Robert and Gail Astor Scholarship Fund

The Robert and Gail Astor Scholarship was established in 2014 to assist students transferring to a fully accredited, four year public college or university in Virginia.

Scholarship Details
Up to $5,000
Semester(s) Awarded: 
Awarded in fall and divided equally between the fall and spring semesters.
Min GPA: 
Number of awards: 
  • Be a United States citizen
  • Be enrolled in a college/university transfer program at Thomas Nelson Community College
  • Have successfully completed 30 credit hours prior to the semester in which the scholarship award would begin
  • Have earned a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Provide documentation of intent to transfer to a fully accredited four year public college or university in Virginia, either by submitting a copy of the college/university letter of intent, or the Thomas Nelson letter of intent from the Dean of Student Services or Director of Advising and Transfer.

Thomas Nelson Educational Foundation, Inc. scholarships can be used for tuition, fees, books, supplies, and other related educational expenses.