The Kendall Bayne Scholarship Fund

The Kendall Bayne Foundation, Inc. is proud to offer an annual $2,500 college scholarship. The scholarship is available to high school seniors who live in the Roanoke Valley and attend a school in Roanoke City, Roanoke County, or Salem City.

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Kendall was a Cave Spring High School graduate who emulated Elbert Hubbard’s quote, “When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.” We chose this quote as our 500 word essay topic.


Eligibility Overview

  • Current high school seniors in the Roanoke Valley, including Roanoke County, Roanoke City, and Salem City schools
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Engagement in community service
  • 500 word essay
  • Accepted to and enrolling full-time in an accredited, U.S. undergraduate program
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Award: $2,500

Due Date: Turn in all required application materials to your guidance office by March 1.

Please contact us with any questions you have about the Kendall Bayne Foundation Scholarship.


2017 Award Recipient: Jensen Blevins

Ms. Blevins will be attending Virginia Tech.

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Foundation President, Maverick Helmer, presents the inaugural Kendall Bayne College Scholarship to Jensen Blevins