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Scholarship Opportunities

To support our mission, the Newwave Foundation offers scholarship opportunities for students in Maryland, Washington D.C. and beyond. The Foundation is proud to partner with nonprofit organizations who share our vision of ‘Instilling the Dream’ by providing scholarships and educational resources for students. Click here to learn more about our scholarship opportunities.

Educational Workshops + Events

The Foundation hosts a variety of educational events in partnership with other organizations who share our passion for helping students succeed. Our signature Code-A-Thon and Introductory HTML events are designed to get students excited about innovating and exploring cutting-edge technology.

We also offer workshops and seminars to help students develop a toolbox of professional skills: from acing an interview to developing a budget and time management skills, we empower students by helping them uncover new strengths and providing them with the tools to succeed.

Grants

The Newwave Foundation partners with other 501(c)3 nonprofit organizations who are in line with our mission of creating opportunities for educational equality. We have provided grants to organizations like GIRL Inc., Thread Inc., and the MD STEM Festival, among others. If you are interested in applying for a grant opportunity, please click here!

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A compassionate heart can cure the world!

"If you want to walk fast, walk alone. But if you want to walk far, walk together."

-African Proverb

“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”

-Dr Seuss

“Education is the most powerful weapon we can use to change the world”

-Nelson Mandela

“The heart of life is full of service”

-Mother Theresa

““A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.”

-Oliver Wendell Holmes

“Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today.”

-Malcom X

“It always seems impossible until it’s done.”

– Nelson Mandela

“Remember there's no such thing as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end.”

-Scott Adams

“Change is the end result of all true learning.”

-Leo Buscaglia

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Instagram post 17883599480287781 Only 1 week until our livestream fireside chat on Mental Health! Go stream our #Spotify playlist 'Mind over Matter' created with a compilation of songs to inspire mind, body & soul for everyone. 

What songs would you like to see featured on our playlist? 👇🏾 Comment below. 

Don't forget to click the link in our bio to register for 'Permission to be Human'

Only 1 week until our livestream fireside chat on Mental Health! Go stream our #Spotify playlist 'Mind over Matter' created with a compilation of songs to inspire mind, body & soul for everyone. What songs would you like to see featured on our playlist? 👇🏾 Comment below. Don't forget to click the link in our bio to register for 'Permission to be Human' ...

Instagram post 17964280750404158 May is #MentalHealthAwareness month and this year's theme is 'Tools 2 Thrive.' Here are 4 ways you can support the movement and spread awareness! 

Check out our highlights for additional resources and don't forget to click the link in our bio to register for 'Permission to be Human' next Thursday, May 13th @ 12pm EST.

#MentalHealthAwarenessMonth #MentalHealthAwareness #MentalHealth #MentalHealthMatters #Health #Wellbeing #Positivity #LetsTalkAboutIt #NWFTalksMentalHealth #SelfCare #Anxiety #Depression #Mindfulness

May is #MentalHealthAwareness month and this year's theme is 'Tools 2 Thrive.' Here are 4 ways you can support the movement and spread awareness! Check out our highlights for additional resources and don't forget to click the link in our bio to register for 'Permission to be Human' next Thursday, May 13th @ 12pm EST. #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth #MentalHealthAwareness #MentalHealth #MentalHealthMatters #Health #Wellbeing #Positivity #LetsTalkAboutIt #NWFTalksMentalHealth #SelfCare #Anxiety #Depression #Mindfulness ...

Instagram post 18109079824222586 Did you know that May is Mental Health Awareness month? In its honor, we are pleased to announce the first in our two-part livestream series, Permission to be Human!

Join us on Thursday, May 13th @ 12pm EST for a livestream fireside chat featuring Newwave Foundation's Founder & Executive Director, Sherifah Munis and Founder & Chief Visionary of Spark Vision who is also Author of "Permission to be Human," MaryBeth Hyland. Get ready for a thought provoking conversation that will inspire hope and help break down the stigma surrounding Mental Health in our everyday lives.

Click the Eventbrite link in our bio to register for this free event!✨

Did you know that May is Mental Health Awareness month? In its honor, we are pleased to announce the first in our two-part livestream series, Permission to be Human! Join us on Thursday, May 13th @ 12pm EST for a livestream fireside chat featuring Newwave Foundation's Founder & Executive Director, Sherifah Munis and Founder & Chief Visionary of Spark Vision who is also Author of "Permission to be Human," MaryBeth Hyland. Get ready for a thought provoking conversation that will inspire hope and help break down the stigma surrounding Mental Health in our everyday lives. Click the Eventbrite link in our bio to register for this free event!✨ ...

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