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Opportunities Table
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Varies Allen N. Lewis Scholarship in Art Education
The Allen N. Lewis Scholarship provides financial support and personal encouragement to Art Education majors who intend to become teachers at the...
The Allen N. Lewis Scholarship provides financial support and personal...
  • Deadline: 12/05/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/05/2021
Varies Ruth Hibbs Hyland Scholarship in Art Education
Established in 1972 by Mr. Fred T. Hyland in honor of his wife, Ruth Hibbs Hyland, the Hyland Scholarship is designated for sophomores, juniors,...
Established in 1972 by Mr. Fred T. Hyland in honor of his wife, Ruth...
  • Deadline: 12/05/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/05/2021
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: 12/07/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/07/2021
Varies Kym Franklin Scholarship in Theater
Established in 1999, the Kym Franklin Memorial Scholarship honors the memory of Kym Franklin, a 1991 magna cum laude graduate of the Theatre...
Established in 1999, the Kym Franklin Memorial Scholarship honors the...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/17/2021
Varies Theatre VCU Alumni Scholarship
The Theatre VCU Alumni Scholarship was established to assist students in the Theatre Department. The scholarship is awarded to outstanding theatre...
The Theatre VCU Alumni Scholarship was established to assist students in...
  • Deadline: 12/17/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/17/2021
Varies Board of Visitors Scholarship
The Virginia Commonwealth University Board of Visitors has established the Board of Visitors Scholarship to recognize the achievements of an...
The Virginia Commonwealth University Board of Visitors has established...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/31/2021
$0.00 CoLAB's Digital Tech Credential Scholarship
The CoLAB’s Digital Tech Credential Scholarship is to provide support to diverse student populations with a preference for those that have...
The CoLAB’s Digital Tech Credential Scholarship is to provide support to...
  • Deadline: 01/03/2022
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/03/2022
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: 01/31/2022
  • Award: Loan repayment up to $20,000 max
Deadline01/31/2022
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: 02/15/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2022
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: 02/15/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2022
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: 02/15/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2022
Varies Eva S. Hardy Scholarship in Public Administration
Established by Eva S. Hardy in 2007, The Eva S. Hardy Scholarship in Public Administration shall be awarded to meritorious graduate students in the...
Established by Eva S. Hardy in 2007, The Eva S. Hardy Scholarship in...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2022
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: 02/15/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2022
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: 02/15/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2022
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: 02/15/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2022
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: 02/15/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2022
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: 02/15/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2022
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: 02/15/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2022
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: 02/15/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2022
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: 02/15/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2022
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: 02/15/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2022
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: 02/15/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2022
varies Lindsey and Larry Bowman Scholarship in Criminal Justice
The Lindsey and Larry Bowman (B.S. in Administration of Justice & Public Safety ‘73; M.S. in Administration of Justice & Public Safety ‘82)...
The Lindsey and Larry Bowman (B.S. in Administration of Justice & Public...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2022
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/15/2022
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: 02/15/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2022
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: 02/15/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2022
Varies Tillett Scholarship in Government and Public Affairs
Established by the Hon. Ronald L. Tillett (B.S. in Urban and Regional Studies ’79), a former Virginia Secretary of Finance from 1996 to 2001 who...
Established by the Hon. Ronald L. Tillett (B.S. in Urban and Regional...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2022
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: 02/15/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2022
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: 02/15/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2022
Varies Adelante Scholarship: Sirviendo la Comunidad Hispana
Created in 2012 by the VCU School of Social Work for full-or part-time upper-level B.S.W. or M.S.W student to help fulfill the need for more...
Created in 2012 by the VCU School of Social Work for full-or part-time...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Anne Fischer Scholarship Fund in the School of Social Work
Established through a gift from Anne Fischer (M.S.W. ’47), a former caseworker with a long history of social work practice in the Richmond area for...
Established through a gift from Anne Fischer (M.S.W. ’47), a former...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$1,100.00 Bill Jordan and Donna Knicely Scholarship
To support first generation or non-traditional students at VCU.
To support first generation or non-traditional students at VCU.
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,100.00
Varies Cesare and Ida Sclarandis Fund
This scholarship, for full- or part-time B.S.W. and M.S.W. students, was established in 2007 to support the Community Service Alliance initiative...
This scholarship, for full- or part-time B.S.W. and M.S.W. students, was...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies David N. Saunders Legislative Internship Fund
The School of Social Work awards the David N. Saunders Legislative Award to graduating students in the School of Social Work based on academic...
The School of Social Work awards the David N. Saunders Legislative Award...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Dr. A. Gaynelle Whitlock Scholarship
The Whitlock Scholarship honors the late Dr. Gaynelle Whitlock, former associate dean of the School of Education. It was established by Dr....
The Whitlock Scholarship honors the late Dr. Gaynelle Whitlock, former...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Dr. David P. Beverly Memorial Scholarship Fund
Established in 2013 to help VCU School of Social Work students focusing on community action and organization. Beverly was deeply committed to the...
Established in 2013 to help VCU School of Social Work students focusing...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Elaine Rothenberg Award Fund
The Elaine Z. Rothenberg Memorial Scholarship provides financial assistance to students pursuing a BSW, MSW, or PhD at the School of Social Work....
The Elaine Z. Rothenberg Memorial Scholarship provides financial...
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  • Award: Varies
Varies Emmett W. Cocke, Jr. Scholarship
Established in 2000, The Emmett W. Cocke, Jr., Scholarship awards to full-time graduate students who have completed at least one semester committed...
Established in 2000, The Emmett W. Cocke, Jr., Scholarship awards to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Fostering Success Scholarship
Established in 2014, The Fostering Success Scholarship provides tuition support for full- or part-time Bachelor of Social Work (upper-level) or...
Established in 2014, The Fostering Success Scholarship provides tuition...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Frank and Patricia Baskind Gift-Giving Scholarship for Students with Special Needs
Established in 2010, The Frank and Patricia Baskind Gift-Giving Scholarship for Students with Special Needs awarded to part- and full-time B.S.W.,...
Established in 2010, The Frank and Patricia Baskind Gift-Giving...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Hans S. Falck Scholarship
The School of Social Work awards the Hans S. Falck Scholarship to registered Ph.D. student who has successfully passed their comprehensive...
The School of Social Work awards the Hans S. Falck Scholarship to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Hurtado Family Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2009, The Hurtado Family Endowed Scholarship supports students who demonstrate potential success and leadership in the profession....
Established in 2009, The Hurtado Family Endowed Scholarship supports...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Joanne Kerbs Caramanica Scholarship
Established in 2017 The Joanne Kerbs Caramanica Scholarship supports M.S.W students who are specifically studying micro/clinical social work with a...
Established in 2017 The Joanne Kerbs Caramanica Scholarship supports...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$400.00 Judy M. Thomas "Dr. T." B.S.W. Scholarship
The Judy M. Thomas “Dr. T.” BSW Scholarship was established in 2019 with a gift from Drs. Judy Thomas and Scott Vrana. Dr. Thomas is a faculty...
The Judy M. Thomas “Dr. T.” BSW Scholarship was established in 2019 with...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $400.00
Varies Katherine Gomez Nelson Scholarship
Provides funding for students transferring from a community college to the School of Business and show demonstrated financial need.
Provides funding for students transferring from a community college to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Kimberly K. Giancaspro Scholarship
Established in 2016, The Kimberly Giancaspro Scholarship supports M.S.W. students pursuing a career with a focus on mental health and advocacy and...
Established in 2016, The Kimberly Giancaspro Scholarship supports M.S.W....
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Martin S. Schwartz Scholarship
The Martin Schwartz Scholarship is awarded to part-time Master of Social Work students with a demonstrated interest in clinical social work practice.
The Martin Schwartz Scholarship is awarded to part-time Master of Social...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Mel C. Whipple Scholarship
The Mel Whipple Scholarship is awarded to Masters of Social Work students who possess an understanding of African-American culture and who have an...
The Mel Whipple Scholarship is awarded to Masters of Social Work...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$0.00 Opportunity VCU Scholarship
Adult learners and non-traditional students are eligible to apply to the Opportunity VCU Scholarship. Adult learners are 25 years or older when...
Adult learners and non-traditional students are eligible to apply to the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $0.00
Varies Pamela B. Nystrom Memorial Scholarship Fund
Established in 2003, The Pamela B. Nystrom Memorial Scholarship Fund supports full- or part-time, upper-level B.S.W. students with demonstrated...
Established in 2003, The Pamela B. Nystrom Memorial Scholarship Fund...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Rachel Wilkerson Memorial Scholarship
The Rachel Wilkerson Memorial Scholarship is awarded to full- or part-time M.S.W. students who have completed at least one semester of the program,...
The Rachel Wilkerson Memorial Scholarship is awarded to full- or...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies