Category Archives: Community Foundation of the Virgin Islands (CFVI)

Press release: CFVI Now Accepting Applications for 2017 Scholarships


NOTE: CFVI has announced that its office relocation may have caused unexpected delays to some applicants and so they have extended the application deadline. All applications must be submitted by Wednesday, April 26th at noon. If you have any questions regarding the status of your application, contact Brittany Brin at 340-774-6031 or bbrin@cfvi.net.

U.S. Virgin Islands- The Community Foundation of the Virgin Islands (CFVI) is pleased to announce that their annual academic scholarships for graduate and undergraduate students are now available. The Foundation’s mission is to enhance the quality of life for children, youth and families in the Territory by creating opportunities that otherwise would not be available. Funds for these offerings are provided through the generosity of CFVI donors. Continue reading

8 STEM grants awarded to USVI Public Schools by CFVI


File photo: Children create hovercrafts from balloons and CDs in a "makerspace" at Sprauve Public Library PCC (March 2016)

File photo: Children create hovercrafts from balloons and CDs in a “makerspace” at Sprauve Public Library PCC (March 2016)

Public schools throughout the territory are set to benefit from the awarding of close to $35,000 in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) grants by the Community Foundation of the Virgin Islands (CFVI)! Educators were required to submit proposals that would enhance students’ learning and grow their talents through projects that offered hands-on experience in a wide array of disciplines, including robotics, cyber security, computer programming, and integrating STEM with the arts. Continue reading