Rodgers & Elizabeth Smith Scholarship Fund

Established in 2008, the Rodgers & Elizabeth Smith Scholarship Fund is designed to assist students who have resided in York County and graduated from a York County Public High School. Ms. Smith a native and lifelong resident of York County served on the Local College Board for Virginia Peninsula Community College for eight years.


  • Have resided in York County;
  • Have graduated from a York County Public High School;
  • Present high school transcripts (official or unofficial) as proof.

In addition to standard Application Packet the following items are preferred but not required:

  • Students who have a minimum 2.0 GPA;
  • Students who are pursuing an academic degree program A.A., A.S., or A.A.S.
Scholarship Details
Semester(s) Awarded: 
Spring or Fall
Min GPA: 
Number of awards: 

Virginia Peninsula Educational Foundation, Inc. scholarships can be used for tuition, fees, books, supplies, and other related educational expenses. 2022-2023 academic year scholarship application period will open March 1, 2022. Please use your MyVPCC username and password to log in.