Fall 2019 scholarship application

The following application is for students enrolled in a degree-seeking program for the upcoming fall semester.

Most scholarships typically require:

  • A completed electronic application, found below
  • Two letters of recommendation, submitted via our online reference form
  • Transcripts (official, sealed transcripts required from all previous colleges/universities. Unofficial VCU transcripts are accepted for current VCU students). Transcripts from other institutions should be delivered or mailed to the Dean's Office Suite (Oliver Hall Room 2090, 1015 W. Main St. Richmond, VA 23284-2020) and labeled "Attn: Scholarship Committee"

Essay information

As part of the electronic application, students will be asked to provide an essay of approximately one page (double-spaced).

The essay should address what you hope to accomplish as an educator, including the attributes and aspirations you bring to your chosen field.

Please note: Requirements, including application procedures and essay requirements may vary by scholarship so please carefully review the criteria for each scholarship before applying.

Applications for SCHEV tuition scholarships, graduate assistantships or graduate fellowships should be sent or taken to the Office of Graduate Studies, Oliver Hall Room 2087.

How to apply

The online application for VCU School of Education scholarships can be accessed using the link below.

Please note, however, that this does not replace the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid), nor is there any exchange of information between the VCU School of Education and the VCU Office of Financial Aid.

Please note: Applications are currently closed.