James Rumsey Scholarships

James Rumsey has provided students with several opportunities to receive scholarships. The following link will open a separate document that highlights the number of scholarships that are available to students. Please review the document and determine for which you are eligible.

Scholarship Application

Local Scholarships

Local Scholarships are available from James Rumsey Technical Institute and many local agencies. Due dates may be as early as March 15 or as late as July 15, so inquire early.

Eastern WV Community Foundation

Harry H. Hardie-James Rumsey Scholarship Fund
Est. Scholarship: $750  
Criteria: Recipient must be a graduate of Musselman High School, accepted to attend James Rumsey Technical Institute, based on financial need. May be renewable for one additional year. Must reapply to be considered.

Millers Electric Scholarship Fund
Est. Scholarship: $400
Criteria: Recipient must be a graduate of a Berkeley County high school or GED program, planning to continue their education at James Rumsey Technical Institute seeking certification or an associate degree in Electrical or Electromechanical Technology, Heating/Ventilation/Air Conditioning and Refrigeration, or Culinary Arts, based on financial need. May be renewable for one additional year. Must reapply to be considered.

Scholarships for Black Students

Couponfollow.com has an article that lists several scholarships and resources for black students. Click here to read the article.


Scholarship Opportunities Based on Eligibility

There are several scholarships that you can apply for at the same time using the JRTI Common Application. Some Scholarships have early deadlines—Don’t Wait! You can sort and filter the list by clicking on the arrow next to a column header.