The “BG” Scholarship

Description: 

Virginia Margie Pijlman created “The BG Scholarship” in memory of her late son, Brandon Goodman. Each month, a $300 scholarship is awarded to a different student. This program is available to high-school students in grades nine through 12, and also to college students and adults wishing to continue their education. To be eligible, applicants must have a minimum 2.0 GPA and submit an essay.

Deadline(s): 

Monthly, see website.

Deadlines: 
Thursday, January 31, 2019
Eligibility Requirements: 
  • Must have a minimum 2.0 grade-point average on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent)
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or an international student enrolled in a U.S. school
  • Must submit an essay about academic goals and contributions to school and/or community