The Rose Koury Scholarship was established to recognize outstanding Northern Virginia high school seniors who plan to enter the field of early childhood or elementary education. The scholarship will be awarded to students who demonstrate strength of character and dedication to improving the lives of others through a career in education. The scholarship will make a significant contribution to the education of a student who might otherwise have difficulty paying for college.


  • $5,000/per for 4 years for a total of $20,000. Renewal is dependent on academic good standing and full-time enrollment in an accredited college or university.
  • Two scholarships awarded per year.


  • Graduating high school seniors who live in Northern Virginia, demonstrate financial need and plan to pursue a career in education.
  • Scholarship is for full-time enrollment at an accredited college or university. The selection committee will consider academic achievement, financial need, dedication to the field of education, and community service.
  • Applicants must complete an online application and submit transcripts from all high schools attended and copy of FAFSA or SAR.

Application Deadlines

Applications Open: January 17, 2019 
Applications Due By: April 2, 2019
Students Notified By: June 3, 2019


Jill Bach - or (703) 879-7639

To Apply

Apply Here