Jireh's Place

Scholarship

Program 2020-2021

Eligibility Requirements

TO BE CONSIDERED APPLICANTS MUST:

  1. Be graduating from an accredited public or private high school in Northern Virginia, Maryland, or Washington D.C. at the end of the 2020-2021 school year.

  2. Be accepted to, or have applied to, an accredited college or university in the United States as a member of the freshman class.

  3. Plan to enroll in a full-time college program leading to an associate degree or bachelor's degree.

Scholarship Criteria

TO BE CONSIDERED APPLICANTS MUST:

  1. Have a minimum of 2.7 GPA in an academic course of study.

  2. Demonstrate communication skills in a typed essay that describes areas in your life where you demonstrated leadership and overcame obstacles either through your school, social, or family life. OR Explain a family, social, or school situation in which your leadership made a difference. What was accomplished?

  3. Submit a minimum of two written recommendations, including one counselor and one teacher of school administrator.

  4. Submit an official copy of your high school transcript and activities list. 

  5. Submit a personal photograph. A graduation picture is acceptable.