Wesleyan participating in Neighborhood Investment Program
West Virginia Wesleyan College will
participate in the West Virginia Neighborhood Investment Program.
The college received $55,700 in West
Virginia Tax Credits for its West Virginia Opportunity Scholarship Program,
which provides financial assistance to students attending Wesleyan from
Barbour, Braxton, Fayette, Gilmer, Greenbrier, Lewis, Nicholas, Pocahontas,
Randolph, Tucker, Upshur, and Webster counties that are at or below 125 percent of the
federal poverty level.
Tax credits are awarded at a rate of 50
percent. A $1,000 donation for example will result in tax credits of