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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Stephen D. & Lisa G. Gottfredson Merit Scholarship
The Stephen D. and Lisa G. Gottfredson Merit Scholarship was established by Dr. Stephen D. Gottfredson, former Dean of the VCU College of...
The Stephen D. and Lisa G. Gottfredson Merit Scholarship was established...
  • Deadline: 02/29/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/29/2020
Varies Susan Estabrook Kennedy Memorial Scholarship
The College established the Susan Estabrook Kennedy Memorial Scholarship in honor of Susan E. Kennedy, Ph.D., who is remembered as a ‘woman of...
The College established the Susan Estabrook Kennedy Memorial Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 02/29/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/29/2020
Varies T. Edward Temple and Polly D. Temple Writing Award
The late Morton Wallerstein created this scholarship in 1976 in honor of T. Edward and Polly D. Temple. The scholarships is awarded to a rising...
The late Morton Wallerstein created this scholarship in 1976 in honor of...
  • Deadline: 02/29/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/29/2020
Varies The Schiltz Family Merit Scholarship
The Schiltz Family Merit Scholarship in Health and Physical Education will be awarded annually to an incoming, full-time freshman planning to major...
The Schiltz Family Merit Scholarship in Health and Physical Education...
  • Deadline: 02/29/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/29/2020
Varies Thelma Sara Biddle Scholarship
Established in memory of Thelma Sara Biddle, Ph.D., who taught in Richmond area public schools and then in the department for two decades before...
Established in memory of Thelma Sara Biddle, Ph.D., who taught in...
  • Deadline: 02/29/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/29/2020
Varies Tiramisu for Breakfast Scholarship
Tiramisu for Breakfast Scholarship will provide financial support to undergraduate students who are rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors in the...
Tiramisu for Breakfast Scholarship will provide financial support to...
  • Deadline: 02/29/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/29/2020
Varies Turner-Silverman Professional Development Fund
The Turner-Silverman Professional Development fund was created to provide financial support to undergraduate students who are rising sophomores,...
The Turner-Silverman Professional Development fund was created to...
  • Deadline: 02/29/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/29/2020
Varies U. and M. Smedley Family Merit Scholarship
Established in 2001 by Audrey Y. Smedley, Ph.D., in honor of her parents, the purpose of this scholarship is to encourage serious study and...
Established in 2001 by Audrey Y. Smedley, Ph.D., in honor of her...
  • Deadline: 02/29/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/29/2020
Varies Victor Humberto Narro Scholarship
The Victor Humberto Narro Scholarship will provide scholarship support to College of Humanities and Sciences students with majors in the Department...
The Victor Humberto Narro Scholarship will provide scholarship support...
  • Deadline: 02/29/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/29/2020
Varies Virginia Communications Hall of Fame Scholarship
In recognition of outstanding Virginia communicators, this scholarship was established by the school’s faculty and funded by an anonymous donor in...
In recognition of outstanding Virginia communicators, this scholarship...
  • Deadline: 02/29/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/29/2020
Varies Volkmar Risch Endowed Memorial Scholarship
The Volkmar Risch Memorial Scholarship was established through gifts made by family, friends, colleagues and previous students of Volkmar Risch, an...
The Volkmar Risch Memorial Scholarship was established through gifts...
  • Deadline: 02/29/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/29/2020
Varies Warren and Esther Brandt Merit Scholarship
The Warren and Esther Brandt Merit Scholarship was established by Mr. and Mrs. Mark Mikuta, their family members, and close friends. Sherry Mikuta,...
The Warren and Esther Brandt Merit Scholarship was established by Mr....
  • Deadline: 02/29/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/29/2020
Varies William E. Blake, Jr. Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship honors William E. Blake, Ph.D., who taught in the department for 25 years before being named professor emeritus upon his...
This scholarship honors William E. Blake, Ph.D., who taught in the...
  • Deadline: 02/29/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/29/2020
Varies Yvonne Engleson Rodriguez Benner Scholarship
Established by family and friends in honor of Yvonne Engleson Rodriguez Benner, an active and admired member of VCU’s Board of Visitors and an...
Established by family and friends in honor of Yvonne Engleson Rodriguez...
  • Deadline: 02/29/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/29/2020
Varies James N. Boyd Merit Scholarship
The endowment fund was created through a gift from Mr. James Boyd, MS ’78. This scholarship is awarded to a meritorious incoming, full-time...
The endowment fund was created through a gift from Mr. James Boyd, MS...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Dr. Paul B. Ferrara Scholarship in Forensic Science
Dr. Paul Benjamin Ferrara (1942-2011) served as the director of the Virginia Department of Forensic Science and dedicated 33 years to improving...
Dr. Paul Benjamin Ferrara (1942-2011) served as the director of the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
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:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Emily R. Murphy Scholarship in Forensic Science
The scholarship was established in memory of Ms. Emily Murphy, who lost her life in an automobile accident on Nov. 2, 2002. Ms. Murphy, a smart,...
The scholarship was established in memory of Ms. Emily Murphy, who lost...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies