ASBC Foundation

Foundation Scholarship Guidelines

ALFRED STREET BAPTIST CHURCH FOUNDATION    

2018 Scholarship Application Guidelines

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Graduation by June 30, 2019 from a high school in the Washington, DC Metropolitan Area (Washington, D.C.; Alexandria, VA; Arlington County, VA; Fairfax County, VA; Falls Church, VA; and Prince Georges County, MD) OR Alfred Street Baptist Church Membership
  • US citizenship
  • Admission to and commitment to attend a four-year institution
  • Demonstrated commitment to community service
  • Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.5 or higher
  • Combined SAT score (reading/writing, and math) of 850 or higher OR a composite ACT score of 19 or higher
  • Financial need
  • School stationary and test scores signed by a counselor or other school official and submitted via snail mail on or before the application deadline will be considered.

Proof of Financial Need

  • A copy of the complete Student Aid Report (SAR) – (The SAR is generated by the U.S. Department of Education after the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is submitted).
  • If the SAR Expected Family contribution (EFC) is followed by an asterisk or a capital letter, the parent(s)’ or guardian(s)’ most recent IRS form 1040 must also be submitted.
  • If the EFC is followed by “C” proof of citizenship must be submitted.

Financial information should be in PDF format and emailed by the applicant to gro.teertsderflanull@noitadnuof. The applicant’s last name followed by the first name must be included on the subject line.

PLEASE NOTE: Each finalist will be required to provide a copy of an acceptance letter and a financial aid award letter from the college he or she plans to attend.

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Award Amounts:

  •  Approximately twenty five one-year Legacy Scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $10,000.
  •  Two $20,000 Millennium Scholarships ($5,000 annually for up to 4 years).

Selection Process:

The Foundation Scholarship Committee will review applications in April 2019; select and interview finalists in May 2019; and present awards in June 2019.

Application Deadline:    April 7, 2019 

All students must submit the online application and ensure that all supplementary material is emailed to: gro.teertsderflanull@noitadnuof by April 7, 2019. If the submission of official documents by email violates school policy or would require applicants to pay a fee, supplemental materials including transcripts recommendations and test scores signed by a counselor or other school official and submitted via snail mail on or before the application deadline will be considered.
The mailing address is:

Alfred Street Baptist Church Foundation
325 South Patrick Street
Alexandria, VA 22314

 
Alfred Street Baptist Church
301 South Alfred Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22314 Office Number: (703) 683-2222