Committed to DC’s Future

As part of our commitment to the community and to the legacy of Thaddeus Stevens, Akridge is proud to offer a $10,000 college scholarship to students from the District of Columbia. The scholarship is open to all DC students who meet the following criteria:

  • Student must provide proof of residency in the District of Columbia.
  • Applicants must be pursuing an undergraduate degree on a full-time basis.
  • Applicants must provide proof of college acceptance and/or enrollment.
  • Scholarship can be renewed after a successful reapplication up to two times, or until undergraduate degree has been achieved, whichever occurs fi rst.
  • Student must have and maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale at the time of application.
  • Preference will be given to students from ANC2A with special education needs.

Scholarship Application Guidelines
  • Applications are accepted online only.
  • Each applicant must supply two letters of recommendation, a current academic transcript, and a copy of the Student Aid Report (SAR) from the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  • Each applicant must submit a typed essay of no more than 500 words describing the history of the Thaddeus Stevens School and how this legacy impacts them as a District resident.
  • Applications that fail to meet the requirements or are incomplete will not be reviewed.
  • Scholarship applicants may be asked to provide additional information.
  • An e-mail will be sent to all students who submit a complete application, letting them know if they have been selected for an award.

Application Form

To apply for the Thaddeus Stevens School Scholarship, please email your application form, offi cial transcript, document verifying proof of college acceptance and/or enrollment, copy of the Student Aid Report (SAR) from the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), letters of recommendation, and essay to by Friday, April 23.

30 West Watkins Mill Road

This 95,000 square-foot building is located in Gaithersburg, MD.

It is considered a Class A building, with a two-story atrium at the main entrance, full-ribbon window line on the third floor. The building is owned by a combat disabled Vietnam veteran.

The building is occupied by Boland a commercial HVAC systems, services, and building energy solutions company.
SQ FOOTAGE: 95,000
USES: Office
PARKING: Covered Parking
AKRIDGE SERVICES: Property Management
Vice President, Property Management Sharon Perera 202.624.8634
Project Accountant Marilyn Conyers

Property Management


30 West Watkins Mill Road is electronically monitored by Datawatch Systems. For more information on Datawatch, visit or call 301.280.4321.


To advise us of service requests, Clients may use our online service request system by clicking the link on the left side of this page, or simply call us at 202.638.3000 to receive a prompt and courteous response to all your building needs.


30 West Watkins Mill Road has a number of Client based amenities including a conference center and a full-service fitness facility.

Service Providers



Building Services Staff

Our award-winning team members wear uniforms and carry identification to ensure a high level of security in our buildings. You can contact your building's engineers and porters using the information under Service Request on the right side of this page.

James Gross


Arnold Cook

Senior Chief Engineer

Property Management Staff

Should you have any questions or suggestions regarding building operations, please feel free to contact any member of your property management team.

Sharon Perera

Vice President, Property Management