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.

899 North Capitol Street, NE

Located in the newly revitalized NoMa submarket, blocks away from Union Station and the Capitol, Union Square has been recognized as a "Walker's Paradise" by Union Square can effectively meet the needs of security-conscious agencies while maintaining an open and welcoming environment. A lush, grassy plaza in the Union Square complex provides a rare refuge in the bustling Northeast corridor. 899 North Capitol - the 314,317 square-foot, south building of the Union Square complex - is currently home to District of Columbia's Department of Health.

899 North Capitol Street, NE offers approximately 100,000 square feet is available for lease, and both the interior and exterior have been renovated to enhance the common areas of the building.

Union Square has been an EPA ENERGY STAR labeled property since 2007, and is also LEED Silver Certified by the United States Green Building Council.

YEAR BUILT:1969; Renovated 1998 and 2012
SQ FOOTAGE: 314,317
USES: Office
PARKING:271 spaces in secure underground garage
AKRIDGE SERVICES: Leasing, Acquisitions, Construction Management, Repositioning
Akridge Leasing Benjamin Meisel 202.624.8605
Akridge Leasing McKay Elliott 202.207.3932


Marketing Information

Sixth Floor

Full Floor - 36,319 SF Available

Seventh Floor

Full Floor - 36,319 SF Available

Eighth Floor

Full Floor - 13,370 SF Available