John R. Lawson Scholarship

Established in 2004 in honor of John R. Lawson. Mr. Lawson served for 15 years on the Hampton City Council and 12 years on the Hampton Redevelopment and Housing Authority Board of Commissioners. He served on numerous other boards and was president of the Hampton Rotary Club. Individuals who have received assistance from the John R. Lawson fund for the past three years are not eligible to apply. To qualify for this opportunity, applicants must be a Virginia resident; and have a minimum 2.5 GPA.