Given through the D’Evelyn Education Foundation:
- Excellence in Education Award to Joel Jacobson
- Jamin B Wilson Life-Long Learner Memorial Scholarship given to Marc Gagnon
Given through the Community Foundation of Central Blue Ridge
- Answer Nepal - Law school support for 5 female students
- Education Foundation of the Summit, supports teachers’ innovative ideas for classrooms and also provides scholarships to high school students. It is based in Summit County, Colorado.
- Allegheny Mountain Institute is a rather unique educational program for college-age adults seeking careers in and around permaculture. AMI’s latest initiative is a joint venture with a local hospital to address the rise in diabetes.
- The Boys & Girls Club has had great success with their summer camp program. Their attendees, typically elementary and middle school-age children, are generally at-risk students who are susceptible to high degrees of summer-learning loss (academic back slide).
- GRASP (Great Aspirations), does great work in the Staunton region to help high school students apply for college and find scholarships for tuition.
- Valley Alliance for Education is one of the few places to which teachers in the Staunton, Waynesboro, and Augusta County public schools can turn for support to launch innovative new classroom programs.
- Creative Works Farm Creative operates Camp LIGHT, a summer camp for children with special needs and at risk youth.