Scholarships and Financial Aid

Scholarships for 9th-12th grade students can be found through the Naviance Portal.   Many of the scholarships posted have live links, while others will direct you to Shelby Poole, School Counselor, who will be able to give you a paper copy of the application.  If you have any questions about scholarships, please contact Shelby Poole in the Counseling Office at 434-823-8700 ext 3 or

In order to get any type of financial aid, you must complete a FAFSA Application.  

Upcoming Scholarships with Deadlines:  

The UVA Jefferson Scholars Program informational session was hosted on Wednesday, Sept 23rd.   If you are interested in seeking the nomination from WAHS, please send your updated resume to Shelby Poole at with the Subject Header--  UVA Jefferson Scholars by October 16th.  If you missed the zoom session, the recording of that session can be accessed below.

The Emily Couric Leadership Forum Scholarship informational session was hosted on Thursday Sept 24th.  If you are interested in competing for the Emily Couric Leadership Scholarship, please complete this application by October 16th.

The recording of the Zoom session can be found here :

Please email Shelby Poole, Scholarship Coordinator,😊😊 at spoole@k12albemarle if you have any questions.