Aid eligibility is determined by need. Assistance will be granted on your statement of financial need. All fee information is kept confidential.

Special Circumstances

Each application and circumstance is independently reviewed. If you feel there are special circumstances that may be a factor in this decision, you may supplement your written explanation with supporting documentation with this application. In order to most accurately assess that we are providing assistance to people who need it most, we may request additional documentation to support your application.


All information submitted is confidential and is seen only by the members of the Scholarship Committee. Once you submit your application, we will get back to you very shortly.

To apply, download the application and fill it out (make sure to save the file to your computer before filling it out) and then e-mail it to [email protected]. Note: For the signature part at the bottom of the application, you can just type your name.

You can also print and bring the application to the OLLI Office in Room 501 of the Spring Valley Building, 4801 Massachusetts Ave. NW or mail it to:

4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Washington DC 20016

Please note the office location and the mailing addresses are different.