2018 Scholarship Winners

The Richmond Chapter of the Virginia Tech Alumni Association has selected their 2018 Scholarship recipients. Nine outstanding high school seniors who displayed remarkable academic achievement, extra-curricular participation, and community service were each awarded a $2,500 scholarship to support their collegiate education at Virginia Tech.


Funded by a select number of events hosted/sponsored by the Richmond Chapter of the Virginia Tech Alumni Association, and special contributions these annual scholarships are awarded to students from the Richmond metropolitan area including the counties of Chesterfield, Hanover, Henrico, Goochland, Powhatan, New Kent, and Charles City. 


On behalf of the Virginia Tech Alumni Association Richmond Chapter, we would like to recognize our nine scholarship recipients for 2018:

Zhi Jin, New Kent HS,  major General Engineering
Elijah Gerdron, Cosby HS, major General Engineering
Celina Ng, Deep Run HS, major Accounting and Information Systems
Olivia Dowda, Atlee HS, major Human Development
Brandon Williams, Monacan HS, major General Engineering
Erica Alvarez, Matoaca HS, major Computational Modeling and Data Analytics
Tyler Harris, LC Bird HS, major Architecture
Matthew Ciavolella, Manchester HS, major Biology
Dylan Jennings, JR Tucker HS, major General Engineering