L. Douglas Wilder Merit Scholarship Endowment
This merit-based scholarship grew out of proceeds from two events honoring L. Douglas Wilder, the nation’s first elected African-American governor, who served from 1990 to 1994. Preference is given to students in their first years of a degree program.
- Undergraduate or graduate student
- Must be a full-time student in Fall semester at the time of awarding in any of the Wilder School’s degree programs
- Merit-based award
- Is renewable until graduation as long as the recipient continues as a full-time student in good academic standing
- VCU Foundation
- Supplemental Questions
- Please write an essay describing why you are deserving of this scholarship.