Private Scholarships

Many individuals and organizations have provided funds to assist students. Students are chosen based upon the requirements of the specific scholarship.

  • Carter Family Scholarship up to $1,000 per year

    • Available primarily to local West Virginia residents who attend ABC and have financial need.
    • Awarded by order of WV county with those who have met the June 15th Priority Deadline.
    • Students must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 to remain eligible. First-year recipients will remain eligible for the first two semesters.
  • Annual Donated Scholarships up to $6,000 per year

    • The College has a number of awards available to returning students.
    • More than 20 specifically funded scholarships are awarded annually by ABC with amounts up to $6,000.
    • These scholarships are awarded on the basis of Christian character and academic achievement.
    • These scholarships are awarded to returning students by nomination and do not require application.
  • WVICU Circle of Vision Scholarship up to $6,000 per year

    • Awarded through the West Virginia Independent Colleges and Universities
    • The student must be a resident of West Virginia and demonstrate financial need and academic excellence.
    • More info: WVICU Circle of Vision Overview
    • Cannot be combined with certain ABC Scholarships.