TOBACCO REGION SCHOLARSHIP/LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAMS
WELCOME
The Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission (Tobacco Commission) established a program in 2002 to offer assistance with a Bachelor’s degree and therefore strengthen the economies of Southwest (SW) and Southside (SS) Virginia through education and training of its citizens. For the 2017-2018 academic year, new recipients will be applying for a loan with terms offered to earn forgiveness after graduation. Please click on “Program Information” above to learn more. Residents of SW (Brown) or SS (Blue) localities enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree program at an accredited 4-year college or university, in-state or out-of-state, can submit an application. Residents of the counties shaded in yellow are not eligible to apply.

·         WE ARE NOT YET ACCEPTING 2018-2019 APPLICATIONS. PLEASE MONITOR THIS PAGE FOR AN ANNOUNCEMENT AS TO OPENING DATE, OR CLICK ON “NOTIFY ME”  TAB ABOVE AND REGISTER YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS TO RECEIVE AN EMAIL NOTIFICATION OF THE DATE.

·         WE ARE NOW PROCESSING SPRING 2018 PAYMENTS TO SCHOOLS IN THE ORDER INVOICES ARE RECEIVEDMOST SCHOOLS INVOICE DURING FEBRUARY AND MARCH (AFTER LAST ADD/DROP DETERMINED BY EACH SCHOOL)