Supports 93 Students in Northern Virginia

The Community Foundation for Northern Virginia has awarded scholarships to 93 students, totaling $296,008 to support their continuing higher education beginning in the fall. The Community Foundation for Northern Virginia manages and administers the funds for twenty-five scholarships that support Northern Virginia students pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees.  

The following scholarships are managed by the Community Foundation for Northern Virginia. A volunteer grants panel determines the recipients of each scholarship:

Ashworth Grogan Scholarship
Alexandra Clark
Jessica Ferreira
Fatimah Khalid

Booz Allen Hamilton Vision Scholarship
Lauren Bishop*
Shivam Bhatt*
Nate Buchanan
Kathleen Cannon
Michelle Chen*
Angelica Griggs-Demmin*
Joyce Duan*
Jasmine Summers-Evans
Conrad Gehrki*
Mark Joseph
Jahnavi Muralidharan*
Hudson Pearce*
Jonas Ravich
Megan Rossano*
Divya Shan*
Shreya Shaw*
Sarah Strong*
Tonima Saleh*
Kevin Zhang*
Lucy Zheng*

Cameron and Virginia Dye Scholarship
An-Ya Olson
Essi Wunderman

Charles Homer Barton Memorial Scholarship
Samantha Culin
Jessica Cummings
Catherine Deane
Joshua Hernandez
Shea Mangan

Elizabeth Koury Scholarship
Madihah Alam*
Emnet Atlabachew*
Jaspreet Kaur
Suferah Khan*
Vivek Khatri
James Ma*
Inveer Nijjar*
Kayla Stannard*

Leslie V. Forte Scholarship
Nicholas Hunter

Louise Lightner Jamison Scholarship
Emily Johnson
Grace Nicolai

Rose Koury Scholarship
Anna Adere*
Samantha Callejas*
Isabel Craun
Janine Lorenzo*
Eric Nelson*
Pateley Nichols*
Erin Poplin
Monica Tobaldo*

Vance International, Inc.  Scholarship
James Bocompani
Hyasmine Briones

The following scholarships are administered by the Community Foundation for Northern Virginia.  These application processes are managed outside the organization:

Alex Thomas Effort Award
Anna Miller

Anna M. Davison Scholarship
Grace Hundley

John Franklin Hiller Memorial Scholarship
Sarah Woodring

Kathryn Louise Davison Scholarship
Ntombenhle Ndebele

Kelly Elizabeth Baker Memorial Scholarship
Benjamin Scott

Michell Merige Scholarship
Fariha Rahman

Reema J. Samaha Memorial Scholarship
Prishay Johri
Lauren Knabe
Kristine Lowkis
Diana Witt

Reston Scholarship Fund
Sofia Abdala*
Daniel Ennis*
Diseye-Ken Fiobotel
Omer Gorashi*
Sohale Hessavi
Abdi Hobor
Emily Huaroco
Carla Jovel
Amna Kayani*
Dounia Lazreq*
Alexis Lemus
Abita Mahadi
Ana Martinez*
Emmeline Mejia*
Razan Salih*
Rabiya Sharieff*
Hamdi Feisal Sharif
Aditya Sorot*
Joelle Nkwantchoa Toundji*
Hebron Wakjira
Qianyi (Emma) Yang*
Alberto Luis Garate Zevallos

Robert Spencer Smith
Recipient name withheld

Wilens-Chu Memorial Scholarship
Eoin Mason
Chiara O’neil
Katie Ragone

William J. Foreman Memorial Scholarship
Jensil Alberto Santos-Guillen
Ikechukwu Ogbann
Dinah Tutt

Woodell “Woody” Marshall Memorial Scholarship
Taylor Covington

Yuthud Oberdick Scholarship
Joey Imperato

*Previous scholarship award winners with renewed support in 2018.

Scholarship recipients were honored at an event on July 11, 2018 and photos from the event may be viewed at https://photos.app.goo.gl/zdF2nf3EaJ8WzuCz5.

For more information about scholarships at the Community Foundation, contact Jill Bach, Manager of Grants and Scholarships at jill.bach@cfnova.org  or visit http://www.cfnova.org/scholarships.