Club Mailing Address:

George Washington Chapter, Inc.
3903 Old Lee Highway
Fairfax, VA 22030

GWC Scholarship Program

2017 Program

The 2017 scholarship program is live as its time to start compiling your submission package.

Print out the 2017 Scholarship Application, fill the form out and either mailed it to the indicated address or scan the filled out form in as a PDF and email to the indicated email address. All packages must be received between now and May 1, 2017. No late packages will be considered. Earlier is better then later as you want to ensure that you have time to fulfill all the requirements, including getting your Letters of Recommendation to the Youth Development Chair by the deadline date.

2016 Winners

Presented at The Sully Car Show June 19, 2016


Amiee Beardmore attending College of Southern Maryland sponsored by Billy Beardmore

Elizabeth Shepherd attending University of Delaware sponsored by Greg Shepherd

Anne Zaborowski attending University of Maryland sponsored by Stan Johnson

Matthew Garvin attending University of Virginia sponsored by Wayne Parker

Vivian Zadnik attending Christendom College sponsored by Sam Phillips

2015 Winners

Presented at The Sully Car Show June 21, 2015


Timothy Cassell attending George Mason sponsored by Val Zadnick

Matthew Garvin attending UVA and sponsored by Wayne Parker

Tyler Shepherd attending Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute sponsored by Greg Shepherd

Taylor Smith attending NOVA Pathways Programs sponsored by Benny Leonard

2014 Winners

Presented at The Sully Car Show June 15, 2014




Peyton Randolph Scholarship -- Keith Follansbee attending Virginia Tech and sponsored by Grandfather Arthur Follansbee

George Merkel Scholarship -- Patrick McCormick, Jr. attending High Point University and sponsored by Grandfather Phil McCormick.

Chuck Shaw Scholarship -- Tyler Shepherd Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and sponsored by Father Greg Shepherd

Gretchen Minners Scholarship -- Elizabeth Zadnik attending Virginia Tech and sponsored by Grandfather Val Zadnik

John Kandle Scholarship -- Nathaniel Choate, Jr attending Christopher Newport University and sponsored by Grandfather Nathaniel Choate (not pictured)

2013 Winners

Presented at The Sully Car Show June 16, 2013


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George Merkel Scholarship -- Kyle Burkett attending Northern Virginia Community College and sponsored by Paul Gauthier, Grandfather

Peyton Randolph Scholarship -- Lyndsay Rizzo attending James Madison University and sponsored by Andrew Koerner, Grandfather

Chuck Shaw Scholarship,-- Kelsey Quinn attending Smeal College of Business, Penn State and sponsored by Thomas Quinn, Grandfather

Gretchen Minners Scholarship -- Kate Bush attending Case Western Reserve University and sponsored by Karen Bush, Mother

2012 Winners

Presented at The Sully Car Show June 17, 2012


Arthur Gartner, sponsored by his grandfather Arthur Follansbee. Arthur will be attending James Madison University and at this time is interested in computer science.

Stephen Merkel was sponsored by his grandmother, Janet Merkel. Stephen will be attending Ann Arundel Community College and has an interest in food services with a goal to open his own bakery.

Catherine Ann Zadnick was sponsored by her grandparents Val and Donna Zadnick. She will be attending the University of Dallas in Irving, Texas while pursuing a career in special education.

Kelsey Quinn was sponsored by her grandfather, Thomas Quinn. She attends Penn State Smeal College of Business majoring in Finance.


Ashley Williams, sponsored by her parents Woody and Linda Williams. Ashley attends VPI working towards two undergraduate degrees in History and Classical Studies.

Kelsey Quinn, sponsored by her grandfather, Thomas Quinn.

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