This fund is used and distributed to provide a scholarship to students who are graduating high school students and who are residents of Lewis, Gilmer, Braxton, Upshur, Harrison, Randolph, and Ritchie Counties in West Virginia.

To be eligible to apply for this award, students must have a GPA ranging from 2.5 to 3.2 on a scale of 4.0, or the equivalent; financial need for assistance with their education, and be planning to attend a full-time course of study at an accredited institution of higher learning or an accredited program of vocational or trade studies. This award is not intended for students whose financial needs have already been addressed by other significant awards such as the Promise scholarship.

Preference is given to students whose residence is in Gilmer or Lewis Counties.

Preference may also be given to students who are the legal dependents of employees who are associated with Wes-Jak, Inc.