The Suffolk Foundation is pleased to announce that it has ten scholarships that it annually awards. If you are interested in applying for a scholarship, please click on the particular scholarship below to review the criteria and access an application. Applications are usually available on the Foundation Website and from the high school counselors after February 1st of each year, with the deadline being noon on the last working day in March. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.
2018 Scholarship Recipients
During April and May 2018, the Suffolk Foundation presented its 2018 academic scholarship awards. This year, the Foundation awarded $40,000 to 15 recipients. Since the Foundation received its 501(c)(3) status in 2007, it has awarded over $4,300,000 in unrestricted and donor-advised grants and scholarships.
View current scholarships below. Click or tap a scholarship name to view more details.
|Scholarship||Est. Value||Criteria||Current Student At|
|Allfirst Memorial Scholarship||$1,000||Employee or employee family member of Allfirst Industrial General Contractors||Public high school Senior or enrolled in college, university, or trade school|
|Ossie S. & Thomas F. Blair, Jr. Memorial Scholarship||$5,000||Financial need||Suffolk public or private high school Senior or graduate enrolled in a U.S. college or university|
|Col. Fred. V. Cherry Scholarship||$2,500||African-American, financial need||Suffolk public or private high school Senior|
|Louis & Mary Haddad Foundation Scholarship||$1,000||Documented learning disability||Suffolk public or private high school Senior|
|Louis & Mary Haddad Foundation for ForKids Scholarship||$1,000||Affected by homelessness; recipient of ForKids services||Suffolk public high school senior or enrolled in a college, university, or career certification program|
|William N. (Billy) Hill Scholarship||$1,000||Pursue a degree in Education||Suffolk public high school Senior|
|Howard D. Mast Memorial Scholarship||$5,000||Financial need; participation in sports||Suffolk public, private, or homeschool high school Senior or graduate enrolled in a U.S. college or university|
|Lewis F. Morris Memorial Scholarship||$1,000||Involvement in school and community activities||King’s Fork High School Senior|
|Amy Phelps Art Scholarship||$2,000||Pursue a career in art in college||High school Senior in Southampton, Franklin, Windsor, Smithfield, Surry, Sussex Public Schools or Southampton Academy|
|Suffolk Business Women Scholarship||$2,500||Female, U.S. citizen, pursue a business major degree in college||High school senior, resident of Suffolk, VA|
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