Current Grant Opportunities:
The Hardy County Community Foundation is now accepting applications for funding from Community Impact Fund and the Deanna Wilson and J Cavanagh STEM Fund. Applications will be considered for programs or projects serving Hardy County in the following areas: Animal Welfare, Arts & Culture, Children & Youth, Community & Economic Development, Education, the Environment, Health & Wellness, Human Services, and STEM programming for students in grades k-12. Grants of up to $1,000 will be awarded.
The deadline to apply for scholarships using our online application has passed. We will notify the students who are selected to receive those scholarships in May.
The following application has its own application and timeline:
The Jerry Shingleton Scholarship (Est. Scholarship: $300) supports students graduating from a high school in Hampshire or Hardy counties wanting to continue their education or training in an automotive technology field with the intent to graduate with a degree or certification. Eligible applicants must have a minimum 2.0 GPA and have financial need. May be renewable.
The East Hardy County Vo-Tech Training Scholarship (East. Scholarship: $500) Resident of East Hardy County (as defined by the Hardy County Board of Education); East Hardy County high school graduate or General Education Development (GED) with a minimum 2.0 GPA; be accepted by a vocational, technical or trade school with the intent to graduate with a degree or certification; have proven financial need. May be renewable.
Download the 2021 Hampshire & Hardy Tech School App to apply for a Jerry Shingleton or East Hardy Vo-Tech Scholarship. Application deadline is April 30.
Please call 304-538-3431 with any questions, we are happy to provide any needed assistance.
Not sure if you need to file with the WV Secretary of State? Check out this: WV SOS Charitable Registration Statement
Social Media – spread the good news!
We’d like to publicize your work! If your organization uses Facebook:
- Like us on Facebook
- Post your media release and any photos on your page and tag us in your message by adding @Hardy County Community Foundation.
- We will then share it on our page as well.
If your organization does not use social media, now is a great time to consider jumping on board and sharing the news with your network!