The Verizon-West Virginia Scholarship is open to students at Fairmont State. You must be pursuing a four-year degree in the school of science and technology and have completed at least two years of undergraduate study. In addition, you must be in the upper one-forth of your class and be involved in extracurricular activities. You must also be a U.S. citizen and a West Virginia resident for at least 24 months prior to enrollment at Fairmont State to be eligible for this award. Special consideration will be given to students who are children or wards of an active Verizon-West Virginia employee.