Employees' Spouse and Dependent Scholarship available

From: Division of Human Resources

The Virginia Tech employees' spouse and dependent scholarship is available to spouses and dependents of salaried full and part-time staff, faculty, and wage employees.

To be eligible, students must:

  • Be admitted to Virginia Tech as a full-time freshman or entering transfer student in any undergraduate degree program.
  • Be a spouse or dependent to a salaried full or part-time staff, faculty, or wage employee (excludes emergency and sporadic hires).
  • Have not received the scholarship before.
  • Complete the FASFA by March 1 of each year (for fall admission) and the Virginia Tech Scholarship Central.

Established in 2000, 225 recipients have been awarded to date. This year, 12 students were selected and awarded $1,000 for the 2019-20 academic year.

While donations mostly come from Virginia Tech employees, anyone can donate. To support the scholarship fund, learn how you can make an impact.

For more information about the scholarship, contact Andrew Maxwell at amax@vt.edu. For general information, please visit the scholarship’s webpage or contact the Human Resources Service Center at hrservicecenter@vt.edu or 540-231-9331.