The winning student in each district is awarded a one-time $10,000 scholarship to be used for tuition only.
Here is what's happening on both campuses of the University of the Virgin Islands.
Sen. Blyden extends congratulations to the scholarship recipients and all graduates of the Virgin Islands.
“Most of us with without roofs, with destroyed houses, without contact with family, with friends leaving on (mercy) cruises, without Internet or power or water or food… doing an academic support packet by flashlights and with all the mosquitoes, we faced an unprecedented time, but still, we rise,” said Valedictorian Sumaiyah Richardson.
Ketura Harrigan, a 17-year-old honor student who graduated 15th in her class from Charlotte Amalie High School, was chosen to attend her prom as the Belle of the Ball.
Each bat eats enormous amounts of insects, including mosquitos that carry dengue and zika, and plays an important role in pest control. They are no threat to humans.
This summer, Ricky James Jr. from St. Thomas is joining outstanding high school students from across the nation to take part in a unique academic and career-oriented development experience.
G-Clef Music Academy, St. Thomas' premier music school, is awarding Music Lesson Gift Certificates to graduating preschoolers and kindergartners of St. Thomas schools.
The bookmobile will be at the following locations from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
The University of the Virgin Islands is offering school students two summer programs for computer skills. One is a week-long and the other is four weeks long.