ELKINS – Davis & Elkins College President Chris A. Wood accepts a $1,500 check from GFWC Woman’s Club of Elkins President Donna Jones to support the WV Highlands Scholarship. The funds represent partial proceeds from the annual Woman’s Club Arts & Crafts Show in Martin Field House Memorial Gymnasium during the Mountain State Forest Festival. The gift was made in appreciation of the Woman’s Club’s ongoing relationship with the College. The WV Highlands Scholarship is a distinctive offering that provides a significant tuition discount to West Virginia students attending public or private schools, as well as those who are homeschooled.
For information on qualifications, visit www.dewv.edu/future-students/afford/scholarships/highlands-scholar-program. The program is funded by generous gifts from individuals, organizations and businesses. For information on supporting the WV Highlands Scholarship, call D&E Director of Development Karen Wilmoth at 304-637-1374.
Related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Davis & Elkins College is located in Elkins, 2 hours east of
Charleston, 3 hours south of Pittsburgh and 4 hours west of Washington, D.C. For more information,
please visit the College website at www.dewv.edu or call 304-637-1243.