Virginia Commonwealth University

VCU Honors College

National Scholarship Office

Goldwater Scholarship


The Goldwater Scholarship recognizes outstanding undergraduate students who have outstanding potential and intend to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences or engineering. Each scholarship covers eligible expenses for undergraduate tuition, fees, books, and room and board, with a maximum of $7,500 annually. Sophomores or juniors with a GPA of 3.7 or higher and an interest in pursuing a career in scientific research are encouraged to apply for one of four VCU nominations each fall.


Jeff Wing, Director, National Scholarship Office
701 West Grace Street, Room 1410
P.O. Box 843010
Richmond, Virginia 23284-3010
Phone: (804) 828-1803
Fax: (804) 827-1669