Up to $2,000 for College + More

College can be Accessible and Affordable

Willing to Work and Plan for the Future?

Then you may be the perfect SOAR Virginia student, a unique combination of access services and scholarship incentives.

Earn up to $2,000 towards your college education

You may be eligible to be a part of the SOAR Virginia® program. SOAR Virginia is an early commitment program created to inspire and assist high school students to reach their post-secondary education goals. SOAR Virginia is sponsored by Virginia529 College Savings Plan and brought to you by GRASP.

You'll receive personal college readiness assistance right here at the high school too!


Email your completed interest form today to info@grasp4virginia.com or give the form to your school counselor.

The Details

To enroll in the program you must:
  • Be a U.S. citizen or legal U.S. resident
  • Be a Virginia resident and a student in grades 10-12, enrolled in a participating Virginia high school at the time of enrollment
  • Comply with the SOAR Virginia Pledge, including the minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher at the time of enrollment
  • Qualify to participate in the Federal National School Lunch Program