Scholarship Process Schedule


Applications available:

January 1st (annually)


Applications must be postmarked by:

May 1st (annually)


Scholarship Committee will meet:

May 15th (annually)


Scholarship Value $1,000

The Scholarship Requirements

The Leah S. Vines Scholarship Application.

To apply, submit an application to the Leah S. Vines Scholarship Committee.
Students must be worthy of the scholarship as determined by the Scholarship Committee. Student must be a resident of Edgecombe, Pitt, Nash, Wilson, Wake, and Orange County
(North Carolina), or have roots within one of these counties. Roots meaning immediate family member.

Requirements are as follows:
--High school graduate with a minimum 3.0 GPA.
--Acceptance letter from a 4 year accredited college or university.

Major in one of the following:
--Design (architecture, product design, industrial design, or graphic design.)
--Business Administration.
--Natural Sciences, (chemistry, biology, physics, earth science, bio-chemistry, or engineering.

Submit a one page typed essay (300 words or less); communicate why you should be awarded this scholarship.   Submit at least 2 letters of recommendation from your high school teachers or staff members written on your behalf.

Mail application, transcript and letters of recommendation, copy of acceptance letter from the college you will attend. Must be postmarked by May 1 of the given year.
Leah S. Vines, Executive Director
P.O. Box 1003
Pinetops, NC 27864                                                                                               

Phone: 252-827-4843  
​Applications must be postmarked by the deadline May 1st
LSV Scholarship Awards


Scholarship Recipients

2016 Scholarship Recipients 

2017 Scholarship Recipients 

2018 Scholarship Recipients

2019 Scholarship Recipients

2020 Scholarship Recipients

2020 Awards Ceremony Speaker

Victor Vines 
AIA  LEED AP Principal
President/Founder Vines Architecture, Raleigh, NC
President LSV Scholarship Fund 
Graduate of NC State University
Bachelor of Environmental Design in Architecture

LSV Scholarship Fund