Leadership Scholarship


This scholarship is specific to survivors of human trafficking who are at a high school level. Survivor must: 

  • Have a desire to complete high school.
  • Fill out a Sun Gate application
  • Reside with the District of Colombia, Northern Virginia or Maryland (DMV) area

Other documents needed:
• Transcript
• Health Records

About the High School:
• For security reasons, the name of the school will not be released until an applicant is selected.
• School is located in the DMV area
• College preparatory curriculum Catholic high school for young women grades 9 – 12
• Enrolls about 645 diverse students each year

Programs of Study:
Programs designed for college-bound students who are serious about their academic success.
• English
• Science
• Religious Education
• Foreign Language
• Mathematics
• Physical Education
• Social Studies
• Technology
• Performing Art
• Visual Art

The leadership scholarship will cover the tuition and fees that estimates about $14,000 per year.

Other Expenses:
Scholar will be responsible for their transportation to and from school. New books average $300 per year; a used book sale is held in the summer. Uniforms cost approximately $300-400 when first purchased. Some used uniform items are made available for purchase at a reduced cost. However, help may be provided for textbooks books and uniforms.

For more information and an application please contact: scholarships@sun-gate.org

Leadership Scholarship