The Crew Scholarship Fund Program
The Crew Scholarship Fund rewards excellence by supporting high-achieving students who seek to attend a two/four year university or technical school. Our $500 scholarship is intended to provide financial assistance and academic support to high school graduates and undergraduate students pursuing post-secondary education. The $500 scholarship can be used to cover tuition expenses and related supplemental educational expenses such as books, lab fees, travel and select costs of living.
The Crew Scholarship Fund Scholars are selected based on academic achievement and submitted essay.
A rigorous application review includes analysis of high school or college transcripts and an essay. Each year six (6) students will be selected.
Must be African American
Must be citizen of the United States
Must be resident of Washington D.C., Maryland (Prince George’s, Charles, Montgomery Counties), or Virginia (Alexandria, Arlington, Fairfax Counties)
Must be 23 years old or younger
Must be a graduating senior from a US high school within the current year
Must have an official acceptance letter from an accredited two/four-year college or technical school within the current year
Earn a cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.0 or above, submitted by school counselor
Must submit a 1000 word essay (MLA format) describing the ways the scholarship will affect their collegiate journey