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 L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs with demonstrated financial need. The scholarship may be renewed provided the recipient stays in good academic standing. Mrs. Hardy served as Virginia’s secretary of health and human resources in the Baliles administration (1986-1990) before serving as senior vice president for external affairs and corporate communications at Dominion Resources. Recognized by multiple organizations for her community service, she currently serves as a consultant for Dominion Energy.

  • Master of Public Administration student
  • Need-based award (preference)

VCU Foundation
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please write an essay describing why you are deserving of this scholarship.