Virginia Commonwealth University(VCU) International Student Scholarship

Need Based Scholarship | Scholarship Provided by : VCU Department of Business Services

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The VCU Out-of-State Scholarship is sponsored with proceeds generated by sale of class rings and graduation-related items through the Balfour Company. Virginia Commonwealth University values students who show evidence of strong academic performance, are actively involved in their campus community and demonstrate leadership potential. This scholarship is available to all full-time VCU undergraduate students who are classified as Out-of-State for tuition purposes, including international students. Multiple scholarships in the amount of $7,500 each will be awarded.

Scholarship application closes on
February 16, 2019
Scholarship provided type
Trust
Number of scholarships offered
varies per year
Study Level
Undergraduate
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Scholarship Details

The VCU International Student Scholarship is sponsored with proceeds generated by the sale of Officially Licensed VCU merchandise. Virginia Commonwealth University values the contributions international students make to the university community through scholarship, service and leadership. The amount of this scholarship is up to $5,000.The VCU Out-of-State Scholarship is sponsored with proceeds generated by sale of class rings and graduation-related items through the Balfour Company. Virginia Commonwealth University values students who show evidence of strong academic performance, are actively involved in their campus community and demonstrate leadership potential. This scholarship is available to all full-time VCU undergraduate students who are classified as Out-of-State for tuition purposes, including international students. Multiple scholarships in the amount of $7,500 each will be awarded.

Requirements

Eligibility Criteria

All full-time VCU international students who will complete their degree after the fall 2017 semester may apply for the scholarship.Applicants must have a 3.2 or higher cumulative grade point average and demonstrate significant contributions to the university and/or community.Qualified candidates should meet the following requirements: 
  • Hold an F-1 international student visa. 
  • Be classified as a full-time degree seeking student at VCU. 
  • Have successfully completed a minimum of 12 credit hours at VCU and enrolled for the fall 2017 semester. 
  • Must have at least a 3.2 cumulative GPA at VCU. 
  • Demonstrate financial need. 
  • Evidence  of  significant  contributions  to  VCU  and/or  the  community  at  large  through  scholarship,  service,  and leadership. 

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Application Process

Additional Information

  • The VCU International Student Scholarship Award will be administered through the division of Student Affairs with the assistance of the VCU Department of Business Services
  • Scholarship funds are directly deposited into each  student’s account in equal allotments for the fall and spring semester
  • A selection committee is actively engaged in the process of selecting scholarship students
  • The selection committee reserves the right to limit the recipient to one scholarship sponsored by VCU Department of Business Services per award year.

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Contact Info

Virginia Commonwealth University,
Richmond, Virginia 23284,
Richmond 23284 United States of America
Phone: +1-804-828-3637