu/finaid/finaid.htm

Areas of Study:

  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
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Scholarships for Students in Virginia

Name Amount Deadline
Ted W. Abolin Memorial Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Milton Hunt, Alice Harman and Charlie T. Adair Scholarship Varies Varies
Jane Vanture Adair Nursing Scholarship Varies Varies
Jane Vanture Adair, Elizabeth Adair Townsend and Anne Adair Smith Scholarship Varies Varies
Joseph Allen Addison Memorial Scholarship $500 Varies
AIMS Higher Scholarship Varies Varies
Alpha Natural Resources Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Mark Armstrong Memorial Scholarship $500 Varies
Art and Soul Cooperative Scholarship $250 Varies
Southwest Virginia Community College Bookstore/Validis Resources Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Dr. Robert F. Baxter Memorial Scholarship $1,000 Varies
BB&T Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Bobby L. Beaver Machine Tool Operations Scholarship $250 Varies
Jeffrey Michael Beinhorn Scholarship $1,500 Varies
Sam and Ruth M. Beinhorn Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Blankenship/Justice Scholarship Varies Varies
Doug and Ginger Branton Family Scholarship $500 Varies
Jenny Owen Brooks Memorial Scholarship $200 Varies
Omer and Sadie Bunn Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Georgia I. Busic Scholarship $1,500 Varies
Cora Ennis Russell Buskill Memorial Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Dr. W. Gregory Capps Pre-Chiropractic Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Carter Machinery/Caterpiller Foundation Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Katrina J. Cartmell Scholarship $1,500 Varies
Nancy del Castillo Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Nancy W. Kimbel Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Grey Chaney Nursing Book Scholarship $250 Varies
Clinch River Kiwanis Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Clinch Valley Medical Center Memorial Scholarship $1,000 Varies
CNX Gas Engineering Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Morgan-Nassif Scholarship $1,500 Varies
Auxiliary Allied Health Scholarship $500 Varies
Harry and Mayola Cole Scholarship $500 Varies
Commonwealth Legacy Ralph B. Davis Family Scholarship $3,000 Varies
Community Home Care Services Scholarship $500 Varies
Community Home Care Services Scholarship $500 Varies
Community Home Care Services Scholarship $500 Varies
Community Home Care Services Scholarship $500 Varies
CONSOL Energy Engineering Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Stelio and Betty Corte Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Dr. John R. Cox Memorial Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Frank S. Crawford Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Nancy Chaffin Cyphers Memorial Scholarship $500 Varies
Credit Bureau of the Virginia's Foundation Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Credit Bureau of the Virginia's Foundation Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Stuart Damron Memorial Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Ralph B. and Carol R. Davis Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Earl E. and Dorothy Jackson Dellinger Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Percy V. and Eula B. Dennis Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Doris McGee Duncan Scholarship $1,500 Varies
Olney W. and LeVada Edwards Memorial Scholarship $1,000 Varies
First Sentinel Bank Scholarship $500 Varies
Richard and Sue Foil Scholarship $750 Varies
Sue Gilmer Memorial Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Grundy Rotary Club Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Grundy Woman's Club Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Harrison-Wyatt Scholarship $1,500 Varies
Richard and Karen Hudson Family Scholarship $500 Varies
C. M. "Budge" Hunter Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Hurst-Scott Funeral Homes Scholarship $500 Varies
Hurst-Scott Funeral Homes Scholarship $500 Varies
Eugene Hamilton and Billie Sue McConnell Hurst Business Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Jewell/Dominion Scholarship $2,500 Varies
Edward Joseph and State Keene Scholarship $250 Varies
Dr. Charles R. and Mary L. King Endowed Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Annie Leftwich Memorial Scholarship $500 Varies
John and Edna Lester Family Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Harry V. Lindsey Business Development Scholarship $1,000 Varies
J. Franklin Long and Vernon C. Long Scholarship $1,200 Varies
Lorraine Compton McGee Scholarship $1,500 Varies
Marine Corps League - Southwest Virginia Detachment 980 Scholarship In Memory of I.H. Hank Shrader $500 Varies
Meridian Management Co., Inc. Scholarship $2,000 Varies
Donald C. Moore Memorial Scholarship $300 Varies
Shirley B. Beaver Music Scholarship Varies Varies
Thomas F. Blackwell Memorial Music Scholarship Varies Varies
Betty Patteson Jackson Music Scholarship Varies Varies
Dr. Sam B. Schulken Music Scholarship Varies Varies
Joseph P. and Joyce M. Trivette Music Scholarship Varies Varies
B. J. (Bob) and Nona Nassif Scholarship $300 Varies
New Peoples Bank Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Armand and Peggy Opitz Book Scholarship $350 Varies
Armand and Peggy Opitz Book Scholarship $350 Varies
Brady Surles Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship $250 Varies
Leona Ratliff Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Red Ash School Scholarship $250 Varies
Daisey B. Reynolds Memorial Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Ginger P. Robertson Scholarship $1,000 Varies
The Rocket Boys Math and Science Scholarship $500 Varies
John Powell Royall, Jr. Memorial Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Mary Bell Hyatt Royall Memorial Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Harold W. and Charlotte Short Scholarship $500 Varies
I. H. "Hank" and Faye Shrader Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Harold W. and Nell R. Smith Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Joyce Sproles Memorial Scholarship $500 Varies
Stafford Communications, Inc. Scholarship $200 Varies
Emory L. Stallard Memorial Scholarship 100% of tuition Varies
Southwest Virginia Community College Alumni Scholarship $500 Varies
Southwest Virginia Community College Business Contest Scholarship Up to $250 Varies
Southwest Virginia Community College Board Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Southwest Virginia Community College Golf Classic Scholarship $1,500 Varies
Southwest Virginia Community College Presidential Scholarship 100% of tuition Varies
Southwest Virginia Community College Professional Support Staff Association Scholarship $250 Varies
Tazewell Rotary Club Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Martha W. Thompson Scholarship $1,000 Varies
TruPoint Bank Scholarship $1,000 Varies
United Company Endowed Scholarship $1,500 Varies
Dr. Harold and Dr. Carol Van Hook Book Scholarship $500 Varies
Virginia Mining Institute Scholarship $2,400 Varies
Ann Walls Memorial Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Harlan and Ann Walls Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Harlan and Vera Walls Scholarship $1,000 Varies
Gene "Greek" Watson Book Scholarship $250 Varies
Dr. and Mrs. W. R. Williams Memorial Scholarship $1,500 Varies
HRSA Scholarship for Disadvantaged Students 0% of tuition Varies