For Immediate Release:
February 19, 2007
Primary Media Contact:
Public Relations Specialist
MIDDLETOWN and WARRENTON, Va. – The Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) Educational Foundation Inc. has awarded seven scholarships totaling over $2,700 to worthy LFCC students to help defray the costs of tuition, fees and books for the spring 2007 semester. These scholarships are in addition to the 134 scholarships totaling $122,053 that were awarded by the LFCC Educational Foundation in August 2006 for the 2006-07 academic year.
|Recipient||Scholarship Name||County or City of Residence|
|Keith Bornell||American Woodmark Scholarship for Nursing||Fairfax County|
|Janet Poe||American Woodmark Scholarship for Nursing||Warren County|
|Brittany Pitta||City of Winchester Scholarship||City of Winchester|
|Mary Bowmaster||Clarke County Community Scholarship||Clarke County|
|Emily Freeman||Dollars for Scholars Scholarship||Fauquier County|
|Ryan George||Dollars for Scholars Scholarship||Fauquier County|
|Bianca Ojeda||Dollars for Scholars Scholarship||Fauquier County|
Founded in 1970, Lord Fairfax Community College is a multi-campus public institution of higher education. With four locations — Middletown, Warrenton, Luray-Page County and most recently, Vint Hill— the College serves eight localities in the Shenandoah Valley and northern Piedmont regions. The localities are the counties of Clarke, Fauquier, Frederick, Page, Rappahannock, Shenandoah and Warren and the city of Winchester. LFCC offers more than 75 associate degree and certificate programs in a wide variety of disciplines, in addition to providing access to bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs offered on site by a four-year institution. LFCC also serves the business community by offering workforce preparation programs for employees and employers. LFCC serves more than 9,000 unduplicated credit students and more than 11,000 individuals in professional development and business and industry courses annually.
Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Lord Fairfax Community College. Lord Fairfax Community College is an equal opportunity institution providing educational and employment opportunities, programs, services, and activities and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, disability, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, or other non-merit factors. LFCC also prohibits sexual misconduct including sexual violence or harassment.