American Scholar Competition Deadline October 28

Monday, September 30th, 2013

For the eighth year in a row, Magic 106.5 and WBTQ 93.5, and West Virginia Wesleyan College will award scholarships that will forever change the lives of families in North Central West Virginia.

The American Scholar Program provides a full, four-year scholarship to Wesleyan that includes tuition, room, and board.  The first and second runners-up will receive four-year scholarships of $5,000 and $2,500 respectively in addition to other Wesleyan academic awards.

Students from Barbour, Braxton, Doddridge, Gilmer, Harrison, Lewis, Marion, Monongalia, Preston, Randolph, Ritchie, Taylor, Tucker, and Upshur Counties are eligible for the scholarship competition.

Students can apply online at or submit a paper application to West Virginia Wesleyan College’s Office of Admission. Scholarship candidates are required to send Wesleyan their high school transcript and ACT or SAT scores. All application materials must be submitted before Monday, October 28, 2013.

The program is sponsored by West Virginia Wesleyan College, in conjunction with West Virginia Radio Corporation.

For more information about the American Scholar program, contact the Wesleyan Office of Admission at 800-722-9933.