Do I have to have a Hughes Center connection to apply?
The Hughes Memorial Foundation is not associated with the current Hughes Center located on Rt. 41 in Pittsylvania County, VA. Children who are direct descendents of alumni of the Hughes Memorial Home when it operated as an orphange or a residential treatment facility for adolescents, may receive additional consideration.
How are award amounts determined?
Award amounts are based in part on academic excellence, demonstrated financial need, and tuition cost. If you receieved an award based on the tuition of a 4-year university, but decide to attend community college/trade school, your award may be adjusted accordingly.
Is this award renewable?
Yes. Returning students do not have to fill out another application. Please see the Reapplication Information for more guidelines.