Vanderbilt University Ingram Scholarship Program

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Vanderbilt University Ingram Scholarship Program

Award Amount: Full Tuition

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: December 1, 2017 

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

Vanderbilt University is pleased to announce “The Ingram Scholarship Program” to challenge students to create and implement substantial service projects in the community. Students who wish to be considered for additional merit scholarships are encouraged to complete the Cornelius Vanderbilt Scholarship application.The program supports students who demonstrate a willingness and ability to combine a successful business or professional career with a lifelong commitment to finding solutions to critical problems facing modern society.

Host Institution:

Vanderbilt University (also known informally as Vandy) is a private research university located in Nashville, Tennessee. Founded in 1873, it was named in honor of shipping and rail magnate Cornelius Vanderbilt, who provided the school its initial $1 million endowments despite having never been to the South. Vanderbilt hoped that his gift and the greater work of the university would help to heal the sectional wounds inflicted by the Civil War.

Eligibility:

Scholarship Applicants must meet the following criteria

  • International applicants are eligible to receive any of Vanderbilt’s merit scholarships.
  • Students who live in a certain city, county, or state, these areas include Atlanta, Houston, Texas and select counties in Arkansas, Kentucky, Mississippi, and Tennessee.
  • Scholarships are renewable annually through the senior year contingent on the maintenance of a 3.0 minimum GPA and fulfillment of service-related requirements.

Instructions for Applying:

In order to be applying applicants can go through the given link:

https://www.vanderbilt.edu/scholarships/application.php

Award Description:

  • Ingram Scholars receive full-tuition support each year plus stipends for special summer service projects.
  • Vanderbilt will provide additional need-based financial aid to those Ingram Scholarship recipients whose demonstrated financial need exceeds the amount of full tuition.

Detailed Information Link:

https://www.vanderbilt.edu/scholarships/ingram.php