Presidential Scholarship


The Presidential Scholarship is awarded only to out-of-state students.  This merit-based scholarship is available to first-time, first-year students enrolled full time. The scholarship is renewable for up to 4 years when the student maintains a cumulative 2.5 GPA.  Changes in residency status (in-state, Good Neighbor or Regional Student Program) will result in a partial or total loss of scholarship. 

Scholarship is awarded based on HS GPA: 2.0-2.499 $4,000 yearly, up to $16,000 2.5-2.999 $5,000 yearly, up to $20,000 3.0 + $6,000 yearly, up to $24,000

Applicants must:

  • Be a non-VT resident
  • Be a first-time first-year student
  • Be enrolled full-time
  • Maintain a cumulative 2.5 GPA



Application Details: 

No application is necessary; students are automatically evaluated for this award at the time of application.

Type of Scholarship: 
Merit & Need-Based