Our Opportunities

Welcome to Scholarship Central!

Current Students – The General Application is currently open for the 2021-22 academic year. Please complete the General Application first, then check for any additional scholarship applications you would like to complete.

Prospective Students – Students applying for admission to Virginia Tech who wish to apply for scholarships first need to complete the admissions application. After submitting your admissions application, you should receive an email from the Office of Admissions with instructions on creating your admissions portal login credentials. After creating your admissions portal login, you may login to Scholarship Central approximately 1-2 business days later using the same username and password credentials.

All StudentsYou should complete the General Application before attempting to complete any other application in the system. Also, please remember to complete the FAFSA by visiting: https://studentaid.gov/h/apply-for-aid/fafsa. You must complete both the General Application and the FAFSA for maximum scholarship consideration.

The following colleges have applications currently open in the system:

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS): application will close on 01/29/2021 for incoming and returning students. The application will close for transfer students on March 15th, 2021 and will be available for Ag Tech students until May 22, 2021.
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine (Vet Med): application will close 6/15/2021.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Tideneck Alumni Chapter Scholarship
Funded by Virginia Tech, the Tideneck Alumni Chapter Scholarship is a one time scholarship that may be awarded to undergraduate students who reside...
Funded by Virginia Tech, the Tideneck Alumni Chapter Scholarship is a...
  • Deadline: 05/14/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/14/2021
Varies Greater Alleghany Highlands Alumni Scholarship
Funded by Virginia Tech, the Greater Alleghany Highlands Alumni Scholarship is a one-time scholarship awarded to undergraduate students who reside...
Funded by Virginia Tech, the Greater Alleghany Highlands Alumni...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/15/2021
Varies Roanoke Valley Horsemen's Association Annual Tommy Barron Scholarship
Funded by Virginia Tech, the Roanoke Valley Horsemen’s Association Annual Tommy Barron Scholarship is a one time scholarship awarded to students...
Funded by Virginia Tech, the Roanoke Valley Horsemen’s Association...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/15/2021
Varies Dorothy Foster McCombs Scholarship
This is an annual scholarship made available to undergraduate students participating in Appalachian Studies and who are from the Appalachian region...
This is an annual scholarship made available to undergraduate students...
  • Deadline: 05/17/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/17/2021
Varies Altria Scholarship
Need-based scholarship seeking CSES students pursuing a career in agronomic crop production.
Need-based scholarship seeking CSES students pursuing a career in...
  • Deadline: 05/22/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/22/2021
Varies CALS General Scholarship
Seeking CALS undergrad or grad student with strong interest in Ag commerce, fruit and vegetable production, and/or marketing of fruits and vegetables.
Seeking CALS undergrad or grad student with strong interest in Ag...
  • Deadline: 05/22/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/22/2021
Varies CyberCorps Scholarship for Service
CyberCorps Scholarship for Service Scholarship for Service (SFS) is a unique program designed to increase and strengthen the cadre of federal...
CyberCorps Scholarship for Service Scholarship for Service (SFS) is a...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2021
Varies Peninsula Alumni Chapter Scholarship
Funded by Virginia Tech, the Peninsula Alumni Chapter Scholarship is a one-time scholarship awarded to undergraduate students who attend a school...
Funded by Virginia Tech, the Peninsula Alumni Chapter Scholarship is a...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/01/2021
Varies Shenandoah Alumni Chapter Scholarship
Funded by Virginia Tech, the Shenandoah Alumni Chapter Scholarship is a one time scholarship that may be awarded to undergraduate students who...
Funded by Virginia Tech, the Shenandoah Alumni Chapter Scholarship is a...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/01/2021
Varies Charles W. Schiffert and Dolores S. Schiffert Scholarship
The Schifferts moved to Blacksburg in 1968 from Craigsville, Virginia where Dr. Charles Schiffert served as a family practitioner. He was Associate...
The Schifferts moved to Blacksburg in 1968 from Craigsville, Virginia...
  • Deadline: 06/06/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/06/2021
Varies A.C. Spotts, III Scholarship
This award was established to assist a Virginia resident who is a fourth year student who has a demonstrated interest in large animal veterinary...
This award was established to assist a Virginia resident who is a fourth...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Amy L. McDermott Memorial Scholarship
A scholarship for a rising fourth year with an active concentration in wildlife medicine or animal rehabilitation. Alternate award may be given to...
A scholarship for a rising fourth year with an active concentration in...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Andrea L. Walnes Memorial Scholarship
An award given to a student who is interested in Equine Sports Medicine, with preference given for a student who is a former or current resident of...
An award given to a student who is interested in Equine Sports Medicine,...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Anne Rogers Overstreet Scholarship
This award is given each year with a preference given to a student from Southwest Virginia; second preference would be for a student from North...
This award is given each year with a preference given to a student from...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Bob Duncan Memorial Veterinary Pathology Award
This award is for a fourth year student with a demonstrated ability, commitment, and zeal for diagnostic veterinary pathology.
This award is for a fourth year student with a demonstrated ability,...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Carolyn Beeman Memorial Veterinary Award
This award is to support a DVM student within the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine.
This award is to support a DVM student within the Virginia-Maryland...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Cecil and Shirlee Maxson Award in Veterinary Medicine
An award given to a veterinary student based on academic achievement in honor and perpetual memory of their very special cat and friend “Dr. Boo”,...
An award given to a veterinary student based on academic achievement in...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Charles J. Gose, Jr. Endowed Scholarship
An award presented to a fourth-year student within the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine who is pursuing a Doctor of...
An award presented to a fourth-year student within the Virginia-Maryland...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Compassion & Caring Scholarship Awd
This award recognizes a fourth year student who in clinical rotations goes above and beyond the norm to serve the animals, as well as their owners.
This award recognizes a fourth year student who in clinical rotations...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Cubby and Ridgely Deemer Memorial Scholarship
An award presented to a graduating senior who has a demonstrated interest in small animal oncology, and is in good academic standing.
An award presented to a graduating senior who has a demonstrated...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Dorothy Wornom Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship aid for deserving students in Veterinary Medicine who have financial need.
Scholarship aid for deserving students in Veterinary Medicine who have...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Dr. David Jackson Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is for a student in good standing.
This scholarship is for a student in good standing.
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Dr. Elankumaran Subbiah Memorial Scholarship
Funded by Virginia Tech, the Dr. Elankumaran Subbiah Memorial Scholarship is a one time scholarship awarded to DVM students in the...
Funded by Virginia Tech, the Dr. Elankumaran Subbiah Memorial...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Dr. J.D. Carter Memorial Award
This award is established in memory of Dr. J. D. Carter and is given to students who are enrolled in the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of...
This award is established in memory of Dr. J. D. Carter and is given to...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Dr. Jocelyn Leighty Rodgers Memorial Scholarship
A scholarship for students that have a demonstrated desire to pursue equine practice.
A scholarship for students that have a demonstrated desire to pursue...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Dr. Lucie A. Pelletier Dedication to Animals Award
This award will be given to a student in good standing who is consistent, hardworking and committed to all animals and whose relaxed attitude...
This award will be given to a student in good standing who is...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Dr. Matt Iager Veterinary Scholarship in Food Animal Medicine
The donor established this award in appreciation for this education which prepared him for a successful career in dairy practice. This scholarship...
The donor established this award in appreciation for this education...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Dr. O.W. "Mac" McClung Memorial Scholarship
Funded by Virginia Tech, the Dr. O.W. “Mac” McClung Memorial Scholarship is a one time scholarship awarded to DVM students in the Virginia-Maryland...
Funded by Virginia Tech, the Dr. O.W. “Mac” McClung Memorial Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Dr. Olive K. Britt Equine Scholarship
An award for a fourth year student who is pursuing studies in preparation for a career in equine medicine.
An award for a fourth year student who is pursuing studies in...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Dr. Robert E. Ferneyhough Memorial Award
A commemorative certificate and monetary award by Mr. and Mrs. Ferneyhough made in memory of Dr. Robert E. Ferneyhough to financially deserving...
A commemorative certificate and monetary award by Mr. and Mrs....
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Dr. Ruth Ann MacQueen Memorial Veterinary Fellowship
An award for student in good standing and interested in pursuing a career in small animal medicine or surgery and shall have been residents of...
An award for student in good standing and interested in pursuing a...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Dr. William George Chrisman Memorial Scholarship
This award is to provide a scholarship to a veterinary student based on financial need, academic achievement, community service, and any relevant...
This award is to provide a scholarship to a veterinary student based on...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Dr. Zantop Memorial/Harford VMA Scholarship
This scholarship is for a Maryland resident who is a rising fourth-year student. The association provides this award in support of the college and...
This scholarship is for a Maryland resident who is a rising fourth-year...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies DVM Class of 1988 Veterinary Scholarship
Funded by Virginia Tech, the DVM Class of 1988 Veterinary Scholarship is a one time scholarship awarded to two third year DVM students in the...
Funded by Virginia Tech, the DVM Class of 1988 Veterinary Scholarship is...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Eastern Shore Alumni Scholarship
Funded by Virginia Tech, the Eastern Shore Alumni Scholarship is a one-time scholarship awarded to undergraduate students who reside within the...
Funded by Virginia Tech, the Eastern Shore Alumni Scholarship is a...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Excellence in Veterinary Care Award in Honor of Dr. Fred Garrison and Dr. Michael Watts
This award is given to provide support to a fourth year student who has an interest in small animal practice and who has demonstrated superior...
This award is given to provide support to a fourth year student who has...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Eyre Family Scholarship in One Health
This award is given to honor a veterinary student who has demonstrated a commitment to wildlife biology or environmental sciences. The recipient...
This award is given to honor a veterinary student who has demonstrated a...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Florence A. Nocka Scholarship
An award given to DVM students who are Virginia Residents and have demonstrated an aptitude for veterinary medicine, excepting those in the top 10%...
An award given to DVM students who are Virginia Residents and have...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Frank P. Van Dresser Memorial Public and Corporate Veterinary Medicine Award
A commemorative certificate and monetary award donated by Dr. William Van Dresser in memory of Frank P. Van Dresser, awarded at the end of the...
A commemorative certificate and monetary award donated by Dr. William...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Giving Back Scholarship Fund
A need and merit based award established to provide support for a DVM student with an interest in feline medicine.
A need and merit based award established to provide support for a DVM...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Harry & Mildred Raulet Scholarship
An award for veterinary students at Virginia Tech.
An award for veterinary students at Virginia Tech.
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Harry P. Hancock, Jr. Equine Scholarship
This award shall be given to a student with demonstrated interest in pursuing career goals in equine medicine and surgery.
This award shall be given to a student with demonstrated interest in...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Heather N. Hendrickson Memorial Sch
The Heather N. Hendrickson Memorial Scholarship is a one-time annual scholarship awarded to students enrolled in the Virginia-Maryland College of...
The Heather N. Hendrickson Memorial Scholarship is a one-time annual...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Herbert and Patricia Stuart Memorial Award
A commemorative certificate and monetary award in memory of Herbert and Patricia Stuart to fourth-year students with the highest academic record...
A commemorative certificate and monetary award in memory of Herbert and...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Herman Fiedler Scholarship for Students from Rural Areas
This award is provided by Dr. Marion F. Ehrich in memory of both of her parents and their love for rural life, as well as their shared belief that...
This award is provided by Dr. Marion F. Ehrich in memory of both of her...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies I.D. Wilson Memorial Biology Award for Veterinary Medicine Students
An award to support a veterinary professional student at the VMRCVM, with preference given to former Virginia Tech biology students.
An award to support a veterinary professional student at the VMRCVM,...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies James M. Stevens Award
A commemorative certificate and monetary award for Virginia residents who have financial need and have demonstrated good academic progress.
A commemorative certificate and monetary award for Virginia residents...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Joyce K. and William H. Lavinder Scholarship in Veterinary Medicine
Award for students who are residents of Southern Virginia with preference given to students from the following counties: Alleghany, Amelia,...
Award for students who are residents of Southern Virginia with...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Keith De La Cruz DVM Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship created to recognize a Virginia VMA Student Chapter member involved in the mentor program. Candidate should have a minimum grade point...
Scholarship created to recognize a Virginia VMA Student Chapter member...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021
Varies Leicester & Harriet Handsfield Scholarship
This award is for scholastic achievement and commitment to the practice of small animal veterinary medicine.
This award is for scholastic achievement and commitment to the practice...
  • Deadline: 06/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/15/2021