Virginia Scholarships in 2024

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Did you know that Virginia is home to the country’s second oldest institute of higher education, the College of William and Mary? This school had some pretty prestigious alumni as well, including presidents Thomas Jefferson, James Monroe, and John Tyler. With such a strong history in education, it’s no surprise to see the support of continued learning with these scholarships for Virginia students residents.   Even if you don’t currently live in Virginia, but plan to attend one of its schools, such as: the College of William and Mary (W&M), University of Virginia (UVa), James Madison University, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), or George Mason University (GMU), you may also have the chance to add to your college savings fund with these Virginia scholarships.   We’ve already done the searching for you; all you need to do is apply! Browse through our list of scholarships for Virginia students to see all the awards available to you.

Check Out Our List of 2024 Virginia Scholarships

Good Lawyers / Good People Scholarship

One of the rewarding things about being a personal injury attorney is helping people overcome difficult challenges. We truly enjoy using our abilities and knowledge to help others. We want to help make the same opportunities to help available to others who aspire to use the law to achieve justice and make the world a better and safer place. We are therefore happy to offer two $1,000.00 annual scholarships – one for the fall semester and one for the spring semester – to deserving and qualified students.
Award Amount

Total:  $1000

Awards:  1

Deadline

Deadline:  July 01, 2024

Northern Virginia Criminal Defense Group 2024 Local Conservation Scholarship

We support local efforts to conserve and manage wildlife and natural resources in our home area of Northern Virginia. Whether raising money for wildlife habitat protection or helping to maintain the trails in Virginia’s numerous state parks, we endorse those who go out of their way to improve and conserve natural areas. We are proud to sponsor a scholarship contributing to the awareness and active discussion around nature conservation in the digital age. Younger generations are learning about and taking action on serious issues, such as Earth’s natural resource supply, maintaining ecosystems, species diversity, and environmental functions. We have seen that this generation is focused on making actual changes and implementing policies to protect future generations. The Local Conservation Scholarship will be awarded to an individual who demonstrates exceptional commitment to nature conservation and environmental stewardship in their own community. This $1,000 scholarship is an opportunity to give back to those who have already given their valuable time and energy to worthy causes.
Award Amount

Total:  $1000

Awards:  1

Deadline

Deadline:  October 31, 2024

L. Phil and Alice J. Wicker Scholarship

The L. Phil and Alice J. Wicker Scholarship is for a licensed radio amateur with a general class or higher license who is a resident of and attends college in the ARRL Roanoke Division (North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia). The student must be pursuing a bachelor’s degree or higher in electronics, communications, or related fields.
Award Amount

Total:  $500

Awards:  1

Deadline

Deadline:  December 31

Vera Yip Memorial Scholarship Award

This award is available for young adult survivors of cancer who were 15 years or older during treatment, or 15 years or older during the treatment of their parent or sibling.
Award Amount

Total:  $2500

Awards:  1

Deadline

Deadline:  March 01

VSGC Undergraduate STEM Bridge Scholarship

This award is for U.S college sophomores who are enrolled full time in a program of study in science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM) at one of the five Virginia Space Grant institutions. The student must be federally recognized as a minority (African American, Hispanic/Latino, Native American, or Pacific Islander).
Award Amount

Total:  $24000

Awards:  24

Deadline

Deadline:  March 11

VSGC Community College Scholarship

This award is available to Virginia students who are currently enrolled at a Virginia community college as a freshmen student. The student must major in any program of study that includes coursework related to an understanding of or interest in technological fields supporting aerospace and must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.
Award Amount

Total:  $10000

Awards:  5

Deadline

Deadline:  March 11

Granville P. Meade Scholarship Program

This award is available to Virginia high school seniors who are planning to attend college in Virginia. Students must demonstrate academic achievement and financial need.
Award Amount

Total:  $50232

Awards:  26

Deadline

Deadline:  March 15

Richmond Chapter of Credit Unions Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. high school seniors who are members of or have a parent who is a member of a Richmond Chapter Credit Union. Students must be a resident of Virginia, plan to attend a Virginia college or university, and have an overall grade point average of 2.8 or higher.
Award Amount

Total:  $2000

Awards:  2

Deadline

Deadline:  March 29

SREB Doctoral Scholarship for Virginia Residents

This award is available for U.S. minority students who are currently enrolled in a Ph.D. program and planning to pursue a career as a professor. Applicants must be residents of Virginia and must enroll at one of the following eligible institutions: College of William and Mary, George Mason University, Old Dominion University, University of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
Award Amount

Total:  $900000

Awards:  12

Deadline

Deadline:  March 31

George Mason University NVTC-Bannister Scholarship

This scholarship is available for U.S. and international students who are currently in their junior year at George Mason University. Students must major in a technology discipline and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.
Award Amount

Total:  $7000

Awards:  4

Deadline

Deadline:  April 30