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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Harrell-Benson Scholarship
The Harrell-Benson Scholarship will provide scholarship funding for students pursuing an undergraduate major, minor or concentration in the...
The Harrell-Benson Scholarship will provide scholarship funding for...
  • Deadline: 10/05/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/05/2018
Varies Carole M. Weinstein Scholarship Fund for MFA and Creative Writing Programs
The Carole M. Weinstein Scholarship Fund for MFA and Creative Writing Programs will be awarded in support of fellowships for MFA Creative Writing...
The Carole M. Weinstein Scholarship Fund for MFA and Creative Writing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Academic Excellence Award
The Academic Excellence Award will provide an award to an outstanding junior who is a major or minor in the Department of Gender, Sexuality, and...
The Academic Excellence Award will provide an award to an outstanding...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Alan Vance Briceland Scholarship
The Alan Vance Briceland Scholarship was established by Alan Briceland, Ph.D., professor emeritus of history. The scholarship will be awarded to a...
The Alan Vance Briceland Scholarship was established by Alan Briceland,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Altria Graduate Assistantships in Chemistry
Altria Graduate Assistantships in Chemistry are awarded to Chemistry graduate students who have completed their cumulative exams and thesis proposal.
Altria Graduate Assistantships in Chemistry are awarded to Chemistry...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Anthropology Merit Scholarship
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Baker Award Fund
The Baker Award Fund provides funding for a deserving student who has participated in undergraduate research in the Chemistry Department at VCU.
The Baker Award Fund provides funding for a deserving student who has...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Claudia Emerson Scholarship Fund
The Claudia Emerson Scholarship Fund is awarded to students in the poetry or creative nonfiction program in the Department of English within the...
The Claudia Emerson Scholarship Fund is awarded to students in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Craig Sirles MA in English Scholarship
The Craig Sirles MA in English Scholarship will be awarded annually to an incoming first year graduate student engaged in literary study who is...
The Craig Sirles MA in English Scholarship will be awarded annually to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dabney and Joseph Cortina Scholarship
The Dabney and Joseph Cortina Scholarship will be awarded to rising undergraduate juniors or seniors pursuing a degree within the VCU Robertson...
The Dabney and Joseph Cortina Scholarship will be awarded to rising...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Daniel P. Jordan Scholarship In History
The Daniel P. Jordan Scholarship was established by William H. Mattox to honor the teaching, mentoring, scholarship and inspiration of Daniel...
The Daniel P. Jordan Scholarship was established by William H. Mattox to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies 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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies David R. Brenner Scholarship
The family of David R. Brenner established the David R. Brenner Fund and Scholarship in memory of their son. This scholarship shall be awarded...
The family of David R. Brenner established the David R. Brenner Fund and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dean's Award for Academic Excellence
The Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence is awarded to a rising junior or senior majoring in an area of study in the College of Humanities and...
The Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence is awarded to a rising junior...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Deborah Braffman Schroeder Research Scholarship
Established in memoriam in 1990 by the family of Deborah Braffman Schroeder, a former Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Psychology, this...
Established in memoriam in 1990 by the family of Deborah Braffman...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Department of Chemistry Merit Scholarship
The Department of Chemistry Merit Scholarship will be awarded to an incoming, full-time freshman planning to major in Chemistry. The scholarship...
The Department of Chemistry Merit Scholarship will be awarded to an...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Department of Foreign Languages Merit Scholarship
The Department of Foreign Languages Merit Scholarship will be awarded to an incoming, full-time freshman planning to major in Foreign Languages....
The Department of Foreign Languages Merit Scholarship will be awarded to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Department of History Merit Scholarship
The Department of History Merit Scholarship will be awarded to an incoming, full-time freshman or transfer student planning to major in History....
The Department of History Merit Scholarship will be awarded to an...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Department of Kinesiology and Health Sciences Doctoral Scholarship
The Department of Kinesiology and Health Sciences Doctoral Scholarship provides a limited number of tuition awards to deserving Ph.D. students....
The Department of Kinesiology and Health Sciences Doctoral Scholarship...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Distinguished Chemist Fund
The Distinguished Chemist Fund recognizes and funds undergraduate and graduate scholarships for students who demonstrate distinguished performance...
The Distinguished Chemist Fund recognizes and funds undergraduate and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dr. Christina Turner Award Endowment
The Dr. Christina Turner Writing Award was established in 2008 and commemorates the lifelong achievements of Turner in teaching. Turner was a...
The Dr. Christina Turner Writing Award was established in 2008 and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dr. L. Terry Oggel Scholarship
The Dr. L. Terry Oggel Scholarship shall provide scholarship funds to students in good standing pursuing a Master of Arts in English in the VCU...
The Dr. L. Terry Oggel Scholarship shall provide scholarship funds to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dr. Peter Zucker Scholarship
The Dr. Peter Zucker Scholarship shall provide one scholarship per year for one Department of Psychology graduate student who plans to or has...
The Dr. Peter Zucker Scholarship shall provide one scholarship per year...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Dr. Teri Stockham Scholarship in Forensic Toxicology
The Dr. Teri Stockham Scholarship in Forensic Toxicology provides financial support to a graduate student pursuing a Master of Science in Forensic...
The Dr. Teri Stockham Scholarship in Forensic Toxicology provides...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Drs. Billy L. Stump and Raphael M. Ottenbrite Fellowship in Chemistry
This scholarship was established to honor the teaching, scholarship and mentoring of Billy Stump, Ph.D., (posthumous) and Raphael Ottenbrite,...
This scholarship was established to honor the teaching, scholarship and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies E. Allan Brown Scholarship Fund
To honor E. Allan Brown, department chair from 1951-70, friends established this scholarship bearing his name. The scholarship is awarded to a...
To honor E. Allan Brown, department chair from 1951-70, friends...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ed and Jo Pritchett Scholarship
The Ed and Jo Pritchett Scholarship will annually award a full-time student with a grade point average of 3.25 or higher majoring in print,...
The Ed and Jo Pritchett Scholarship will annually award a full-time...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Elizabeth A. Fries Scholarship in Psychology
Dr. Elizabeth A. Fries (1963-2005) was a VCU associate professor of psychology, co-director of cancer control at the VCU Massey Cancer Center and a...
Dr. Elizabeth A. Fries (1963-2005) was a VCU associate professor of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Evelyn E. Gunst Scholarship Fund
Established by an anonymous donor in 1998 in honor of Evelyn E. Gunst, this scholarship is awarded to a master’s-level graduate student in the...
Established by an anonymous donor in 1998 in honor of Evelyn E. Gunst,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies George S. Loder Scholarship
The George S. Loder Scholarship will be awarded annually to a student in good academic standing in the Richard T. Robertson School of Media and...
The George S. Loder Scholarship will be awarded annually to a student in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies George T. Crutchfield Journalism Scholarship
This fund was created in 1989 by friends and family of George T. Crutchfield, a faculty member and former director of the School of Mass...
This fund was created in 1989 by friends and family of George T....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Gerald and Susan Bass Scholarship
Upon his retirement from the Department of Chemistry in 1998, R. Gerald Bass, Ph.D., and his wife Susan established this endowment. The scholarship...
Upon his retirement from the Department of Chemistry in 1998, R. Gerald...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Goldie S. Zimberg Scholarship
The Goldie S. Zimberg Scholarship will provide tuition assistance to a student who is starting or returning to school later in life. It will be...
The Goldie S. Zimberg Scholarship will provide tuition assistance to a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Harkirat and Vijaylaxmi Singh Scholarship
The Harkirat and Vijaylaxmi Singh Scholarship will be awarded to an undergraduate science major.
The Harkirat and Vijaylaxmi Singh Scholarship will be awarded to an...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Harold and Laura Greer Scholarship in History
For several decades, Professor Harold Greer was an award-winning teacher of Latin American history at VCU. The scholarship, established in 2012 by...
For several decades, Professor Harold Greer was an award-winning teacher...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Initiatives of the Bersoff Scholarship Funds in the College of Humanities and Sciences
Funded with gifts from Edward Bersoff, Ph.D., a former member of the VCU Board of Visitors, this scholarship is awarded to any student within the...
Funded with gifts from Edward Bersoff, Ph.D., a former member of the VCU...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies International Studies Program Merit Scholarship
The International Studies Program Merit Scholarship will be awarded to an incoming, full-time freshman planning to major in International and Area...
The International Studies Program Merit Scholarship will be awarded to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Italian Studies Fund
The Italian Studies Scholarship is open to students of Italian Studies with an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher. There are two scholarship...
The Italian Studies Scholarship is open to students of Italian Studies...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended