Scholarships and Financial Aid

VCU offers a variety of scholarships and financial aid to students. Scholarships are typically merit-based and financial aid is based on financial need.

For more information or if you are interested in applying for financial aid, visit the VCU Office of Financial Aid.

The School of Engineering provides a variety of merit-based scholarship opportunities to entering freshmen. Students who meet the eligibility criteria during the admissions process are reviewed for possible university awards as well as School of Engineering awards. In most cases, a scholarship application is not required.

University scholarships

The following university scholarships are available to incoming freshmen:

  • Presidential Scholarship
  • Provost Scholarship
  • Dean’s Scholarship
  • Henrico County Scholarship

School of Engineering scholarships

The School of Engineering reviews all applications for scholarship consideration. If you have questions about scholarships, please email Mark Meadows.

Engineering scholarships from other sources

Current Scholarships

There are no scholarship updates available at this time. (Updated May 7, 2014)

General Scholarship Search

The website includes a searchable directory of engineering scholarships.