This scholarship was established to honor the late Magistrate of Amelia County Johnny F Black. He demonstrated and believed in honesty, integrity and high moral values. He was always giving back to the community and believed in second chances. He was a man who was respected by all.
The Amelia County Sheriff’s Office will award two scholarships of $500.00 each to one graduate of Amelia County High School and one graduate of Amelia Academy.
Who can Apply
We encourage everyone who wants to better themselves to apply. If your plans are to attend a trade school, obtain a 2 – 4 year degree at a college or university then this scholarship is for you. Candidate must be a graduating senior in the year of the award who will be attending one of the above mentioned schools in the next academic year. Candidates may obtain an application from the guidance office or down load it from this web site.
How to Donate
If you would like to help support the scholarship, send your donations to the Amelia Treasurers Office ( P O Box 730, Amelia, Virginia 23002). Please specify that the donation is for the Johnny F Black Scholarship. Donations of any amount are appreciated.