George E. Allen Academic Scholarship Program
Through its high school scholarship program, Allen, Allen, Allen & Allen celebrates the life of its founder George E. Allen, Sr. A native Virginian from Lunenburg County, George Allen overcame many challenges in his early life. He put himself through college and law school and went on to found Allen, Allen, Allen & Allen, one of the premier personal injury law firms in Virginia and in the country. In his honor, the firm awards 15 scholarships each year, in the amount of $1,500 each, to Virginia high school seniors who have overcome adversity and who show significant academic promise.
"The Allen Law Firm is proud to offer the George E. Allen Scholarship to exceptional high school students in the communities we serve. My grandfather embodied the values of service and perseverance, and this scholarship recognizes students who demonstrate similar values. The students we honor have worked to overcome significant personal challenges, while maintaining a strong focus on academics. We are inspired and motivated by the scholarship recipients every year.”
— Courtney Allen Van Winkle, Partner
The Virginia personal injury law firm of Allen & Allen awarded the 26th annual George E. Allen Scholarship to 15 deserving high school seniors on May 16, 2017 at an awards dinner at Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens. Recipients this year came from throughout the state of Virginia, including: Richmond, Colonial Heights, Fredericksburg, Dayton, Broadway, Montpelier, and Ashland.
Congratulations to our 2017 recipients! We wish them all the best as they begin their college careers.
|Kerry Akers||Virginia Commonwealth University|
|Kayla Allen||Virginia Commonwealth University|
|Destiny Dozier||College of William & Mary|
|Gabriella Hines||James Madison University|
|Kevin Kapros||University of New Hampshire|
|Thomas Kidd||James Madison University|
|Katerina Landaeta-Monsalvo||James Madison University|
|Phat Le||George Mason University|
|Lindsay Pett||University of Richmond|
|Daniel Schwier||J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College|
|Mark Smith||Hampden-Sydney College|
|Natalie Solaja||University of Virginia|
|Joshua Sutton||Virginia Tech|
|Tontitorn Thampitak||George Mason University|
|Diana Villanueva||University of Virginia|
We will begin accepting applications for the 2018 George E. Allen Academic Scholarship in December 2017. Full details including application requirements will be available on our website.