George E. “Dewey” Barnes, III Memorial Scholarship Fund

Scholarship Application & Donations

UpdatedThursday June 20, 2019 byCorliss Clark.

The George E. “Dewey” Barnes, III Memorial Scholarship is named to honor the life and memory of a lifelong Firebirds athlete, coach and supporter. Eligible High School athletes from the class of 2019 can apply for the $1000 scholarship.  The applicant must follow instructions within the attached application form and submit it with the necessary documentation to Corliss Clark ( or Coach Okinyi Ayungo ( in person or via email by 11:59 p.m. on June 30, 2019. 

Donations can be made to the George E. “Dewey” Barnes, III Scholarship Fund by sending payment made out to Firebirds Athletic Club to ATTN: Dewey Barnes Memorial Scholarship Fund, PO Box 1281, Washington Grove, MD 20880, or by contacting the Firebirds Treasurer, Jessica Pegram at or calling 571-449-1932.  All donations go directly to the scholarship fund for future eligible High School athlete recipients.  The Firebirds are a 501c tax-exempt organization, EIN #81-4885943. 

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