This scholarship was established in 2014 by the UVA Club of Washington, DC, to provide assistance to student leaders from the D.C. Metropolitan area who possess strong qualities of scholarship and citizenship.
The UVA Club of Washington, DC is committed to providing incoming first-year students with an opportunity to complete an undergraduate college education at the University of Virginia in any discipline area of interest. Funded by area alumni in the DC region, the UVA Club of Washington, DC remains committed to programming and fundraising in the DC Metropolitan area to realize its goal of engaging local alumni.
The annual scholarship will be awarded to an incoming first-year student from the D.C. Metropolitan area with preference towards high scholastic achievement. Two recipients will each be awarded a $1,000.00 scholarship for the 2019–20 academic year.