P.O. Box 3797 Arlington VA 22203
  • Scholarship Name :
    Ernestine Matthews Trust
  • Renewable :
    Yes. Apply annually; furnish a transcript evidencing a grade average of ‘C’ or equivalent (4 years maximum).
  • States In Which Available :
    Virginia
  • Scholarship Amount :
    $2,000
  • Deadline :
    MAR 15
  • Eligibility Criteria :
    Must be residents of the District of Columbia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, or West Virginia; in the upper third of their high school class; entering college freshmen only with proven financial need; and of high moral character (must sign a statement that they will not smoke or use alcoholic beverages while receiving money from the Trust).
  • Specific Target Group :
    All
  • How To Apply :
    Submit application; transcript; verification of class standing; and 2 letters of recommendation (1 from the applicant’s counselor, principal, or teacher; and 1 from someone other than a relative).