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Kids Chance of Virginia – Scholarships for the Children of Injured Workers

I have written about Kids Chance of Virginia before.  It is a program that is very near and dear to my heart! I’m so proud to be a part of such a wonderful organization!

For those of you who may not know, Kids Chance of Virginia is a program that assists the children of Virginia injured workers by giving them the financial means to pursue a higher education. Let’s face it, anyone who has suffered the lasting effects of a work injury knows all to well the devastating effects the system can have on their finances.

The deadline for applying is rapidly approaching!! Applications for scholarship must be received by Kids Chance of Virginia no later than May 1, 2015. Don’t delay!

shutterstock_305140991Qualifications:
• A student between the ages of 16 and 25
• A child of a parent whose work related injury caused a significant decline in family income and circumstances
• A student who plans to pursue a post-secondary or trade school education in the Fall semester of 2015

Know someone deserving of a Kids Chance of Virginia scholarship? Pass on this information or direct them to the website at Kids Chance of Virginia. You can also follow this link to apply online or you can download a printable version of the application.

Good luck everyone!

About the Author:

The Injured Workers Law Firm is a Richmond, Virginia based firm solely focused on serving clients with workers' compensation claims in Virginia. If you have questions about your benefits or if you would like more information on the Virginia Workers’ Compensation system, order our book, “The Ultimate Guide to Workers’ Compensation in Virginia” , or call our office today (804) 755-7755.