Award FAQs

Award FAQs

What type of Awards do you offer?  How do I know if I am eligible?

The Foundation manages a number of award programs.  Click here for information on eligibility and application deadlines.


How can the application be obtained?

The online application is available on this site during the application period of November 15 – May 31.  Please click here for specific instructions regarding each award.


Can I email or fax my application and required attachments?

No, you must submit your application online.  Please refer to the guidelines of each award for information on the required supporting documentation and specific handling instructions.


What is the deadline for applying to awards?

The deadline to receive online applications and supporting documentation is May 31st by 4:00 p.m.  If the above due date falls on a Saturday, Sunday or a legal holiday, then the deadline becomes the next business day by 4:00 p.m.


How and when will I be notified if I was selected to receive an award?

The Foundation will begin the review process on May 31st.  Applicants who were selected to receive an award will be notified by the end of June.  If additional information is needed you will be contacted.


Will scores and comments be made available to applicants?

No written evaluation or score is provided to applicants.


If I am selected, how and when do I receive my funds?

You will be notified in writing and invited to attend an awards ceremony where you will be presented with a check.  The ceremony is held in July or January of the following year.


Whom can I contact if I have further questions?

To discuss applying for an award at John Randolph Foundation, contact Bonnie Falls, Scholarship Program Officer at (804) 458-2239 or [email protected]