Legacy Scholarship

Investing in potential: supporting today’s legacies who are tomorrow’s alumni

The application for the 2021 Legacy Scholarship competition will be posted February 1, 2021. All applicants will be notified of their status prior to May 1, 2021.

Scholarship Specifics

  • Opportunity for incoming first-year legacy* applicants to an undergraduate school at the University of Virginia
  • $5,000 annual renewable award
  • Selection will be based on a balance of merit and financial circumstances
  • Preference may be given to children of Life Members of the Alumni Association

Who Can Apply?

  • Incoming first-year legacy* students admitted to UVA
  • Any legacy applicant can apply, but only admitted students will be considered for the award

* Father, mother, step-parent, or legal guardian earned a degree from any school at the University of Virginia.