Step 1

Download the microsoft word or pdf file below and fill it out completely.

Essays must adhere to the following guidelines:

Essays should be single spaced with 12 pt font; should not be less than 2 pages in length and no more than 4 pages in length (not including the references); and contain a minimum of two references for qualification.

Due Date: Applications and essays must be postmarked, or submitted through the form below, by midnight, March 31, 2017 (NOTE: 2018 topics will be posted beginning January 2018)

2017 Essay Topic: The Battle of the Chesapeake, or The Battle of the Virginia Capes, is often overlooked even in the War for Independence. Discuss the significance of this naval engagement with particular attention to its impact on the Siege of Yorktown.

Step 2

Mail in your completed application or upload it using the form below

By Mail:

VSSR Scholarship Chairman
Attn: Richard Campbell
PO Box 18032
Richmond, VA 23226

Questions regarding the Scholarship Fund can be directed to Scholarship Chairman Richard Campbell at