The 8th annual Sinai Scholars National retreat will take place over 5 days, August 7-11, 2013 at the luxurious Hilton in Alexandria, Virginia.
From its Italian marble lobby to the beautiful lakeside green space with patio, gazebo and beautiful floral garden, the Hilton Alexandria-Mark Center hotel offers elegance and comfort to visitors to the Washington DC area.
The spacious guestrooms and one and two bedroom suites provide an array of convenient amenities for business or conference guests, with WiFi, ergonomic workspace, dual line phones with voicemail and access to a modern business center.
Located just 4.5 miles from Washington Reagan International Airport and situated in the West End of historic Alexandria, VA, the hotel is just five miles from the highlights of America’s Capitol City. Its beautiful lakeside setting, adjacent to 43 acres of botanical preserve, creates an oasis of natural beauty in the heart of Alexandria.
Guests can enjoy on-site services such as a fully equipped Fitness Center and inviting indoor and outdoor pools.
Rooms and Amenities
Our newly renovated guest rooms are beautifully decorated with mahogany woods with spectacular views of Washington, DC and Northern Virginia. Each guest room features items from the Hilton Serenity Collection. The Serenity Bed includes an exclusive Suite Dreams mattress and box springs, Super Topper mattress pad, down-filled comforters, Touch of Down pillows, 250 thread-count sheets and duvet cover. The Serenity Bath features luxurious bath amenities.
Room choices include: 1 king bed, 1 king bed-corner room, 1 queen bed corner room, or 2 queen bed rooms.
The many amenities provided by the Alexandria-Mark Center include:
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A number of our faculty members have agreed to be available for private tutorials. Time has been reserved on the program to allow for this option. If you have a particular subject or skill that you would like to study, please contact our office and we will do our best to accommodate your interest.
A fully refundable $250 deposit is required upon your acceptance in order to reserve your room at the resort. The deposit is refunded to you as soon as you arrive at the retreat so you will not have to carry the balance. The rest is on us!
The Sinai Scholars Retreat, including program costs, room and board, is being offered free of charge to a limited number of students on each campus.
The Sinai Scholar Scholarship includes all meals, accommodations, interactive workshops, and exhilarating recreation in a world class resort, a value of more than $1500!
Travel provisions will be compensated for up to $200.
You are authorized to make travel arrangements up to $200.00 which will be reimbursed up to 6-8 weeks after you return from the Retreat. For reimbursement please forward your itinerary to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sinai Scholars Society will pay to reserve rooms for students requesting to join us for this retreat. Hence, we will incur a loss for students who fail to arrive. Therefore, students must submit card information which will be on hold until your arrival at the Retreat. Failure to attend will result in a $250 charge.
Applicants have until May 31, 2013 to cancel reservations. Cancelations must be received via email sent to Retreat@SinaiScholars.com.
Plan your travel to arrive at the Retreat on Wednesday, August 7th by 4:00pm. Arrival after that time may result in forfeiture of your deposit and reimbursement of travel expenses.
To better help us coordinate the student arrivals and for reimbursement please forward your itinerary to Retreat@SinaiScholars.com.