Harrell-Benson Scholarship

The Harrell-Benson Scholarship will provide scholarship funding for students pursuing an undergraduate major, minor or concentration in the Department of Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies, and/or a minor in LGBT and Queer Studies. Recipients must demonstrate financial need. This award may be renewable at the discretion of the Department of Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies. Preference shall be given to students who are the first in their family to attend college.

Iris Harrell and Ann Benson
College of Humanities and Sciences, VCU Foundation
Supplemental Questions
  1. In approximately 500 words, describe how receiving this scholarship will impact your educational and career goals and how your chosen course of study will support those goals.
  2. Are you the first in your family to attend college?