About Us

The Bristol Virginia Public Schools Education Foundation is a 501(c)3 organization that provides college scholarship opportunities for BVPS students and classroom mini-grant opportunities for BVPS faculty.

The Foundation operates as an autonomous support organization raising, handling and directing monies for the Bristol Virginia Public School System. The Foundation is committed to holistically serving the BVPS System with programs at the individual, classroom, school, and system-wide levels through the following programs:


  • High School Senior Merit/Need-Based Scholarships

  • Teacher Creative Classroom Mini-Grants

  • Schoolwide Funding for Selected Academic Programs

  • Permanently Named Endowed Scholarships


The Foundation funds its various programs through its Annual Community Fund Drive, Annual Alumni Campaign, Permanently Endowed Scholarships, selected Special Events Fundraisers, and our Legacy Giving Program.


      “Education Is The Most Powerful Weapon You Can Use to Change The World.” – Nelson Mandela

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220 Lee Street, Bristol, Virginia 24201

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