2023 Featherstone College Scholarship Awards Ceremony


Save the Date: 
Featherstone Foundation Awards Ceremony | August 11, 2023


Each year, the William & Lanaea C. Featherstone Foundation honors the high academic achievements of outstanding students from underrepresented communities across the state of Maryland. 

We invite you to save the date for our annual Featherstone Awards Ceremony on Friday, August 11, 2023 from 12:00 to 1:30pm. Since 2017, the Featherstone Foundation has provided over $230,000 through 98 scholarships to students from 20 countries who now attend 12 institutions.  Funds raised will provide general support aligned with our effort to create equal access to opportunities. We invite you to review our sponsorship options and benefits and our special tribute video. 

Our 2023 lineup includes: 

  • Travis E. Mitchell, senior vice president & chief content officer, Maryland Public Television

  • Deidre C. Johnson, Interim Director of Scholarship Programs and Stewardship, Coppin State University

  • Neal Richardson, Executive Director of Admission, The University of Baltimore

  • Tara Turner, Assistant Vice President for Development, Morgan State University

  • We will soon announce our 2023  Changemaker Award winner

Learn more about the 2022 Award Winners, here.

Checkout the list of our 2021 Award Winners, here

During these unprecedented times, we hope you will join us in playing a critical role in creating economic advancement opportunities for underrepresented communities. We invite you to become a sponsor.