Scholarships

The West Virginia Funeral Directors Assoication – George E Reger Scholarship Fund

The George E. Reger Memorial Scholarship is a fund established by the West Virginia Funeral Directors Association in 1991 and provides funds to persons who have chosen to enter the funeral profession.

This fund helps potential funeral directors achieve their professional goals and West Virginia funeral homes with their staffing requirements.

Please contribute to the scholarship fund. All donations are tax deductible. Contributions may be made to the scholarship at the below address:

George E. Reger Scholarship Fund
400 Allen Drive, Suite 20
Charleston, WV 25302

If you have questions or for more information please contact Robert C. Kimes at 304-345-4711.

Application Process

The application process is as follows:

  • Must be a WV resident for at least two years prior to mortuary school entry.
  • Must have completed one half of the mortuary school program.
  • Financial need must be demonstrated.
  • Must have maintained at least a 2.5 grade point average.
  • Must complete all required application forms.
Download Scholarship Application
Preferred Providers
Federated Insurance
Nate Hoyle
Account Executive, Association Risk Management Services
9785 Crosspoint Blvd, Suite 100 Indianapolis, IN 46256
800-533-0472
West Virginia Funeral Trust
Robert Kimes
Executive Director
400 Allen Drive, Suite 20 Charleston, WV 25302
304-345-4711
Funeral Directors’ Answering Service
Mary Thomas
Operations Manager
302 Virginia Avenue Huntington, WV 25701
877-452-3857
Matthews Aurora Funeral Solutions
Greg Boggs
PO Box 608 Ansted, WV 25812
304-658-4433
Williams-Faucette Advisory Group of Raymond James
Jeff Faucette
Capital Centre - 750 4th Ave, First Floor Huntington, WV 25701
304-522-0002