SDMF awards consist of comprehensive funds designed to meet the needs of all our awardees.


Application eligibility: 

  • Proof of Dominican origin of student or one or both parents
  • Student must be attending middle school or be a freshman, sophomore, or junior in high school in the Maryland / Washington, DC area.


Criteria for selection is based on the following qualifications:


  • Academic achievement
  • Essays
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Community Service
  • Interview
  • Completed application Packet submitted on or before the deadline

About the Susana de Moya Achievement Award

Empowering Youths Through Academic Excellence