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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Loan repayment up to $20,000 max E. Eugene Carter Foundation Opportunity Award
The E. Eugene Carter Foundation provides up to $20,000 of subsidized Stafford loan repayment upon completion of a bachelor’s degree from the...
The E. Eugene Carter Foundation provides up to $20,000 of subsidized...
  • Deadline: 01/29/2021
  • Award: Loan repayment up to $20,000 max
Deadline01/29/2021
Varies Student Professional Development and Travel Fund in Forensic Science
The Graduate Student Professional Development Scholarship in Forensic Science will be awarded to an outstanding second year graduate student in the...
The Graduate Student Professional Development Scholarship in Forensic...
  • Deadline: 02/08/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/08/2021
Varies Edward E. Willey Graduate Award for Excellence
This honors the late state Senator and School of Pharmacy alumnus Edward E. Willey. The award is made to graduate students who demonstrate strong...
This honors the late state Senator and School of Pharmacy alumnus Edward...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies Elizabeth Roderick Scholarship in Public Administration 
Established by Elizabeth Roderick (MPA ’18) to support a graduate student in public administration with career aspirations or intentions to serve...
Established by Elizabeth Roderick (MPA ’18) to support a graduate...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies Eric W. Witzig Scholarship in Criminal Justice
Established by Mr. Eric W. Witzig (M.S. in Criminal Justice ’95) to support an undergraduate student in criminal justice. Mr. Witzig was in law...
Established by Mr. Eric W. Witzig (M.S. in Criminal Justice ’95) to...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies Eva S. Hardy Scholarship in Public Administration
Established by Eva S. Hardy in 2007, this is awarded to a meritorious student who is, preferably, a representative of an underserved population....
Established by Eva S. Hardy in 2007, this is awarded to a meritorious...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies Excellence in VA Government Awards Scholarship
The Excellence in Virginia Government Awards (EVGA) scholarships honor the previous year’s EVGA Lifetime Achievement Award recipient. The...
The Excellence in Virginia Government Awards (EVGA) scholarships honor...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies Jacobson Family Planning Scholarship
Established by Tom and Andi Jacobson to support a MURP student with an interest in comprehensive, land use, or environmental planning and...
Established by Tom and Andi Jacobson to support a MURP student with an...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies James Hooker Memorial Scholarship Fund
This scholarship was established by the friends and colleagues of the late James Hooker, a former policeman and professor of Criminal Justice who...
This scholarship was established by the friends and colleagues of the...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies Jeffrey S. Cribbs, Sr. Endowed Scholarship in Philanthropy
Established by the Richmond Memorial Health Foundation to commemorate Mr. Cribbs’s first ten years of service to the organization, Mr. Cribbs is...
Established by the Richmond Memorial Health Foundation to commemorate...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies John J. Accordino Scholarship
This scholarship was founded in 2018 by Dr. Accordino’s family to honor his decades of service as faculty member, scholar, and dean as well as his...
This scholarship was founded in 2018 by Dr. Accordino’s family to honor...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies John Marlles Scholarship
Established in 2008 with a gift by the family and friends of John Marlles, this merit-based award is given to a MURP student. John Marlles (MURP...
Established in 2008 with a gift by the family and friends of John...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies Karen Lynn Becker Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2016 through gifts from Mr. and Mrs. Frederick L. Becker in memory of their daughter and Wilder School alumna,...
This scholarship was established in 2016 through gifts from Mr. and Mrs....
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies Kohlbeck Memorial Scholarship for Service & Excellence
Established by Thomas J. Kohlbeck (B.S. in Justice ’08, B.A. in Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness ’08) in memory of his grandfather,...
Established by Thomas J. Kohlbeck (B.S. in Justice ’08, B.A. in Homeland...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies L. Douglas Wilder Merit Scholarship Endowment
This merit-based scholarships grew out of proceeds from two events honoring L. Douglas Wilder, the nation’s first elected African-American...
This merit-based scholarships grew out of proceeds from two events...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies Leigh E. Grosenick Scholarship
Established in 2001in memory of the school’s first director of public administration, this scholarship honors the legacy of Dr. Leigh E. Grosenick...
Established in 2001in memory of the school’s first director of public...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies Robert D. Holsworth Graduate Student Enrichment Fund
Established in 2020 by Robert D. Holsworth, Ph.D., the founding director the VCU Center for Public Policy and Wilder School. Dr. Holsworth also...
Established in 2020 by Robert D. Holsworth, Ph.D., the founding director...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies Schulz-Porter Endowed Scholarship
Established with a pledged gift from Benjamin D. Porter (B.S. in Urban Studies ’76), this scholarship will support the Urban and Regional...
Established with a pledged gift from Benjamin D. Porter (B.S. in Urban...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies Thomas C. and Cathleen C. Burke Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2018 by Thomas C. Burke, Jr. (B.S. in Elementary Education ‘79, MPA ’95) and Cathleen C. Burke to support a...
This scholarship was established in 2018 by Thomas C. Burke, Jr. (B.S....
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies Tillett Scholarship in Government and Public Affairs
Established by the Hon. Ronald L. Tillett ‘79, a former Virginia Secretary of Finance from 1996 to 2001 who later became director of Morgan Keegan...
Established by the Hon. Ronald L. Tillett ‘79, a former Virginia...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies VCPA T. Edward Temple Endowed Scholarship in Urban and Regional Planning
Named for former VCU President, first Director of the Division of State Planning, and Hopewell City Manager T. Edward Temple, who passed in 1977....
Named for former VCU President, first Director of the Division of State...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies VLGMA-T. Edward Temple Scholarship in Public Administration
Created in 1984 by the International City Management Association (later renamed the Virginia Local Government Management Association) to award...
Created in 1984 by the International City Management Association (later...
  • Deadline: 02/12/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/12/2021
Varies Judy VanSlyke Turk Endowed Scholarship
The Judy VanSlyke Turk Scholarship was established with gifts from colleagues and friends in honor of Dr. Turk’s service as director of the School...
The Judy VanSlyke Turk Scholarship was established with gifts from...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/28/2021
Varies College of Engineering Completion Grant
The Completion Grant was established in Academic Year 2019-2020 as part of the College’s Student Success Initiative, with the goal of providing...
The Completion Grant was established in Academic Year 2019-2020 as part...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2021
Loan repayment up to $20,000 max E. Eugene Carter Foundation Opportunity Award
The E. Eugene Carter Foundation provides up to $20,000 of subsidized Stafford loan repayment upon completion of a bachelor’s degree from the...
The E. Eugene Carter Foundation provides up to $20,000 of subsidized...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: Loan repayment up to $20,000 max
Deadline03/01/2021
Varies Fred P. Orelove Scholarship in Disability Studies
The Fred P. Orelove Scholarship in Disablity Studies was established by friends, family, and colleagues to honor the distinguished service of Dr....
The Fred P. Orelove Scholarship in Disablity Studies was established by...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2021
Varies Baldacci Student Experiential Learning Endowed Fund
The Baldacci Student Experiential Learning Endowed Fund grants academically promising, and hardworking students of diverse areas of study and...
The Baldacci Student Experiential Learning Endowed Fund grants...
  • Deadline: 03/05/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/05/2021
Varies 21st Century Communications Scholarship
The 21st Century Communications Scholarship was created by the members of the School of Mass Communications (now the Robertson School of Media and...
The 21st Century Communications Scholarship was created by the members...
  • Deadline: 03/14/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/14/2021
Varies A. Clinton & Lottie T. Cook Merit Scholarship
The A. Clinton and Lottie T. Cook Merit Scholarship was established by Dr. Charlotte C. Morse in honor of her parents. This is a merit-based...
The A. Clinton and Lottie T. Cook Merit Scholarship was established by...
  • Deadline: 03/14/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/14/2021
Varies Albert T. Sneden III Scholarship in Chemistry
The Albert T. Sneden III Scholarship in chemistry was established by alumni, friends and associates of Sneden upon his retirement to honor his...
The Albert T. Sneden III Scholarship in chemistry was established by...
  • Deadline: 03/14/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/14/2021
Varies Alden Aaroe Memorial Scholarship
Frances Aaroe established this fund in 1994 in memory of her husband Alden Aaroe, a broadcast journalist and one of Richmond’s most popular radio...
Frances Aaroe established this fund in 1994 in memory of her husband...
  • Deadline: 03/14/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/14/2021
Varies Altria Graduate Assistantships and Undergraduate Research Fellowships
This Fund supports undergraduate research fellowships and graduate assistantships in the Department of Chemistry. Chemistry graduate students must...
This Fund supports undergraduate research fellowships and graduate...
  • Deadline: 03/14/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/14/2021
Varies Anne Powell Satterfield Merit Scholarship
The Anne Powell Satterfield Merit Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship awarded to an incoming, full-time freshman planning to major in one of...
The Anne Powell Satterfield Merit Scholarship is a merit-based...
  • Deadline: 03/14/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/14/2021
Varies Anthropology Scholarship Fund
The Anthropology Merit Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship awarded to a rising sophomore, junior or senior with a declared major in...
The Anthropology Merit Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship awarded...
  • Deadline: 03/14/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/14/2021
Varies Ayoob-Wade Scholarship
This scholarship is to be awarded to a first-generation student pursuing a major in the Robertson School of Media and Culture who is a rising...
This scholarship is to be awarded to a first-generation student pursuing...
  • Deadline: 03/14/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/14/2021
Varies Baldacci Political Science Endowed Scholarship
The Baldacci Political Science Scholarship will provide financial support to an undergraduate student pursuing a degree in Political Science. To...
The Baldacci Political Science Scholarship will provide financial...
  • Deadline: 03/14/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/14/2021
Varies Balent-Young Publishing Scholarship
The Balent-Young Publishing Scholarship shall provide financial support to a rising junior studying in the VCU Department of English. Preference...
The Balent-Young Publishing Scholarship shall provide financial support...
  • Deadline: 03/14/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/14/2021
Varies Barbara J. Payton Scholarship
The Barbara J. Payton Scholarship will provide an annual award to a deserving undergraduate student who is from the South Hampton Roads, Virginia...
The Barbara J. Payton Scholarship will provide an annual award to a...
  • Deadline: 03/14/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/14/2021
Varies Barbara R. Souders Merit Scholarship
The Scholarship was established through a pledge from Barbara Souders in April of 2000. Ms. Souders, a double alumna of VCU, received her Bachelor...
The Scholarship was established through a pledge from Barbara Souders in...
  • Deadline: 03/14/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/14/2021
Varies Bijan Rao Scholarship in Physics
The College and the Department of Physics established the Bijan Rao Scholarship in Physics in honor of Bijan K. Rao, Ph.D., a beloved physics...
The College and the Department of Physics established the Bijan Rao...
  • Deadline: 03/14/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/14/2021
Varies Bryan DeVasher Memorial Scholarship
The Bryan DeVasher Memorial Scholarship Fund is named for the longtime journalist and inspiring journalism educator who passed away on Oct. 30,...
The Bryan DeVasher Memorial Scholarship Fund is named for the longtime...
  • Deadline: 03/14/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/14/2021
Varies Carol B. Parker Scholarship
The Carol B. Parker Scholarship will provide financial support to academically promising rising juniors or seniors majoring in Political Science....
The Carol B. Parker Scholarship will provide financial support to...
  • Deadline: 03/14/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/14/2021
Varies Chandra Broadnax-Payne Scholarship
The Chandra Broadnax-Payne Scholarship is awarded a to full-time, undergraduate mass communications student who is representative of an underserved...
The Chandra Broadnax-Payne Scholarship is awarded a to full-time,...
  • Deadline: 03/14/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/14/2021
Varies Charles and Leann Blem Scholarship in Biology
The Charles and Leann Blem Scholarship is awarded to a rising junior or senior who is majoring in biology with specific interest in vertebrates,...
The Charles and Leann Blem Scholarship is awarded to a rising junior or...
  • Deadline: 03/14/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/14/2021
Varies Chris Payne Scholarship
The Chris Payne Scholarship will provide financial support to a rising junior or senior with a minimum GPA of 3.0, studying in the broadcast...
The Chris Payne Scholarship will provide financial support to a rising...
  • Deadline: 03/14/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/14/2021
Varies College of Humanities and Sciences Alumni Merit Scholarship
The College of Humanities and Sciences Alumni Merit Scholarship will be awarded to an incoming, full-time freshman or transfer student planning to...
The College of Humanities and Sciences Alumni Merit Scholarship will be...
  • Deadline: 03/14/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/14/2021
Varies Corazzini Award in Group Process Research
The scholarship was established jointly by the Department of Psychology and University Counseling Services to honor John (Jack) Corazzini, Ph.D.,...
The scholarship was established jointly by the Department of Psychology...
  • Deadline: 03/14/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/14/2021
Varies Craig Kennedy Scholarships in History
This scholarship was established by Craig Kennedy, husband of the late Susan Estabrook Kennedy, Ph.D. Two scholarships are awarded annually....
This scholarship was established by Craig Kennedy, husband of the late...
  • Deadline: 03/14/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/14/2021
Varies Dan C. Smith Scholarship
The Dan C. Smith Scholarship will be awarded annually to support a rising sophomore, junior or senior studying world spiritual traditions with a...
The Dan C. Smith Scholarship will be awarded annually to support a...
  • Deadline: 03/14/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/14/2021
$1,900.00 David F. Ingraham Scholarship
The Richmond Chromatography Discussion Group established the David F. Ingraham Scholarship with gifts in 1995. The fund honors the memory of David...
The Richmond Chromatography Discussion Group established the David F....
  • Deadline: 03/14/2021
  • Award: $1,900.00
Deadline03/14/2021