Celebrate Fairfax Scholarship Programs

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

Number of Awards:
10 (9 District Winners & 1 Fairfax County Winner)

Award Amount:
$1,000 – District Community Spirit Scholarship
$2,500 – Fairfax County Community Spirit Scholarship

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.

Additionally, one student from each of the 9 Fairfax County Supervisory Districts shall be named District Community Spirit Scholars (i.e.: the Mount Vernon Community Spirit Scholar), and each shall receive a $1,000 award.

For More Information & To Apply:
http://celebratefairfax.com/scholarships/communityspirit/


Emerging Artist Scholarship Awards

Submission Deadline:
March 1st

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.

For More Information & To Apply: 
http://celebratefairfax.com/scholarships/emergingartists/

For more information about the Community Spirit Scholarship Program, please contact CFI President & CEO Barry Feil at 703-324-5315 or by email to Barry.Feil@FairfaxCounty.gov.