CLICK HERE for an important announcement regarding the Hope Scholarship.

All previously scheduled Hope Scholarship Board meetings have been canceled until further notice.

Education Service Providers

Education Service Providers (ESPs) interested in participating in the West Virginia Hope Scholarship Program are welcome to register with the program beginning June 30, 2022 at the link below:

Click Here to Register


Before getting started, please review the Hope Scholarship Education Service Provider Handbook. This document provides key information regarding education service provider responsibilities under the West Virginia Hope Scholarship Program, as well as detailed instructions for creating an account in the EMA portal.

The Hope Scholarship Program Legislative rules outlining the requirements for the program can be found at

In addition, the following training videos have been created to assist ESPs with the creation of their account in the EMA portal:

For suppliers interested in participating in the online marketplace, MyScholarShop, please follow the supplier onboarding steps found here.

Questions regarding the EMA portal should be directed to or by calling the EMA Service Center at 1-833-622-6819.

General questions regarding the Hope Scholarship Program requirements for Education Service Providers should be directed to or 304-340-5058.