The Virga Family Scholarship

Applicant must be enrolled at the University as a full-time undergraduate student, and must have an interest and vision to be an entrepreneurApplicant must be a freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior in good standing with the UniversityThe applicant must have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 to be eligible Each recipient will receive a $10,000 scholarship awardThe scholarship is renewable as long as the recipient maintains eligibility. Recipients are eligible to receive the scholarship for four years if entering as a freshman, three years if entering as a sophomore, two years if entering as a junior, and one year if entering as a senior. The student may be required to submit:‰Û¢ A resume;‰Û¢ A letter of recommendation from a former teacher, boss, or mentor; and ‰Û¢ An essay explaining the student‰Ûªs business plan or entrepreneurship goal, their passion for entrepreneurship, how entrepreneurship has a positive impact on the economy or society, and why the student feels they deserve the support of the scholarshipThe recipients may be asked to attend an annual lunch or other gatherings with other Scholarship recipients to meet with the Donors.Scholarship awards will provide funding for tuition, textbooks, fees, and housing, and other items included in the cost of education

Award
$10,000
Deadline
04/28/2017
Supplemental Questions
  1. Do you have an interest and vision to be an entrepreneur?
  2. Submit a resume. (pdf, doc or docx)
  3. Please include an essay explaining your business plan or entrepreneurship goal, your passion for entrepreneurship, how entrepreneurship has a positive impact on the economy or society, and why you feels they deserve the support of the scholarship
  4. Please provide a letter of recommendation from a former teacher, boss, or mentor
  5. Are you a previous recipient of this scholarship?