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Opportunities Table
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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...
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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....
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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$1,000 iChemLabs Award
The iChemLabs award will be given to an undergraduate chemistry major with an interest in software programming. Preference will be given to...
The iChemLabs award will be given to an undergraduate chemistry major...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Varies James T. Moore Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship was established in 2008 by faculty and faculty emeriti of the Department of History, the College of Humanities and Sciences and...
This scholarship was established in 2008 by faculty and faculty emeriti...
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Varies James V. Quagliano Fellowship in Chemistry
The family of James V. Quagliano, Ph.D., established this endowment in 2005 in his memory. Quagliano was the husband of Lidia M. Vallarino...
The family of James V. Quagliano, Ph.D., established this endowment in...
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Varies Jane Dowrick and Michael Whitlow Scholarship
The Jane Dowrick and Michael Whitlow Scholarship in the Robertson School of Media and Culture will encourage and reward students with high...
The Jane Dowrick and Michael Whitlow Scholarship in the Robertson School...
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Varies Janet D. Sheridan Scholarship
This scholarship was established by an anonymous donor in 1998 in honor of adjunct professor Janet Sheridan. It is awarded to a language major with...
This scholarship was established by an anonymous donor in 1998 in honor...
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Varies Jean Roy Riely Fund Scholarship
Jean Roy Riely (B.A. ’81, M.A. ’84) created this fund in 1992. It is awarded to a female rising junior or senior English major who has completed...
Jean Roy Riely (B.A. ’81, M.A. ’84) created this fund in 1992. It is...
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Varies Joan Rexinger Scholarship
The College of Humanities and Sciences will award the Joan Rexinger Scholarship annually to a full-time rising junior or senior with a minimum GPA...
The College of Humanities and Sciences will award the Joan Rexinger...
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Varies John F. & June A. Moriarty Merit Scholarship
Dr. Laura J. Moriarty created this scholarship in May, 2000, in honor of her parents John F. and June A. Moriarty. Dr. Moriarty was former...
Dr. Laura J. Moriarty created this scholarship in May, 2000, in honor of...
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Varies John P. Hill Award for the Study of Adolescent Development
This scholarship was established in 1989 in honor of John P. Hill, Ph.D., former Department of Psychology chair and internationally acclaimed...
This scholarship was established in 1989 in honor of John P. Hill,...
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Varies Jon & Wendy Baker Award
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...
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Varies Joseph S. Mason Scholarship
Richard (B.S. ‘83) and Elizabeth (B.S. ’84) Mason created this scholarship fund in 1994 in honor of Richard Mason’s father, Joseph. It is awarded...
Richard (B.S. ‘83) and Elizabeth (B.S. ’84) Mason created this...
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Varies Julia Halley Latane Scholarship
In memory of their aunt Julia Latane, Susan R. Daves and Kate R. Forbes established this scholarship in 1986 for degree-seeking working adults. The...
In memory of their aunt Julia Latane, Susan R. Daves and Kate R. Forbes...
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Varies Kathleen and Holton List Merit Scholarship
The Kathleen and Holton List Merit Scholarship was established by a gift from Dr. Margaret L. DuVall (MS ’81, PhD ’84) in honor of her parents. The...
The Kathleen and Holton List Merit Scholarship was established by a gift...
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Varies Keller-Emerson Interdisciplinary Research Fund
The Keller-Emerson Interdisciplinary Research Fund shall be awarded to an undergraduate, full-time student in good academic standing in the College...
The Keller-Emerson Interdisciplinary Research Fund shall be awarded to...
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Varies Kelly Marie York Scholarship
The Kelly Marie York Scholarship was created by family and friends in memory of Kelly Marie York, who was a Biology major at VCU. This scholarship...
The Kelly Marie York Scholarship was created by family and friends in...
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Varies Kinesiology and Health Sciences Scholarship
Endowed in the spring of 1994, the Kinesiology and Health Sciences Scholarship is awarded to an outstanding student majoring in Kinesiology and...
Endowed in the spring of 1994, the Kinesiology and Health Sciences...
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Varies Lewis C. Goldstein Award of Excellence
The endowment honors professor emeritus Dr. Lewis C. Goldstein. Dr. Goldstein joined the faculty of Richmond Professional Institute in 1955 and...
The endowment honors professor emeritus Dr. Lewis C. Goldstein. Dr....
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Varies Lidia M. Vallarino Scholarship in Chemistry
Lidia M. Vallarino-Quagliano, Ph.D., was a professor in the VCU Department of Chemistry for 22 years. This scholarship was established by her sons...
Lidia M. Vallarino-Quagliano, Ph.D., was a professor in the VCU...
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Varies Lincoln Financial Media Journalism Scholarship
The Lincoln Financial Media Journalism Scholarship will be awarded to undergraduate students who have completed at least 60 hours in a program of...
The Lincoln Financial Media Journalism Scholarship will be awarded to...
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Varies Marc Noble Scholarship in the History of Technology
The Marc Noble Scholarship in the History of Technology is endowed through a gift from Marc Noble, a VCU History major who made a successful career...
The Marc Noble Scholarship in the History of Technology is endowed...
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Varies Marika L. Byrd Merit Scholarship
Established by Marika L. Byrd, a graduate of the Nontraditional Studies Program who served as a member and former president of the Nontraditional...
Established by Marika L. Byrd, a graduate of the Nontraditional Studies...
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Varies Martha Jolly Grant Scholarship
The Martha Jolly Grant Scholarship was established in the School of Mass Communications (now the Robertson School of Media and Culture) at Virginia...
The Martha Jolly Grant Scholarship was established in the School of Mass...
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Varies Martin Agency Endowed Scholarship
The Martin Agency Endowed Scholarship is awarded to a rising senior minority student majoring in advertising or public relations.
The Martin Agency Endowed Scholarship is awarded to a rising senior...
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Varies Mary Lou Gibson Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship was established by J. Larry Gibson in honor of his wife, Mary Lou Gibson, who died on Feb.11, 2002. She was a retired adjunct...
This scholarship was established by J. Larry Gibson in honor of his...
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Varies Meadows L. Phillips & Thomas H. Weatherford Veterans Scholarship
The Meadows L. Phillips and Thomas H. Weatherford Veterans Scholarship was established in 2005 through a memorial gift from Mr. and Mrs. David...
The Meadows L. Phillips and Thomas H. Weatherford Veterans Scholarship...
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Varies Melvin V. Lubman Scholarship
The Melvin V. Lubman Scholarship was established in his memory by his wife, Mrs. Golde Lubman Feldman. Lubman focused his teaching on industrial...
The Melvin V. Lubman Scholarship was established in his memory by his...
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Varies Miles F. Johnson Award of Excellence
The award was established in 2008 through a gift from Dr. Miles F. Johnson, Professor Emeritus and Former Chair of the Department of Biology. The...
The award was established in 2008 through a gift from Dr. Miles F....
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Varies Nguyen-Ninh Partial Scholarship
Awarded to a rising junior or senior who is majoring in biology, this scholarship was established by Duc T. and Hang N. Nguyen to honor the faculty...
Awarded to a rising junior or senior who is majoring in biology, this...
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Varies Pambianchi-Musick Merit Scholarship
The Pambianchi-Musick Merit Scholarship was established by Beth P. Musick, BS ’81. This is a merit-based scholarship awarded to an incoming,...
The Pambianchi-Musick Merit Scholarship was established by Beth P....
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Varies Paul and Elizabeth Moriarty Merit Scholarship
The scholarship was established in 2000 through a pledge from Dr. Patrick J. Moriarty, a 1990 alumnus of VCU, and his wife, Dr. Robin R. G....
The scholarship was established in 2000 through a pledge from Dr....
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Varies Penelope Warren Briceland Scholarship
The Penelope Warren Briceland Scholarship is established in her memory by her husband, Alan Briceland, Ph.D. For over 20 years, Penelope Briceland...
The Penelope Warren Briceland Scholarship is established in her memory...
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Varies Pierluigi Antonio Menna Scholarship in Psychology
The Pierluigi Antonio Menna Scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate or graduate student in Psychology. The student should have a GPA of 3.0 or...
The Pierluigi Antonio Menna Scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate...
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Varies Robert Beverly Orndorff Endowment
Established by Media General/Richmond Newspapers Inc. in 1997, this scholarship honors former science and medicine reporter for the Richmond...
Established by Media General/Richmond Newspapers Inc. in 1997, this...
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Varies Roy E. and Irene S. Roby Scholarship
The Roy E. and Irene S. Roby Scholarship was created to support students in the Anthropology program in the College of Humanities and Sciences, and...
The Roy E. and Irene S. Roby Scholarship was created to support students...
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Varies Rozanne Garrett Epps Undergraduate Scholarship
Established by friends and Epps family members, this scholarship is named for Rozanne Garrett Epps, former director of evening and off-campus...
Established by friends and Epps family members, this scholarship is...
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Varies Scholarship for Womens Studies International Experiences
Established by an anonymous donor, this scholarship provides funding for a deserving student to participate in gender, sexuality, and women’s...
Established by an anonymous donor, this scholarship provides funding for...
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Varies Scott Stevens Scholarship
Clinton Smith, a popular Richmond radio personality known as Scott Stevens, was a member of the adjunct faculty in the School of Mass...
Clinton Smith, a popular Richmond radio personality known as Scott...
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Varies Short Pump Ruritan/Civic Foundation Scholarship
The Short Pump Ruritan/Civic Foundation Scholarship will provide an annual scholarship to a student of the VCU College of Humanities and Sciences...
The Short Pump Ruritan/Civic Foundation Scholarship will provide an...
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Varies Sociology Public Engagement and Personal Needs Scholarship
This scholarship will provide financial support to students with a major in the Department of Sociology who are in good academic standing with...
This scholarship will provide financial support to students with a major...
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Varies Sociology Scholarship Fund
The Sociology Merit Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship awarded annually to a rising sophomore, junior or senior with a declared major in...
The Sociology Merit Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship awarded...
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