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.

ScholarshipEst. ValueCriteriaCurrent Student At
Allfirst Memorial Scholarship$1,000Employee or employee family member of Allfirst Industrial General ContractorsPublic high school Senior or enrolled in college, university, or trade school
Ossie S. & Thomas F. Blair, Jr. Memorial Scholarship$5,000Financial needSuffolk public, private, or homeschool high school Senior or graduate enrolled in a U.S. college or university
Col. Fred. V. Cherry Scholarship$2,500African-American, financial needSuffolk public, private, or homeschool high school Senior
Louis & Mary Haddad Foundation Scholarship$1,000Documented learning disabilitySuffolk public, private, or homeschool high school Senior
Louis & Mary Haddad Foundation for ForKids Scholarship$1,000Affected by homelessness; recipient of ForKids servicesSuffolk public high school senior or enrolled in a college, university, or career certification program
William N. (Billy) Hill Scholarship$1,000Pursue a degree in EducationSuffolk public high school Senior
Howard D. Mast Memorial Scholarship$5,000Financial need; participation in sportsSuffolk public, private, or homeschool high school Senior or graduate enrolled in a U.S. college or university
Lewis F. Morris Memorial Scholarship$1,000Involvement in school and community activitiesKing’s Fork High School Senior
Amy Phelps Art Scholarship$2,000Pursue a career in art in collegeHigh school Senior in Southampton, Franklin, Windsor, Smithfield, Surry, Sussex Public Schools or Southampton Academy
Suffolk Business Women Scholarship$2,500Female, U.S. citizen, pursue a business major degree in collegeHigh school senior, resident of Suffolk, VA
Please note that Scholarship Funds will retain either the name/s of the donor/s who created it or someone to be honored by the donor/s. If you would like to recognize outstanding students, establish a memorial to loved ones, or set an example for younger generations to follow, please consider establishing a scholarship.


Download any of our scholarship press releases below. Feel free to contact us if you have any questions.
Name File Size
2018 Scholarship Awards Press Release
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2017 Scholarship Awards Press Release
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2016 Scholarship Awards Press Release
50.7 KB
2015 PHELPS Scholarship Press Release Parson
19.5 KB
2015 MORRIS Scholarship Press Release Lindsay Ransome
23.2 KB
2015 MAST Scholarship Press Release Super
25.1 KB
2015 CHERRY Scholarship Press Release Askew
21.1 KB
2014 MORRIS Scholarship Press Release Erin Whitley
23.1 KB
2014 MAST and CHERRY Press Release Destanie Fonoimoana
17.6 KB
2013 MORRIS Scholarship Press Release
18.3 KB
2013 MAST Scholarhip Press Release Casy J Wood
17.8 KB
2013 CHERRY Scholarship Press Release
44.2 KB
2012 MAST Scholarhip Press Release Elizabeth Dolan
17.1 KB
2012 CHERRY Scholarship Press Release Mason
20.8 KB
2011 MAST Scholarship Press Release
38.8 KB
2011 CHERRY Scholarship Press Release Hardy
21 KB
2010 MAST Scholarship Press Release Rebecca Jean Warren
20.8 KB
2010 CHERRY Scholarship Press Release Desmond McGlone
22.2 KB
2009 MAST Scholarship Press Release Daria Godunova
19.8 KB
2008 MAST Scholarship Press Release Juan Lascano
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To find out more about scholarships from the Suffolk Foundation contact
Win Winslow, Executive Director of the Suffolk Foundation:
757-923-9090 or