William J. Foreman Memorial Scholarship Awards - 2020 Recipients.
Scholarships of $2,000 each were awarded in July 2020 to Ashley Beck (University of Virginia), Layma Kakar (George Mason University) and Nia Winston (Northern Virginia Community College). Congratulations to Ashley, Layma and Nia!
Since 2007, 43 students have received scholarship awards totaling $72,000. The students have graduated from 20 different Fairfax County Public Schools high schools and gone on to attend 17 different colleges and universities.
The William J. Foreman Memorial Scholarship Program, sponsored by the Foreman family, is administered by the Community Foundation for Northern Virginia. Donations continue to be accepted in memory of Will and to continue this program. Donations are accepted at cfnova.org, a 501(c)(3) organization. All donations are applied 100% to the scholarship fund.
As always, tremendous thanks to all of you who have supported and continue to support this scholarship program to help these very deserving young people, who have overcome significant adversity, to have the opportunity for a better, brighter future.
“Education is for improving the lives of others and for leaving your community and world better than you found it.“ – Marian Wright Edelman