Virginia Tech Alumni Association
Fredericksburg Area Chapter

News 

2016 Scholarship Information

Each year, the Fredericksburg Area Chapter of the Virginia Tech Alumni Association awards scholarships to deserving high school seniors from our area who will enter Virginia Tech as freshmen in the fall.  The criteria used for selecting scholarship winners include academic achievement, active participation in school activities and community volunteer activities.  Those interested in being considered should complete this application and submit it using the instructions included on the application.

Did you know that we maintain an online Hokie Business Directory for the Fredericksburg area? We don't have many businesses listed yet, but we hope the directory will grow as more people find out that it is available. If you're a Hokie (or related to a Hokie) and want to get your business listed, the "how to" information is on the directory web page. We are planning for this to be FREE during a trial period, and then possibly cost $25 a year. This would support our scholarship fund and other chapter activities.

We now have a group page on Facebook. You can visit our page and join us by clicking on the Facebook logo.  You can also follow us on Twitter at @FxbgHokies.

Please help us keep you informed about Virginia Tech and the Fredericksburg Area Chapter of the VTAA by letting us know your email address. Click here to get on our email list. This is a confidential list, and your e-mail address will not be shared. Only Hokie related mail will be sent.

Upcoming Events

August 1st -- Chapter Meeting & Dinner -- Join us for our regular bi-monthly Chapter meeting at Home Team Grill, located in Eagle Village, across Route One from UMW's campus.  We have a private room reserved, and will have dinner at 6:00 PM, followed by our Chapter meeting at 7:00 PM.  Please come out and learn how to get more involved with your Chapter!

August 7th -- "Welcome Freshmen" CrabFest & Picnic -- We will hold our annual Welcome Freshmen Crabfest & Picnic on Sunday, August 7th from 4PM to 6PM.  This event will be held at the Fredericksburg Elks Lodge Pavilion, 11309 Tidewater Trail, Fredericksburg, VA 22408.  Join us as we will be welcoming the Fredericksburg area VT Class of 2020!  The menu will feature crabs, hamburgers, hot dogs, drinks and all the fixin’s!  A play area is available for children.  You can find the registration form, which includes pricing information, here.  If you have any questions about this event, please contact Scott Mason.

Pictures from Previous Events (click on the date)

Links

Virginia Tech - www.vt.edu

Virginia Tech Admissions Information - www.vt.edu/apply/

Virginia Tech Youtube Channel - www.youtube.com/user/VirginiaTech

Virginia Tech Alumni Association (VTAA) - www.alumni.vt.edu

VTAA - Hokie Nation Serves - www.alumni.vt.edu/hokienationserves/

VTAA - Career Resources - www.alumni.vt.edu/career/

VT Bugle Archives - spec.lib.vt.edu/archives/bugle/

Virginia Tech - We Remember - www.weremember.vt.edu/

Hokies Thank the World - www.vt.edu/thank_the_world/

Mission

The Fredericksburg Area Chapter of the Virginia Tech Alumni Association serves the City of Fredericksburg, and the counties of King George, Caroline, Stafford, and Spotsylvania. The basic purpose of our chapter is to:

The Fredericksburg Area Chapter of the Virginia Tech Alumni Association is part of an international network of Virginia Tech alumni and friends. For more information on Hokies in your area, visit the Alumni Association Site at www.alumni.vt.edu

Volunteer Opportunities

Become involved! We need your help, your ideas, and your opinions to make our chapter truly fantastic. Upcoming planned service opportunities are listed below. We will post details about them in the Events section of this page when details become available.

  • HFFI's Candlelight Tour - December 2016, specific dates to be determined (Saturday and Sunday)
  • The Big Event - Spring 2017 (Saturday, specific date to be determined)
  • Day of Remembrance Event - April 16, 2017

If you have questions or comments, or ideas for service projects or fund raisers, contact our Chapter President, Frank Eak.

VT Sports Information

HokieSports.com

Hokie Club

Fredericksburg Hokie Club Information

Fredericksburg Hokies Ticket Exchange

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Web Site Info

Date of Last Update - July 14, 2016
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