Scholarships in Virginia

Macy's Scholarship

Award: $2,500, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from an Arlington, VA high school who will attend an accredited post-secondary institution. Financial need and minimum 2.5 GPA required.

Donn and Michael Marston Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from an Arlington, VA high school who participated in athletics.

Charles M. and Elizabeth S. Munnecke Scholarship

Award: $10,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from Arlington, VA who will attend a four-year college or university. Financial need must be demonstrated.

Out-of-State Grant

Award: $3,000, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must be an entering freshman student who is not a resident of South Carolina.

Out-of-State Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: December 1

Applicant must be an incoming freshman who is not a resident of Arkansas. Minimum 3.0 GPA required; 24 transfer hours and minimum 3.25 GPA required of transfer students.

Gold Scholarship

Award: $8,500, Deadline: March 15 (Priority)

Applicant must be an incoming freshman student who does not reside in Delaware. Selection based upon outstanding academic achievement.

Silver Scholarship

Award: $6,500, Deadline: March 15 (Priority)

Applicant must be an incoming freshman student who is not a resident of Delaware. Selection based upon above average academic achievement.

Out of State Access Grant

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 15

Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate student who is not a resident of Florida.

Keesee Foundation Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: February 1 (priority)

Applicant must be a resident of Virginia, North Carolina, or South Carolina who is of the Christian faith. Financial need is required.

Patrick County Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 1 (priority)

Applicant must be a resident of Patrick County, VA.

Provost Scholarship

Award: $20,000, Deadline: November 15 (Early Action admissions deadline)

Applicant must be an out-of-state resident with a minimum 3.75 GPA and minimum combined SAT Reasoning score of 1400 (composite ACT score of 32).

Academic Council Scholarship

Award: $10,000, Deadline: November 15 (Early Action admissions deadline)

Applicant must be an out-of-state student with a minimum 3.0 GPA and combined SAT Reasoning score of 1200 (composite ACT score of 27).

Academic Achievement Scholarship

Award: $7,500, Deadline: November 15 (Early Action admissions deadline)

Applicant must be an out-of-state resident with a minimum 2.0 GPA and minimum SAT Reasoning score of 1150 (composite ACT score of 25).

Oratorical Contest Scholarship

Award: $1,100, Deadline: December 1

Applicant must be a winner of the Virginia Department oratorical contest and attend high school in Virginia.

7th GotScholarship $20K Give Away

Award: $20,000, Deadline: February 28

Applicant must be a current or future college student/graduate with outstanding loans in any area of study. Applicant must be 18 years of age or older and register with GotChosen.com in ordered to be entered into the random drawing. Selection not based upon GPA, essay, or financial need. Award required to be used for educational expenses.

Brad's Deals Scholarship Competition

Award: $2,000, Deadline: June 15

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen and high school senior or undergraduate student who is 18 years of age or older. Minimum 3.0 GPA and essay required. Not open to residents of Rhode Island or Tennessee.

The Joe and Trudy Thaxton Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 5

Applicant must be an active member of the Main Street United Methodist Church in Bedford, Virginia. Participation in the church and community must be demonstrated. Must be a college student at an accredited institution in the U.S. Minimum 2.5 GPA required.

President's Non-Resident Scholarship

Award: $17,000, Deadline: n/a

Applicant must be an incoming freshman student who is not a resident of Utah. Applicant is automatically considered with application for admission.

Founders' Non-Resident Scholarship

Award: $11,500, Deadline: n/a

Applicant must be an incoming freshman student who is not a resident of Utah. Applicant is automatically considered with application for admission.

Deans' Non-Resident Scholarship

Award: $9,500, Deadline: n/a

Applicant must be an incoming freshman student who is not a resident of Utah. Applicant is automatically considered with application for admission.

Centurium Non-Resident Scholarship

Award: $5,500, Deadline: n/a

Applicant must be an incoming freshman student who is not a resident of Utah. Applicant is automatically considered with application for admission.

Human Resource Leadership Awards Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: n/a

Applicant must be a graduate student pursuing a degree in the human resource field. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.

Virginia Nursing Scholarship

Award: $20,000, Deadline: June 30

Applicant must be a nursing graduate student in Virginia. Priority given to master's degree candidates who will teach in community colleges.

Celebrate Cherie Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: n/a

Applicant must be an incoming graduate student pursuing a career in physical therapy. Must be a legal resident of Northern Virginia (areas of Alexandria, Arlington, Fairfax, Loudoun, and Prince William counties) and enrolled in a first professional doctor of physical therapy degree.

William & Mary Scholars Award

Award: -, Deadline: January 1

Applicant must be a academically distinguished student who has overcome an unusual adversity and/or are a member of an underrepresented group.

James Monroe Scholars Program

Award: $3,000, Deadline: January 1

Applicant must be in the top 10-15% of all admitted students to the College of William and Mary.

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1693 Scholars Program

Award: -, Deadline: January 1

Applicant must be a high school senior who will be attending The College of William and Mary. Essays, extracurricular involvement, leadership skills, letters of recommendation, and evidence of intellectual engagement required. Finalists typically rank in the top 1% of their class.

Dawn Benson Memorial Scholarship

Award: $2,156, Deadline: October 10

Applicant must be an academically gifted graduate student. Preference given to students with international experience/backgrounds.

Community Partnership Award

Award: $1,000, Deadline: October 10

Applicant must be an in-service educator who is enrolled part-time in a master's degree program in the School of Education. Preference given to educators currently working in the following school divisions: New Kent County, Newport News, York County, or Williamsburg-James City County. Resume and letter of recommendation required.

Harry Robert Elmore Memorial Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: October 10

Applicant must be an academically distinguished Virginia resident graduate student attending the School of Education. Resume and letter of recommendation required.