All completed applications must be submitted in one email, online, or in one packet postmarked by the US Mail to the Foundation Office by April 15, 2025. Only complete applications will be considered.

Five scholarships will be awarded each year. Students will be notified of the award by June 1st of each year. Scholarships will be sent directly to the Student Accounts Office where the students will be attending in the fall. A letter will also be sent to the Financial Aid Office where the student will be attending notifying the school of the award.


  • Will graduate from an accredited high school in Hanover, Henrico, Chesterfield, or Richmond City in the spring of 2025
  • Must possess at least a 2.5 cumulative grade point average
  • Be accepted to an accredited school (public or private)
  • Have successfully filed a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or the Virginia Alternative State Aid (VASA) application
  • Demonstrate financial need


  • A Pembroke Foundation Application - download here
  • A personal statement - see information below
  • A copy of an admission’s acceptance letter to an accredited college or university
  • An unofficial copy of a high school transcript showing first semeter of 12th year grades and a cumulative GPA
  • A copy of the FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR), with page one and two ONLY, showing student's Student Aid Index (SAI), or VASA
  • A copy of the financial aid award letter/email from the college your plan to attend


Using a minimum of 100 words to a maximum of one (1) page, answering the following questions:

Who are you? What are your career and educational goals? How will The Pembroke Foundation Scholarship help you to achieve these goals?

Personal statements should submitted in MS Word format using 12pt. font. Make sure to include your First Name, Middle Initial, and Last Name.


To submit your scholarship application electronically, scan your documents and submit them together in one email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You may also mail your documents by US mail to The Pembroke Foundation, 9076 Little Garden Way, Mechanicsville, VA 23116. Do not email or mail documents separately. They all must be in one email or packet.