The Louise Lightner Jamison Scholarship Fund was established to provide scholarships to benefit high school seniors residing in Prince William County, with a preference for those residing in the Haymarket and Gainesville regions of the County, that will advance their education through the pursuit of an undergraduate degree in the field of education. The Fund is being created in honor of Louise Lightner Jamison, the sister of Helen Ray, who was a dedicated educator of young children within the Haymarket region for 42 years.  Scholarship awards will be made with consideration for involvement in community and extracurricular activities and academic achievement.

Amount

  • $1,500
  • Two scholarships awarded each year

Criteria

  • Current plans to obtain an undergraduate degree in education, with a preference for applicants interested in early childhood education.
  • A graduating high school student from Prince William County, with a preference for those residing in the Haymarket and Gainesville regions of the County
  • A high school transcript showing a 2.5 GPA or better
  • A passion for pursuing a career in early childhood or elementary education

Deadline

Applications will open on February 1, 2017 and close on May 16, 2017.

Contact

Sari Raskin - sari.raskin@cfnova.org / 703-879-7641 or Krysta Pearce - krysta.pearce@cfnova.org / 703-879-7639

To Apply

Applications Now Available

Thank You

To our generous sponsors:
John & Virginia Chapel

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