The NextGen Scholarship is awarded to international students and non-citizens who come to the United States with the hopes of obtaining higher education to create a better life for themselves and their families. 
It is a local (Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia) scholarship that provides one annual award to a qualified and outstanding high school senior or a current college student at a two-year or four-year college.
Worth of Award: $1,000
Eligibility:

  •  To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be an international student or non-citizen enrolled in a US school.

How to Apply:
 To apply for this scholarship,

  • applicants must fill out the online application completely and submit 2 letters of recommendation. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
  • Applications are judged on merit and financial need.

Deadline: Application closes on May 2, 2014.
 Click here for details and to apply online