The Huguenot Society

of the

Founders of Manakin in the Colony of Virginia

Virginia Branch $1,500 Scholarship Award, 2018

The Virginia Branch of the Huguenot Society of the Founders of Manakin in the Colony of Virginia announces the annual scholarship award for an essay on a topic related to the Huguenots. The essay should be focused on a relatively limited idea and any research should be documented with notes and bibliography.

Competition is open to high school juniors through college juniors who are or will be accepted to an accredited college. They must be residents of Virginia or children of Virginia Branch members. Some preference may be given to relatives of members.

Essays must be typed, double-spaced, and contain at least 1,000 words. Footnotes and a bibliography should be included. On computers, 12 pt. Times is preferred, and sending by e-mail to, not later than August 31, 2018. A good draft submitted by email earlier can receive editorial commentary, if necessary. The winner(s) will be announced at the Fall Meeting of the Virginia Branch.

Please fill out the following, attach it to your essay, and either email or mail to

HSMCV Scholarship Committee
981 Huguenot Trail
Midlothian, VA 23113

Virginia Branch Scholarship Entry, 2018


Full Address:

Date of Birth:

College which you attend or at which you are accepted:
(awards to high school juniors will be delayed until admission)

  Huguenot relatives, if any:

This is the form for the Virginia scholarship; interested students in other states should contact their state branch.

This form may be printed and distributed to eligible students.