Mary Terry Goodwin Kuyk Scholarship

The Mary Terry Goodwin Kuyk Scholarship was established to honor the first president of the Junior League of the Roanoke Valley.  Each year two graduating seniors are awarded up to a $2500 scholarship from the League.  The purpose of this scholarship is to recognize college bound students who have demonstrated volunteer service and academic success.

To eligible, the candidate must be a college-bound graduating high school senior who attends high school in the Roanoke Valley, volunteers in the Roanoke Valley, is not the child or grandchild of a New Member, Active or Sustaining Member of the Junior League of Roanoke Valley, and has maintained at least a “C” average for the current or previous school year.

The Scholarship Committee considers applicants based on the following criteria:

  • Quality of documented volunteer work (as determined by the Scholarship Committee);

  • References from adults associated with the applicant’s volunteer work;

  • Documented Scholastic record;

  • Proper completion and timeliness of application.


Completed Scholarship applications should be mailed to the Junior League of Roanoke Valley, Inc. and must be postmarked no later than March 9, 2018.  Recipients are notified in April of each year.  If you are interested in applying, e-mail your application to

Junior League of Roanoke Valley

The Jefferson Center
541 Luck Avenue, Suite 317
Roanoke, Virginia 24016
(p) 540-343-3663
(f) 540-795-5419

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

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