The Greater Augusta Regional Chamber of Commerce Foundation in Fishersville, known as the GARCC Foundation, is a nonprofit that serves Staunton, Waynesboro, and Augusta County. Their mission focuses on education, workforce development, quality of life, and community development. Through their Academic Achievers initiative, they’ve awarded over $200,000 in scholarships to local students to help them achieve the first step on their career path for over 11 years.

The application process for 2021 is now open! These scholarships are awarded to high school seniors and can be used for vocational or technical school, credentialing programs, or a two or four-year college. The deadline to apply is Friday, March 26th.

You can find information on their website: www.augustava.com.