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Opportunities Table
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Varies Alice Cabell Horsley Parker Scholarship in Craft & Material Studies
The Alice Cabell Horsley Parker Scholarship was established to honor her memory and legacy as a student and patron of the arts. Alice Parker...
The Alice Cabell Horsley Parker Scholarship was established to honor her...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Allan A. Eastman Founders in the School of the Arts
Established by several donors in the 1960s, the Allan A. Eastman Founders Fund honors Mr. Eastman, founding Chairman of the Crafts Department. The...
Established by several donors in the 1960s, the Allan A. Eastman...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Andrew Gehr West Scholarship in Craft & Material Studies
Established in 1994 by family and friends, the Andrew Gehr West Scholarship honors the memory of Andrew West, a 1987 alumnus. The scholarship is...
Established in 1994 by family and friends, the Andrew Gehr West...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Barbara Ellen Powers Memorial Scholarship in Craft & Material Studies
The Barbara Ellen Powers Scholarship supports full-time upperclassmen including graduate students in the Departments of Art History, Painting and...
The Barbara Ellen Powers Scholarship supports full-time upperclassmen...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
$500.00 Bruce M. Koplin Award in Museum Studies
The Bruce M. Koplin Award in Art History was created by gifts received in Mr. Koplin’s memory at the time of his death. The Bruce Koplin award will...
The Bruce M. Koplin Award in Art History was created by gifts received...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Charles Allan Harris Merit Scholarship in Cinema
The Charles Allan Harris Cinema Scholarship was established in 2000 by Dr. Louis and Mrs. Ruth Harris to provide financial assistance to deserving...
The Charles Allan Harris Cinema Scholarship was established in 2000 by...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Christopher Bell Scholarship
The Christopher Bell Scholarship was established in 2004 in memory of Christopher Bell, an alumnus from the VCU School of the Arts. The scholarship...
The Christopher Bell Scholarship was established in 2004 in memory of...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Clarence B. and Nell G. Williams Scholarship
The Clarence B. and Nell G. Williams Scholarship in the Arts was established in 2001 by VCU alumni Martha W. Rhodes and John D. Rhodes. The...
The Clarence B. and Nell G. Williams Scholarship in the Arts was...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Covington Travel Scholarship in the School of the Arts
The Covington Travel Scholarship in the Arts is awarded to full-time students in the School of the Arts who show excellence in their discipline,...
The Covington Travel Scholarship in the Arts is awarded to full-time...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Deborah S. Ferguson Memorial Scholarship in the School of the Arts
The parents of Deborah S. Ferguson, Mr. and Mrs. James Ferguson, along with other family members and friends, have established the Deborah S....
The parents of Deborah S. Ferguson, Mr. and Mrs. James Ferguson, along...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies E. I. Kirkland Scholarship in Painting + Printmaking
The E. I. Kirkland Scholarship in Painting and Printmaking was established in memory of Elizabeth Ingraham. The scholarship is awarded to graduate...
The E. I. Kirkland Scholarship in Painting and Printmaking was...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Esther Elizabeth Motz Memorial Scholarship
The Esther Elizabeth Motz Memorial Scholarship was established in 2001 in memory of Esther Motz, an alumna of the VCU School of the Arts. The...
The Esther Elizabeth Motz Memorial Scholarship was established in 2001...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Etta and Bernie Edwards Endowment for the Arts, Painting + Printmaking
The Etta and Bernie Edwards Endowment for the Arts was established by Mrs. Etta P. Edwards, who graduated from the School of the Arts in 1970. A...
The Etta and Bernie Edwards Endowment for the Arts was established by...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Fredrika and Paul Jacobs Graduate Merit Scholarship in Art History
The Fredrika and Paul Jacobs Merit Scholarship Fund in Art History was established by the Jacobs’s in 1996. Dr. Fredrika Jacobs has been a member...
The Fredrika and Paul Jacobs Merit Scholarship Fund in Art History was...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Gerald Donato Endowed Scholarship in Painting + Printmaking
The Gerald Donato Scholarship was established in 2016 by Joan Gaustad in memory of her husband, Gerald Donato, who taught at VCUarts for many...
The Gerald Donato Scholarship was established in 2016 by Joan Gaustad in...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies James Bradford Scholarship in Painting + Printmaking
The James Bradford Scholarship was established in 1997, in memory of Painting and Printmaking faculty member James Bradford. Bradford was a...
The James Bradford Scholarship was established in 1997, in memory of...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Jennifer Jones Hundley Graduate Theatre Scholarship
The Jennifer Jones Hundley Graduate Theatre Scholarship was established in 2005 by her father, William O. Jones, to honor Jennifer (MFA Theatre,...
The Jennifer Jones Hundley Graduate Theatre Scholarship was established...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Jett Higham Costume Design/Technology Scholarship
The Jett Higham Costume Design/Technology Scholarship was created by Toni Leslie James in 2014 to establish scholarship support for undergraduate...
The Jett Higham Costume Design/Technology Scholarship was created by...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Lillian & Nathan Reiss Scholarship in Painting + Printmaking
Recipient must be a full time student majoring in Painting + Printmaking the semester of the award. This scholarship will rotate between...
Recipient must be a full time student majoring in Painting + Printmaking...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Margaret M. Scruggs Endowed Scholarship in Fashion Design + Merchandising
The Margaret M. Scruggs Endowed Scholarship Fund is awarded to full-time juniors or seniors based on merit and need. The award is rotated between...
The Margaret M. Scruggs Endowed Scholarship Fund is awarded to full-time...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Marvin Sims Memorial Scholarship
The Marvin Sims Memorial Scholarship Fund was established by family, friends, and colleagues of Marvin Sims, who passed away in 2003. Marvin was...
The Marvin Sims Memorial Scholarship Fund was established by family,...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Maurice Bonds Scholarship in Painting + Printmaking
The Bonds funds are the legacy of Josephine S. Bonds and Professor Emeritus Maurice Bonds. Mrs. Josephine S. Bonds was a 1955 alumna of Richmond...
The Bonds funds are the legacy of Josephine S. Bonds and Professor...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Peachtree Award in the Visual Arts, Craft & Material Studies
An anonymous alumnus of the School of the Arts established the Peachtree Awards in 1999. The Fund supports students in the Departments of Sculpture...
An anonymous alumnus of the School of the Arts established the Peachtree...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Peachtree Award in the Visual Arts, Painting + Printmaking
An anonymous alumnus of the School of the Arts established the Peachtree Awards in 1999. The Fund supports students in the Departments of Sculpture...
An anonymous alumnus of the School of the Arts established the Peachtree...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Peachtree Award in the Visual Arts, Sculpture + Extended Media
An anonymous alumnus of the School of the Arts established the Peachtree Awards in 1999. The Fund supports students in the Departments of Sculpture...
An anonymous alumnus of the School of the Arts established the Peachtree...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Reynolds Gallery Scholarship in Sculpture + Extended Media
The Reynolds Gallery Scholarship Fund was established by Bev and David Reynolds. The owner of the Reynolds Gallery, Bev was a longtime supporter of...
The Reynolds Gallery Scholarship Fund was established by Bev and David...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Richard and William Newdick Theatre Scholarship
The Richard and William Newdick Scholarship was established in 2009 by Richard Newdick. The Newdick Scholarship is awarded to meritorious...
The Richard and William Newdick Scholarship was established in 2009 by...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Richard Carlyon Student Research Fund for Independent Study, Art History
The Richard Carlyon Student Research Fund for Independent Study was established in honor of Richard Carlyon, who taught at VCU’s School of the Arts...
The Richard Carlyon Student Research Fund for Independent Study was...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Robert and Joye Ledford Undergraduate Scholarship in Graphic Design
The Robert and Joye Ledford Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarships were established by Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Ledford, Jr. Mr. Ledford is a 1965...
The Robert and Joye Ledford Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarships were...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Sara Belle and Neil November Scholarship in Theatre
The Sara Belle and Neil November Scholarship in Theatre was established by Sara Belle and Neil November benefiting the Department of Theatre. The...
The Sara Belle and Neil November Scholarship in Theatre was established...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Theresa Pollak Scholarship in the School of the Arts
The Theresa Pollak Scholarship was established by Dr. Pollak in 1994 and endowed by her friends, family, and colleagues. Dr. Pollak was one of...
The Theresa Pollak Scholarship was established by Dr. Pollak in 1994 and...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Thomas John Keller Scholarship for Theatre Students
The Thomas John Keller Endowed Scholarship in Theater honors the memory of Thomas Keller, a 2007 alumnus of the School of the Arts. The scholarship...
The Thomas John Keller Endowed Scholarship in Theater honors the memory...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
$2,000.00 VCUarts Dean’s Scholarship in Cinema
Any undergraduate arts student with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 in their major and minimum 3.0 overall GPA, who shows exemplary focus and...
Any undergraduate arts student with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 in...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline09/04/2020
$2,000.00 VCUarts Dean’s Scholarship in Painting + Printmaking
Any undergraduate arts student with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 in their major and minimum 3.0 overall GPA, who shows exemplary focus and...
Any undergraduate arts student with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 in...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Vernon Daniel Smith Memorial Scholarship in Graphic Design
GrafikCommunications, Ltd. established this award honoring Mr. Smith, an exceptional student, in 1986 for juniors and seniors studying...
GrafikCommunications, Ltd. established this award honoring Mr. Smith, an...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies Vikki Katen Memorial Scholarship in Sculpture
The Vikki Katen Memorial Scholarship in Sculpture honors the memory of Vikki Katen, a cum laude graduate of the School of the Arts. The scholarship...
The Vikki Katen Memorial Scholarship in Sculpture honors the memory of...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
Varies William B. Clopton Scholarship in the School of the Arts
William B. Clopton established the William B. Clopton Scholarship Fund in the School of the Arts. Mr. Clopton is the father of the late Boyd...
William B. Clopton established the William B. Clopton Scholarship Fund...
  • Deadline: 09/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline09/04/2020
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: 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 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 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 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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: 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