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What to expect from this guide

Hello! This guide provides assistance for students in finding and applying for a wide variety of scholarships It includes advice on:

  • Finding scholarships and aid from VCU
  • Locating trusted resources to help you find scholarships from other organizations
  • Writing a winning application and essay

Tips to keep in mind

Anyone can be eligible for scholarships. You don't need to be a straight-A student, athlete, artist, or fit a certain economic status or ethnicity. You might be surprised at the kinds of scholarships you can find if you know where to search. Keep looking!