The Alumni Association offers many scholarship opportunities for current University of Virginia students. The chart below provides details on each award.
- When a scholarship is available, the application document is accessed by clicking the ‘Apply’ link. Applications for scholarships without active application links are not available at this time.
- Rising first-year students and transfer students need to contact Molly Bass concerning their status before applying.
- In order to apply, students must be currently enrolled full-time at the University.
- Unless a geographic region is indicated, all scholarships are open to international students.
- Citizenship, as criteria, refers to the activity and not to a student’s residency.
- All scholarships will be divided over two semesters unless indicated. Anyone planning to graduate after one semester may only receive one semester of the award.
- ALL applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. on the date they are due, and must be submitted through the online form.
Year indicates rising 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th years.
|Title||Year||Criteria||Amount||Due||Details / Apply|
|The Richard H. Aulebach Scholarship||1||1st year entering student in the College from the Westchester/Fairfield Alumni Chapter Region|
Love for U.Va.
|Leslie Baltz Art Study Fund||3, 4||3rd or 4th year|
Major in Art History or Studio Art
Summer/Semester/J term/ Year studying abroad in Italy
Contact the art department.
|Robert Adams Bradford Scholarship||CLAS intellectualism|
New England (CT, NH, MA, ME, RI, VT) or Wisconsin
|Sean N. Bryant Memorial Scholarship||4||Merit|
Speaking for and representing voices traditionally not heard
Leadership in service
|Christopher L. Kness Memorial Scholarship||4||Rising 4th year students, enthusiasm, joy of work well done, friendship.||$900||Spring|
|Shawn Michael Bryant Memorial Scholarship||Current Commerce student|
Love for UVA
|Dr. Everett W. Butler OD Memorial Scholarship||3, 4||Current 3rd and 4th year students|
Science major - NC, PA, VA
|Elsie Hughes Cabell Endowed Scholarship||Education, Engineering, Law, Medicine |
Spring Semester – Please contact your school’s scholarship office for more information.
|Elizabeth Rose Coggins Scholarship||3, 4||2nd , 3rd , 4th year SEAS female students |
Sense of humor
Loyalty to friends
Faith in God
|T. Rodney Crowley, Jr. Scholarship||4||Rising 4th-year student |
|Kenneth L. and Lorraine M. Harkavy Scholarship||4||Rising 4th year |
Achievement in the arts
3rd year nursing
|Hess-Newman-Jargowsky-Stoker Scholarship - Class of 2001||Life touched by cancer||$1,000||Spring|
Please contact Shelly Gibson in the Office of the Dean of Students for Information
|Glenn D. Kirwin September 11th Fund||3, 4||Rising 3rd or 4th year student. |
Generosity and wisdom
Capability for original and creative thought
|Ann O'Brien Leone Scholarship||Broad intellectual interests |
Career in pharmacological research
Graduate or undergraduate
|Patrick Sean Murphy '87 Memorial Scholarship||3, 4||Rising 3rd or 4th year |
Contribution to student life
|September 11, 2001 Scholarship Fund||2, 3, 4||Rising 2nd, 3rd or 4th year |
Contributions to the quality of student life at U.Va. or in the local community
|Kelly O'Hara Memorial Fund||4||Rising 4th year |
Enthusiasm for God
Service to others
|Dana H. Rowe Scholarship||CLAS - 3rd or 4th year |
SARC - graduate, rising 2nd year
LAW - rising 2nd year
New England (CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, VT)
Contributions to student life
Future active alumna/alumnus
|Candice M. Ruff Memorial Scholarship||3, 4||Psychology, Spanish and Religious Studies majors |
Christian Leaders and service to others
Contributions to U.Va.
Spiritual, mental, physical self-development
|TASC (The Alumni-Student Cooperative)||2,3,4||Current first, second or third year students|
Service to U.Va. and Charlottesville community
20 awards will be given
|Gilbert J . Sullivan - Parents Program Endowed Scholarship||3||Rising third year student, non-legacy, receiving financial aid. Must demonstrate good leadership, citizenship, academic achievement and financial need||$7,500||Spring|
Go to: uvaparents.virginia.edu
|Sky Alland Scholarship||4||Enterprising Spirit|
Devotion to the University
More info: www.skyscholarship.com
|Legacy Scholarship||Incoming first year||Admitted to UVA|
Legacy (father, mother, step-parent, adoptive parent or legal guardian earned a degree from UVA)
|Reverend Paul C. Deckenbach Memorial Award||4||Rising fourth-year student|
Philosophy or Religious Studies major
Demonstrated concern for improving the lives of the disadvantaged
|Washington Literary Society and Debating Union Scholarship||2||Current first-year student|
|Melissa Holland Memorial Scholarship||2, 3, 4||Fairfield County or Westchester County|
|Sherri King Memorial Scholarship||3, 4||Rising 3rd or 4th year female student who has demonstrated excellence in mathematics, economics, or finance.||$15,000||4/30/2015|
|Sydney Elizabeth Owens Memorial Award||2, 3, 4||A student who has designed with faculty approval or input a transformative experience. The recipient will define a creative but workable experience that spans a summer or a semester.||$5,000||5/1/2015|