Justyce Reid Memorial Scholarship

Justyce Reid, a 2020 graduate of Halifax County High School, took pleasure in many activities. Every year, she enjoyed participating in the: Special Olympics Polar Plunge at Virginia Beach, South Boston Mites Basketball League, Special Olympics at school.  Also,...
Spring Awards Announced

Spring Awards Announced

SVHEF Awards Spring Scholarships, Over $36,000 Scholarships were awarded to sixteen students enrolled in post-secondary education courses via Danville Community College, Old Dominion University online, and Southside Virginia Community College.  In addition, nineteen...
SVHEF Scholarship Awards for Fall 2023 

SVHEF Scholarship Awards for Fall 2023 

SVHEF Scholarship Awards for Fall 2023    The Southern Virginia Higher Education Foundation provides scholarship opportunities for those living in Halifax County and the surrounding communities.  Since 2001, the Foundation Board of Directors continue to make it...
Rose and Garden Club- New Scholarship

Rose and Garden Club- New Scholarship

The Southern Virginia Higher Education Foundation provides a variety of scholarship opportunities for students to continue their education following high school. The SVHEF awards about $50,000.00 annually in scholarships that support career fields like nursing,...

Scholarship for the Arts- Prizery

Ann and Sterling Edmunds Scholarship for the Arts Awards over $4,000.00 The Edmunds Scholarship for the Arts supported more than thirty students who participated in The Prizery Summer Camps and Classes.  Week-long classes extended from June 20th through July 21st and...

Microsoft Scholar Pays It Forward

n 2018, Tina Jang moved from Taiwan to Virginia with her husband Jackson in hopes of reconnecting with his family.  The couple’s plan- to settle down in Virginia. “We were both unsure how things would unfold after leaving the familiarity of Taiwan,” said Jang.  (Jang...