The Community Foundation For Northern Virginia Students/Ashworth Grogan Scholarship

The Community Foundation for Northern Virginia manages eight scholarships and administers the funds for thirteen other scholarships that support Northern Virginia students pursuing undergraduate degrees. Each year, the Foundation awards over $200,000 in scholarship funds to approximately 80 students.

The Ashworth Grogan Scholarship Fund was established to benefit 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.

Graduating High School seniors must have a high school transcript with a GPA of 2.5 or higher
Northern Virginia Community College students must submit a high school transcript and a current NOVA transcript with a GPA of 2.5 or higher
Applications must include a completed FAFSA form
A brief essay regarding the applicant’s financial need, academic goals, how the scholarship will help to advance their educational goals, and what other financial aid (scholarships, loans, work study, etc.) have been awarded to the applicant.

Applications are due March 31st by 5 pm.
Contact: Sari Raskin at