Scholarships for students Washington, DC. Some scholarships specifically open to Washington, DC students, and others give preference to students in Washington, DC.
Ethiopian Heritage College Scholarship
Sponsor: Chaikin Sherman Cammarata Siegel P.C.
Closing Date: June 27, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors in the Greater Metropolitan Washington, D.C. area who have immigrated from Ethiopia.
DC Tuition Assistance Grant (DCTAG)
Sponsor: DC.gov – office of the State Superintendent of Education
Amount: Up to $10,000
Closing Date: June 30, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens and eligible non-citizens who are residents of the District of Columbia and are 26 years of age or younger. Applicant must be an incoming or current undergraduate student.
UNCF | Google DCPS Stem Scholarship
Sponsor: UNCF | Google
Amount: $3,375 for four years
Closing Date: July 7, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors attending a District of Columbia Public School. Applicant must be a member of a Career and Technical Education STEAM program or club and planning to pursue a STEM, CS, or IT-related degree at any accredited four-year institution.
Sponsor: Hispanic Heritage Foundation
Closing Date: October 2, 2017
Description: Award is open to Latino high school seniors who excel both inside and outside the classroom, who have at least a 3.0 GPA and are Permanent residents, DACA, U.S. Citizens, or eligible non-citizens. Applicants must be from the Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Phoenix, San Francisco/Bay Area, or Washington, DC areas.
Baltimore Student Law School Scholarship
Sponsor: Miller & Zois, LLC
Closing Date: December 15, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to first-year law students enrolled at an ABA-accredited law school in the U.S. In the event of a tie, preference will be given to students with a connection to the Baltimore/Washington D.C. area. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to distracted driving.
Nellie Love Butcher Music Scholarship
Sponsor: Daughters of the American Revolution
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: February 10, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students pursuing an education in piano or voice. Applicant must submit a performance CD. Special consideration shall be given to students currently attending the Duke Ellington School of Performing Arts in Washington, DC.