For Northern Virginia Students

The Community Foundation manages the applications for each of the scholarships below. A volunteer grants panel convenes to determine the winners of each scholarship. See the links below for more details about the purpose and application process for our scholarships.

Ashworth Grogan Scholarship
Supports high school seniors residing in Northern Virginia and college students at the Northern Virginia Community College advancing their education through the pursuit of an advanced certification or degree in the fields of education and health.

Charles Homer Barton Memorial Scholarship
Supports children of police officers in Fairfax and Loudoun Counties. Ten scholarships are awarded each year.

Booz Allen Hamilton Vision Scholarship
Supports five scholarships per year for four years for legal dependents of Booz Allen Hamilton employees. Awards are based on demonstrated superior academic achievement, character, and citizenship activities.

Cameron and Virginia Dye Scholarship
Supports graduating seniors from Arlington County Public Schools. Awards are based on community or school activities/service, academic achievement and financial need.

Leslie V. Forte Scholarship
Supports minority students attending the Northern Virginia Community College.  Awards will be made with consideration for academic achievement and demonstrated loyalty to NVCC through involvement in extra-curricular activities.

Louise Lightner Jamison Scholarship
Supports high school seniors residing in Prince William County who plan to pursue an undergraduate degree in the field of education.

Elizabeth Koury Scholarship
Supports a graduating high school senior who lives in Northern Virginia, demonstrates academic excellence, financial need and plans to pursue a career in medicine.

Rose Koury Scholarship
Supports a graduating high school senior who lives in Northern Virginia, demonstrates academic excellence, financial need and plans to pursue a career in education.

William "Bill" Purdy STEM Scholarship
Supports a current Booz Allen Hamilton employee in good standing exhibiting the firm’s new core values around integrity, service, and ingenuity who are seeking a graduate level degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) related field.

Vance International, Inc. Scholarship
Supports residents of Northern Virginia pursuing careers in law enforcement or security including the administration of justice.