For Northern Virginia Students

The Community Foundation administers many additional scholarships whose application processes are managed outside the organization. Please see the list below, and click on any available scholarships for more information.

Miss Aranetta Memorial Scholarship
Supports a senior in Studio Bleu Dance Center in Ashburn, Virginia who is able to effectively convey how dance has impacted their life

Kelly Elizabeth Baker Memorial Scholarship
Two different scholarships available
Supports a graduating senior from Middleburg Academy and a member of St. Mary of Sorrows Catholic Church/Knights of Columbus, Council 8600. Winners are selected based on artistic, scholastic and spiritual development during the student’s senior year.

John Borden Memorial Scholarship
Supports Computer Clubhouse members who are graduating seniors from Fairfax County Public Schools with a STEM-related degree objective and a record of giving back to the Community.

Celebrate Cherie Scholarship
Supports a Northern Virginia resident pursuing a postgraduate degree in physical therapy.

Anna M. Davison Scholarship
Supports graduating seniors of New Franklin High School in New Franklin, MO, who plan to pursue a degree in nursing.

Kathryn Louise Davison Scholarship
Supports a graduating senior from Mansfield High School in Mansfield, MA, who plans to major in English/communications or teaching.

William J. Foreman Memorial Scholarship
Supports graduating seniors of Fairfax County Public Schools who have overcome significant adversity with priority given to those who have experienced homelessness, were in foster care and/or lacked substantial family support during their high school careers.

John Franklin Hiller Memorial Scholarship
Supports seniors at West Springfield High School who have demonstrated interest, skill and promise in the writing of poetry.

The Jackson Robert Greene Memorial Athletic Scholarship
Supports one female and one male varsity athlete from Herndon High School who could be "counted on" both on and off the field.

Woody Marshall Memorial Scholarship
Supports graduating seniors at Brentsville District High School to continue their education and honor, through poetry, someone who deeply impacted their lives.

Michell Merhige Scholarship
Scholarship provides an award of up to $1,200 to a graduating senior attending a Fairfax County public school.

Yuthud Oberdick Scholarship
Supports a graduating senior at Chantilly High School who demonstrates enthusiasm for learning, resiliency, integrity and love of social studies.

Reston Scholarship Fund
Supports graduating seniors from South Lakes High School in Reston with demonstrated financial need who will be attending accredited two- or four-year degree programs.

Reema J. Samaha Memorial Scholarship
Supports graduating seniors from Westfield High School in Chantilly or Herndon High School who will be attending a Virginia state university.

Robert Spencer Smith Memorial Scholarship
Supports students at Patriot District High School who have Special Needs (as documented in an IEP), and preferably those who are pursuing higher education and a career in technology.

Alex Thomas Effort Award
Supports a Junior or Senior at James Madison High School and member of the Swim and Dive team. The Selection Committee seeks candidates that demonstrate dedication and a positive attitude and who is also a good mentor to younger students.

Wilens-Chu Memorial Scholarship
Supports high school seniors of the Bradley Farms Community in Oak Hill, VA who demonstrate the spirit of volunteerism and community spirit.