As part of Celebrate Fairfax Inc.’s (CFI) Mission “to Celebrate Fairfax County and Its Communities,” the Celebrate Fairfax Scholarship Program recognizes and provides scholarships.
Community Spirit Scholarship Awards
Submission Deadline: March 1st
Description: The candidate who has the best combination of community involvement, organizational and community leadership, academic accomplishments, and extracurricular activities shall be named the Fairfax County Community Spirit Scholar and receive a $2,500 award for use during their freshman year at any accredited college or university.
Information regarding eligibility and criteria, may be found along with the online scholarship application at
Emerging Artist Scholarship Awards
Submission Deadline: March 25th
Number of Awards: 3
Award Amount: $500
Description: Designed to cultivate and showcase young up-and-coming Fairfax County artists. Three $500 scholarships will be awarded to full-time high school or college students. Recipients will be given the opportunity to display and sell their artwork at the Celebrate Fairfax! Festival.
Information regarding eligibility and criteria, may be found along with the online scholarship application at http://celebratefairfax.com/scholarships/emergingartists/
For more information about the Community Spirit Scholarship Program or the Friends of Celebrate Fairfax, please contact CFI President & CEO Barry Feil at 703-324-5315 or by email to Barry.Feil@FairfaxCounty.gov.