-DC Vocational Rehabilitation Services

-DC Tuition Assistance Grant  (DCTAG)

-Wendt Center for Loss and Healing

-Sickle Cell Association of the National Capital Area, Inc.

opportunities of wellness and financial support available to individuals diagnosed with Sickle Cell Anemia

"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."

- Mahatma Ghandi

"Everyone can rise above their circumstances and achieve success if they are dedicated to and passionate about what they do."

-Nelson Mandela


"The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education."


"Peace I leave you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid."

- John 14:27 (NIV)

We welcome high school seniors and first-year college students to apply, who meet the following initial criteria:

- cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher, and

- essay demonstrating volunteerism     and/or challenges overcome that will promote success in college and beyond.

*See attached application for complete guidelines.