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Scholarships & Transition After HS

What are Scholarships?

  • Scholarships are gifts. They don't need to be repaid. There are thousands of them, offered by schools, employers, individuals, private companies, nonprofits, communities, religious groups, and professional and social organizations.

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Scholarships Specifically for Riverside High School Students

  • Christina Koslowski DeHoux Memorial Scholarship was established to honor the memory of Christina Koslowski DeHoux, who passed away on June 14th, 2021.  Christina taught French in Loudoun County Public Schools for six years: three years at Tuscarora High School, and three years at Riverside High School. She was the inaugural French teacher when Riverside opened in 2015.

    Quinn William Gorman Academic Scholarship:

    $2,000  Community Foundation for Loudoun and Northern Fauquier Counties

    Applicant must be a Loudoun County resident and a graduate or graduating senior from a Loudoun County high school with an emphasis on Riverside High School intending to achieve a four-year degree.  Applicant must have at least a 3.4 GPA.  Applicant must have some emphasis on financial need as well as community involvement, events, and/or sports participation. 

    The applicant must complete a CFLNFC application form for each scholarship for which you are applying. One sealed letter of recommendation or one emailed letter of recommendation to scholarships@communityfoundationlf.org with YOUR NAME in the subject area.  One completed copy of your FAFSA or IRS Form 1040.  One copy of official school transcript or email direct from your school counselor to scholarships@communityfoundationlf.org  with YOUR NAME in the subject area.  Copy of letter(s) acknowledging enrollment or acceptance.  A 250-300-word essay sharing “Your goals and why you wish to attend higher education.”  The complete application package must be received by email to:  scholarships@communityfoundationlf.org or by mail at:  CFLNFC, 714 East Market Street, Leesburg, VA 20176 by April 1, 2024. 

    Riverside HS PTSO Scholarship: click on the link and use the Google Form to apply.  Deadline is 5pm on May 10th.

    Riverside HS Athletic Booster scholarship: download the application by clicking on the link.  You must have played/managed at least 1 sport for at least 1 year at Riverside.

    Seldens Landing Elementary School Scholarship: the 5th grade class of Seldens Landing ES is excited to offer one (1) $500 scholarship to a graduating senior and former Seldens Landing student, fo rhte intention of pursing undergraduate studies in the Fall of 2024.  Download the application by clicking on the link.  The form is partially fillable; you will need to type up the essays in a separate document.  Submit completed apps to Ms. Yeh (cyeh@lcps.org) in the Career Center.

    Belmont Ridge Middle School PTSO Scholarship: download the application by clicking on the link.   Open to all Riverside seniors who attended and graduated from Belmont Ridge Middle School.  Deadling to apply is Friday, 4/19 a 11:59pm.

    Delta Sigma Theta Sorority - Loudoun Co. Alumnae Chapter: Online applications only.  Open to African-American female students only.

  • Military Dependent Scholarships


    Did you know that there are special scholarships if you're a military dependent (kid or spouse)?

    Come to the Career Center to get a list of scholarships that are JUST FOR YOU!

Last Modified on May 17, 2024