Virginia Scholarships

If you live in Virginia and you want a college degree, there are plenty of options.

“The Old Dominion” is home to many universities, one of them, College of William and Marry, being the 2nd oldest institution of higher education in the country.

Just by being a resident of Virginia you may be eligible for a scholarship that can help reduce the costs of studying at one of the state’s most reputable universities such as the University of Virginia, Virginia Tech, College of William and Marry, George Mason University, or Virginia Commonwealth University, to name a few.

So check out our list and see if you qualify for a scholarship.

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The AFE Scholarships in Floriculture and Horticulture include three different scholarships that are designed to support floriculture and horticulture students. What the AFE understands and emphasizes is the financial burden that students have to face during their studies and they take their pa...
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A limited number of merit-based scholarships for undergraduate or graduate (Master) and postgraduate students (PhD and Post-Doctoral) who are U.S. citizens or permanent U.S. residents with majors in recognized geoscience programs in a college or university in the United States.
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Several merit-based scholarships aiming to help past and present women soldiers and their descendants who are enrolled in community colleges/certificate programs or are pursuing undergraduate/graduate degrees achieve their educational goals.
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The Army Women’s Foundation know that women in need of financial aid for the educational purposes should be supported, as the education plays crucial role in their personal, professional and economic fulfillment. So the organization offers scholarships to women soldiers, past and present, and ...
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A scholarship dedicated to junior and senior undergraduate students pursuing majors in horticulture or plant and crop science who are in the top 15% of their class.
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The Association of Military Legal Administrators (AMLA) is proud to launch the AMLA Scholarship Program to help those young people who are trying to achieve higher education goals. The Association of Military Legal Administrators (AMLA) constantly shares knowledge in the ongoing mission of tea...
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The Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation was established in 1986. The main aim of the founding of this organization is to honor the lifetime work of Senator Barry Goldwater.
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The Barry Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation was established by Congress in 1986 to honor the lifetime work of Senator Barry Goldwater, who served his country for 56 years as a soldier and statesman. The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship & Excellence in Education Pro...
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The Blandy Experimental Farm Undergraduate Research Education Program has aim to provide financial assistance to graduate students who are interested in conducting research on habitat and community biodiversity, reproductive ecology and plant/insect relationships. That way they will increase u...
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Six $2000 and one $1000 scholarships offered to high school seniors (accepted for admission in a college/university), or undergraduate/graduate full-time students who are enrolled in an accredited institution of higher education or a business, secretarial or vocational training school.
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Caroline E. Holt Nursing Scholarship mentored a scholarship program to the less fortunate student enrolled in an accredited nursing school.
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The foundation is there to provide financial help to the children of military personnel who have been killed in the line of duty. Their main aim is to serve the families of service members from all branches of the armed forces who have died as a result of combat casualties, military training a...
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Westat is a statistical firm which is one of the world’s leading statistical research corporations. The Edward C. Bryant Scholarship Trust Fund exists since 1995 and has given so much great support to students trying to reach higher education goals and achieve success in the field of statistic...
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Franklin D. Boyce Annual Health Scholarship had been giving scholarship grants to nurses,  pharmacists, physical therapists, occupational therapists, social workers, physicians, radiology/lab technicians, psychologists, health administration, and biologists. The scholarship selection board commit...
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A $500 scholarship for high-school, undergraduate or graduate students who are enrolled at an accredited institution in the U.S.
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The Geri Wolff Scholarship Fund has to offer $5000 each year for a young woman who is trying to major in computer sciences, digital design and other related fields. The main aim of this scholarship is to invest in those people who have high interest in choosing a career in the digital signage ...
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Hampton Roads Pride is the organization founded to help the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender people to reach the equality with other people.

It has existed since 2007, giving 25 awards exceeding $60,000 to students in co...

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Horatio Alger Members offer numerous scholarships to eligible students in all fifty states and the District of Columbia. They are aimed at high school students who have to overcome great obstacles in their young lives.
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The James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation is there to help teachers who have the aim of becoming outstanding individuals. The James Madison Graduate Fellowships offers $24,000 to the teachers of the American Constitution at the secondary school level. The great thing is that they wil...
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Eighteen annual scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to Virginia high-school juniors or seniors and homeschooled students able to write outstanding analytical essays about positive or negative aspects of the character, career and legacy of General Robert E. Lee and/ General Thomas J. ‘Ston...
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Through the Leo Bourassa Scholarship, the Virginia Lakes and Watersheds Association is trying hard to help and support deserving students who are pursuing a degree in fields related to water resources. They can be people who are eager to help with lake and watershed management, storm water man...
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Live Well Financial, one of the leaders in Reverse Mortgage industry is proud to announce the launching of their scholarship program worth $1,000. This college scholarship grant is offered to students from 16 to 22 years old who are currently enrolled in college and who has a unique personal view...
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The Marcia Quick Gard Theatre Arts Scholarship is there to give an opportunity for serious acting students to get financial assistance which will be used toward their education as a professional actor. The scholarship application process begins each December and eligible students may register ...
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The Adam Smith Fellowship is a co-sponsored program of the Mercatus Center and Liberty Fund, Inc. The main aim of this award is to encourage students to critically engage key thinkers in political economy that they might not otherwise encounter during their graduate studies.
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The Joseph Schumpeter Fellowship is created with the aim to financially support undergraduate students at George Mason University. The award is $1000, but the number of recipients is determined annually depending on the funds available.
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The Mercatus Center at George Mason University was founded over 30 years ago and its aim is to recruit, train, and support graduate students interested in careers in academia, government, and public policy. The Mercatus Center’s Academic & Student Programs’s support is in terms of annual s...
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The GEM organization is there to offer both MS and Ph.D. level students who need financial help to enter and achieve degrees at Universities in the nation. The main aim of GEM is to give opportunities to individuals through three fellowship programs: MS Engineering, Ph.D. Engineering and Ph.D....
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The Betty Rendel Scholarship was established in September 1995 in honor of former NFRW Betty Rendel. She is known for her extraordinary leadership skills and dedication to the Republican Party. The NFRW Betty Rendel Scholarship offers three annual scholarships of $1,000. The scholarship ...
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The NGA Foundation exists since 1990 and it aim is to support students planning careers with independent grocers by offering them financial aid via various scholarships. The NGA foundation together with its affiliates has awarded over $1 million in scholarships to our future leaders.
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The NPG Student Poster Scholarship Contest offers multiple awards ranging from $1,000 to $3,000.
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Building a more enhanced accounting profession is the top goal of NSA Scholarship Foundation. It works to provide students who are dedicated learners in accounting programs through the scholarship grants and academic aide. Professional growth in the business industry is developed through the e...
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Project Yellow Light is a scholarship competition designed to bring about change and the aim of this award is to encourage young artists to create a work of art that will have an impact on people to avoid distracted driving.
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The Sonny Roden Memorial Scholarship is $2,500 and is awarded annually by Virginia Water Environment Association. The main aim of this award is to support the local universities and to promote student participation in VWEA. The Sonny Roden Memorial Scholarship program has noticed the import...
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The Steigleder Family Scholarship Fund is there to support the higher education needs of young people who are attending the University of Richmond from the Fredericksburg, Virginia area and who have difficulties in reaching educational goals while having great educational achievements. The sch...
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The focus of this scholarship is the improvement and encouragement of environmental conservation efforts among members of the scholarly community. The $500 award is meant to encourage individuals to participate in environmental conservation efforts.
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A $1000 scholarship for undergraduate or graduate students majoring in education in institutions of higher learning (college or university) from the United States.
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Home School Legal Defense Association(HSLDA) was founded in 1983, with the aim to defend and advance the constitutional right of parents to direct the education of their children. Later on, HSLDA founded the Home School Foundation which today has two funds that are used to support families: th...
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The annual USGIF Scholarship Program is there to emphasize achievements of graduating high school seniors, undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students by awarding more than $1.3 million in scholarships since launching the program in 2004. Stu Shea USGIF Endowed Scholarship is a $15,000 scho...
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RGi Scholarship for Geospatial and Engineering is offering a $10,000 scholarship annually to one undergraduate student who has an interest in both the engineering and geospatial disciplines and also demonstrates financial need. The organizations have noticed the importance of supporting young ...
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The Ken Miller Scholarship for Advanced Remote Sensing Applications is awarded thanks to the generosity of USGIF and Riverside Research and it is named for Mr. Kenneth W. Miller, who is known as a founding father of measurement and signatures intelligence (MASINT), But more importantly, he dev...
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The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Fellowship Program offers scholarships in support of visual arts and art history. The scholarship fund gives scholarships in various categories, respective of the demands of the highlighted visual arts course. To date, the fund has issued financial aid totaling...
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Media Fellows Scholarship is a special scholarship as it is not fully a need-based one and is awarded twice annually in August and in November. These awards are designed to financially support students who are pursuing a degree in media-related majors.
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