Applying for Financial Aid |
Special Scholarships and Programs | General Requirements for All Forms of Aid
University and Federal Grants | Employment under the Federal Work Study Program
Student Rights and Responsibilities Regarding Financial Aid
Jerome H. Holland Scholarship The Office of Admission selects recipients of the Jerome H. Holland Scholarship to recognize outstanding African-American students from across the country. Awards, which are renewable, are offered on a competitive basis to entering students and are normally in the amount of $10,000 each. Consideration for the Jerome H. Holland Scholarship is automatic; no specific application is required.
General Assembly Nursing Program Virginia residents enrolled in the School of Nursing may apply for this state-funded, need-based program. Any funds awarded must be repaid either by working as a nurse in Virginia, or by repayment with interest. Applications and guidelines are available upon request from the Office of Financial Aid.
Virginia War Orphans Educational Benefits Program Under this program, a child of either a deceased veteran or a veteran who is totally disabled from wartime service may receive free tuition to attend a Virginia state-supported institution of higher education. Students who believe they qualify for this program should contact the Division of War Veterans Claims at the following address: Commonwealth of Virginia, Department of Law, Division of War Veterans Claims, 2l0 Franklin Road S.W., Roanoke, VA 24004.
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