Virginia Western Educational Foundation to hold

information sessions for Community College Access Program

The Virginia Western Community College Educational Foundation invites parents and students interested in learning more about the Community College Access Program (CCAP) to attend any of the public information sessions planned in October and November. The CCAP application period opened Oct. 1, 2016, and closes Feb. 28, 2017.

Administrators from the Educational Foundation and Virginia Western’s Office of Financial Aid will be on hand to answer questions about CCAP, which provides up to three years of tuition for high school graduates who meet program requirements.



Botetourt & Craig County High Schools

At Greenfield Education & Training Center                            Nov. 3, 6 p.m.


At Franklin County High School                                       Nov. 16, 6 p.m.


Roanoke City

At William Fleming High School                                              Nov. 15, 6 p.m.

At Patrick Henry High School                                                  Nov. 3, 6 p.m.


Roanoke County

At Northside High School                                                        Oct. 27, 6 p.m.

At William Byrd High School                                                   Nov. 10, 6 p.m.

At Hidden Valley High School                                                 Nov. 17, 6 p.m.

At Salem High School                                                              Nov. 1, 6 p.m.


The Virginia Western Educational Foundation, a nonprofit affiliated with Virginia Western Community College, raises support for CCAP through a public/private funding partnership. Since 2008, more than 1,900 Roanoke Valley students have participated in the program.

For more information about CCAP, see or contact Carolyn Payne, CCAP Coordinator: (540) 857-7544 or