Three of our 2022 Scholarship Recipients with the Scholarship Chair

Congratulations to our 2022 Scholarship Recipients!!

The Richmond Chapter of the Virginia Tech Alumni Association has a long tradition of recognizing talented students who are entering Virginia Tech for the first time through our scholarship program. The Scholarship Committee’s mission is to provide annual scholarships for future generations of Hokies.

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2022 Award Summary:

Ten $2,500 scholarships were awarded to ten high school seniors:

Student High School
Makayla Woodward Hanover High School
Tymiyah Moore-Bennett Highland Springs High School
Kloe Koupal James River High School
Meredith Etheridge Midlothian High School
Sarah Gregor Monacan High School
Gavin Fecko Godwin High School
Xander Terry Hermitage High School
Ryan Eklund Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School
Sabrina Budianto Deep Run High School
Mohja Filfil New Kent High School


Selection Criteria:

  • Essay responses
  • Academic achievement,
  • Financial need,
  • Extracurricular involvement,
  • Community service


Please complete all sections and submit by Saturday, May 1, 2023. Successful applicants will be notified in late May. We are planning to host a send-off picnic for the entire incoming freshman class from the Richmond area where we will recognize the current year’s scholarship recipients. Please be aware we will send out invitations by e-mail at a later date for you and your family. All new Hokies, families and alumni are invited to come. On behalf of our Virginia Tech alumni chapter, we hope each of you will join us.

How you can help:

Giving to the Richmond Chapter’s Scholarship Fund provides an opportunity to provide both an immediate impact and create a legacy by having your contributions matched by the Richmond Chapter.  Financial contributions are tax-deductible in accordance with the Richmond Chapter’s 501(c)3 nonprofit status and can be designated for scholarships for the next academic year or for our endowment. All donations are final and non-refundable.

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Richmond Chapter – Virginia Tech Alumni Association
2810 N. Parham Road, Suite 300, Richmond, VA 23294

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