Recent News

2017 Scholarship Recipients

 MACF is proud to honor 83 local students by awarding over $200,000 in scholarships. Congratulations to all the recipients!

Health & Quality of Life Grants have been awarded.

The Foundation's Advisory Board of Directors recently made grant decisions and awarded over $40,000 to local non-profits.  
Recipients were:

Safetynet Inc., Delvin L. Hairston Memorial Fund, First United Methodist Church, American Red Cross, Piedmont Virginia Dental Health Foundation, VA Department of Health, Southern Area Agency on Aging Inc. and Tackfully Teamed Riding Academy, Inc.

Scholarship Timeline

Typical Scholarship Application and Grant Cycle

December Scholarship applications are made available online to the general public.
December -February Complete application online along with all support materials.
March 1 APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR STUDENTS.
March - April Scholarship Committee meets and selects recipients.
April - May Scholarship recipients will be notified of their award(s).
June 30 Grant payment mailed to college or university in student's name.