The Lois Furick Legacy of Safehaven Scholarship Fund

Established in 2012 in honor of Safehaven president Ms. Lois Furick.


  • Be enrolled at VPCC on a full or part-time basis; and
  • Be a resident of the College's service area; and
  • Demonstrate current or prior foster care status; or
  • Demonstrate a history of service to at risk children in the community, (a letter from a pastor, principal or community leader is recommended); or
  • Be pursuing a course of study that provides opportunity for serving at risk children in the community; and
  • Be in good academic standing at VPCC or transferring institution.
Scholarship Details
Semester(s) Awarded: 
Spring and Fall
Min GPA: 
Number of awards: 

Virginia Peninsula Educational Foundation, scholarships can be used for tuition, fees, books, supplies, and other related educational expenses. Please use your MyVPCC username and password to log in.