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.
Monthly, see website.
- 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