The Local Programs Workshop Scholarship was created to provide financial assistance to localities which could benefit from workshop attendance but are unable to attend due to budgetary constraints. Local Program Sponsor funds provide for 10 scholarships
Locality has not attended any previous Local Program Workshop.
Locality has new or first-time locally administered project.
Locality has a locally administered project underway
Total value of award will be (about or up to) $350.00
Registration fee for local government – value $95.00
1-2 nights at the Colonial Williamsburg Hotel (September 9-11, 2019) - value $250.00
*No cash value to recipient. All charges will be billed directly to VDOT. Recipient will be responsible for transportation, incidentals and all meals not provided at the workshop.
Scholarships awarded are based upon the availability of funds and additional qualifying criteria. If requests exceed available funds, localities will be ranked based on the following criteria.
Geographic diversity – ideal would be at least one per district
Number of LAPs underway
Preference to first time attendees