LOCAL SCHOLARSHIPS updated 1/23/2020
The Bella Vista High School Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) will award 10 $500 scholarships to graduating seniors of BVHS. The intent of the BV PTSA scholarship is to recognize and support Bella Vista students who are well rounded and who have demonstrated service to their school and community through extracurricular activities. Applicants must continue their education after high school at a vocational/technical school two year community college, or four year university. Student (not parent) must be a current BV PTSA member. Student must have an unweighted GPA of 3.0 or higher.
BV Athletic Booster Club Scholarship
The Bella Vista Bronco Booster Club (BVBBC) is awarding scholarships from $500.00 to $1,000.00 to graduating seniors. Those who are planning to continue their education at an accredited four year or community college will be eligible for this award. See application for additional eligibility requirements. Parent must be a current member of the BVBBC.
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