The Guinea Heritage Association offers four scholarships:

  • The Kenneth A. Hall Memorial Scholarship, $5000
  • The GHA Scholarship, $1000
  • The C.B. Rowe Memorial Scholarship, $1000
  • The Sisson Technical/Vocational Scholarship, $1000

Students of all ages are invited to apply for a scholarship from the GHA. Applications from prior winners are accepted. The scholarship will be sent directly to the college, technical school, or educational program in which the recipient is enrolled, upon verification of his/her enrollment. It may be applied towards tuition, board, books, other training equipment, etc. The recipient has one year from the date of award to use the scholarship. If not used within that time-frame, the scholarship will revert to the Guinea Heritage Association, Ltd.


The GHA also offers The Miss Guinea Jubilee Pageant Scholarship in September

Single application for all scholarships
Gloucester High School students may use the combined GHS scholarship application form.
Deadline: Applications for scholarships must be received or postmarked by March 15th – Mail to:

GHA Scholarship Committee
Attn: Sharon Zuber
PO Box 411, Bena, VA 23018 

Or attach as a pdf to

Taylor Sharp
2018 GHA Scholarship Winner

Tucker Sharp
2019 GHA Scholarship Winner

Brittney Hardee
2019 C.B. Rowe Memorial Scholarship Winner

Daniel Hook
2020 C.B. Rowe Memorial Scholarship

Makenna Keyes
2020 Guinea Heritage Association

Nicholas Robbins
2020 Mac Sisson Technical Scholarship

Elizabeth Simmons
2017 Scholarship Winner

Jaqueline-Bonniville 2016
2016 GHA Scholarship Winner