Staunton School of Cosmetology Scholarship Funds

Each year Staunton School of Cosmetology offers scholarships. To be eligible for these scholarships you must follow the scholarship guidelines for the counties in which you reside and complete the scholarship application.

Applicant Guidelines

Applicant must have a permanent address within the city/county of the Scholarship Fund
Applicant must complete a FAFSA online at
Applicant must complete the Scholarship Application
Scholarships will be awarded based on financial needs
The Scholarship Committee must approve the Scholarship Application
The selected applicant must complete the full 1500 hour Cosmetology Course


Available Scholarships

The Thompson Scholarship Fund

Residents of Augusta, Highland & Nelson Counties (Including the cities within)

Online Application || Paper Application

The Boyd & Rose Thompson Institutional Scholarship Fund

Resident of the Commonwealth of Virginia & All Counties (Excluding Augusta, Highland, Nelson, & cities within)

Online Application || Paper Application


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