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Scholarships in Virginia

  • AAUW Beverly Anderson Scholarship
    This scholarship is for undergraduate female students who returned to college after an interruption to her college career (a non-traditional student).
  • Alverno College Mossa Scholarship
    This scholarship is for out of state students going to Alverno College in Wisconsin.
  • American Management Systems (AMS) Opportunity Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship is for graduating high school seniors in Northern Virginia who are pursuing a study in STEM fields of interest that will position them for careers in existing industries or emerging technology fields.
  • Ashworth Grogan Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high school seniors residing in Northern Virginia and college students at the Northern Virginia Community College advancing their education through the pursuit of an advanced certification or degree in the fields of education and health.
  • Bank of America Lori Ann Robinson Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students who intend to pursue a major in accounting, finance, economics, or business administration.
  • Barlow Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students with superior potential for educational leadership and who plan to enter into careers in the field of teaching.
  • Candice M. Ruff Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is presented on a merit basis to a rising third- or fourth-year student majoring in Spanish, religious studies or psychology. Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Carolinas-Virginias Retail Hardware Scholarship
    This scholarship is for children of employees of member firms of the Carolinas-Virginias Region of the National Retail Hardware Association.
  • Dana H. Rowe Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students within the University’s Graduate School of Architecture, the undergraduate College of Arts & Sciences and the Law School. Graduate architecture and law students must be at least rising second-year students in the 2020–21 academic year.
  • Dietz Family Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students who are current second- or third-year undergraduates enrolled full-time at UVA and majoring in a S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) field.
  • Elizabeth A. Fries Scholarship in Psychology
    This scholarship is awarded yearly to one female VCU graduate student presently enrolled in a doctoral degree program in psychology, and is currently involved in cancer control and prevention research areas.
  • Medicine / Pharmacy
    Elizabeth Koury Scholarship
    This scholarship is for outstanding Northern Virginia high school seniors who plan to enter the field of medicine.
  • Music
    Gary Mathena Music and Worship Scholarship
    This scholarship is for a student transferring into the Music and Worship major from another school and declaring the B.M. in Artist Development, Songwriting, Music in World Culture, Leadership Communication, Worship Studies, or B.
  • Granger Ancarrow Scholarship
    This scholarship is for graduating seniors from public high schools throughout metropolitan Richmond and the Tri-Cities area, who demonstrate the same high standards encouraged by Granger Ancarrow, a coach and mentor to many track and field athletes.
  • Heather Dayton Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students of Native American descent.
  • Kenneth L. and Lorraine M. Harkavy Scholarship
    This scholarship is for third-year pre-medicine science major, or a third-year nursing student.
  • Leslie V. Forte Scholarship
    This scholarship is for a minority student attending NVCC.
  • Environment / Natural Resources / Conservation
    Lucas Leadership Endowed Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students in Integrative Studies or Environmental Sustainability Studies degrees and demonstrate exceptional leadership and ethics in all areas of academic and personal life.
  • Mathena Family Music and Worship Scholarship
    This scholarship is for rising junior and rising senior worship students.
  • Music
    Music Merit-based Scholarship
    This scholarship is for gifted musicians who desire to advance their musical craft, whether instrumentally or vocally.
  • Norfolk Sports Club Scholarship
    This scholarship is for a graduating class of a Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Portsmouth, Chesapeake or Suffolk High School; public, private, or parochial.
  • Operator Scholarship
    This scholarship is for Virginia operators employed in the wastewater treatment profession in Virginia.
  • PAAA Scholarship Grant Program
    This scholarship is for students with Polish or Polish-American descent and demonstrate his/her descent with a family tree.
  • Music
    Phil Barfoot Songwriter Scholarship
    This scholarship is for rising juniors or seniors with songwriting majors.
  • Rev. Paul C. Deckenbach Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is for third- and fourth-year students meeting any of the following criteria: Major or minor in Philosophy, Major or minor in Religious Studies and a member of the Episcopal Church.
  • Journalism
    R.H. Melton First Amendment Scholarship
    This scholarship is for current 2nd and 3rd year students engaged in debating, student-run journalism or the study of politics–Robert’s passions during his time on Grounds and throughout his reporting and editing career.
  • Rising Freshman Scholarship
    This scholarship is for graduating high school seniors who are planning on enrolling in a civil or environmental engineering or physical/environmental science undergraduate program.
  • Robert Adams Bradford Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences who demonstrate broad intellectual interests and the qualities of leadership and citizenship. Preference is given to an out of state student, preferably from a New England state or from the state of Wisconsin.
  • Law / Legal Studies
    Robert A. Shuker Scholarship Fund
    This scholarship is for students admitted to law school who are residents of the Greater Metropolitan Area of Washington D.C.
  • Civil Engineering / Construction
    Robert & Janice Wells Building Construction Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students in the Department of Building Construction who have completed at least one internship in the field of building construction.
  • Robert L. Turner School of A+D Excellence
    This scholarship is for students in the School of Architecture and Design. It will be awarded based upon recommendation of the director of the school.
  • Scholarship of Distinction Level 4
    This scholarship if for out-of-state students attending West Virginia University at Morgantown, Keyser, or Beckley. Values are different depending on the campus you will be attending. Offers are based on high school GPA and test scores.
  • Environment / Natural Resources / Conservation
    School of Integrative Studies First Generation Student Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students who are enrolled in Integrative Studies or Environmental Sustainability Studies degrees, and are the first in their immediate family to pursue an undergraduate education (e.
  • Sean W. Spillane Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students in the College of Architecture and Urban Studies.
  • Sonny Roden Memorial Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students enrolled at Virginia universities in an environmental engineering or physical science graduate program.
  • TheDream.US National Scholarships
    This scholarship is for applicants who have continuously resided in the United States since November 1, 2014 up to the present time and have had no lawful status.
  • The Esperanza Education Fund Scholarship
    This scholarship is for either a graduating senior (or GED) in the District of Columbia, Maryland, or Virginia. Applicant must have been born abroad or have both parents who were born outside the US.
  • The Rose Koury Scholarship
    This scholarship is for outstanding Northern Virginia high school seniors who plan to enter the field of early childhood or elementary education.
  • Law Enforcement / Corrections / Criminal Justice
    Vance International, Inc. Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students who seek a career in law enforcement or private security including studies in the administration of justice.
  • VFW Sport Clips Help A Hero Scholarship
    This scholarship is to provide service members and veterans with the financial assistance they need to complete their educational goals without incurring excessive student loan debt.
  • Virginia Urology Center Scholarship
    This scholarship is for graduating seniors from public and private high schools in communities where Virginia Urology offices are located, including Metropolitan Richmond, the Tri-Cities, Northern Neck, Middle Peninsula and South Hill.
  • VWEA Undergraduate Scholarship
    This scholarship is for students enrolled at Virginia universities in a civil or environmental engineering or physical/environmental science undergraduate program.
  • WRTC Legacy of Life Scholarship
    This scholarship is for high school seniors who create a video or write an essay to raise awareness about the importance of registering to be an organ, eye and tissue donor.