Scholarships available to VC students transferring to UT at Austin or Texas A&M University
March 29, 2014 at 10:03 p.m.
Updated March 28, 2014 at 10:29 p.m.
Applications are now being accepted for the Victoria College Transfer Student Endowed Scholarship. Four $3,250 scholarships will be awarded to Victoria College students planning to transfer to either the University of Texas at Austin or Texas A&M University in College Station.
To be eligible for the scholarship, students must:
Be currently enrolled at VC• Complete or be in the process of completing 24 semester hours
• Apply to or have been accepted into the University of Texas at Austin or Texas A&M University
Each scholarship will be divided between the fall 2014 and spring 2015 semesters.
"What an awesome opportunity for Victoria College students transferring to the University of Texas at Austin or Texas A&M University in College Station," said Susan Prukop, VC Foundation development director. "The application is short, including two pages of fill-in-the-blank questions and a short-answer question. There are no essays to complete. The work-to-reward ratio is outstanding."
Applications are available through Victoria College's Financial Aid Office and Admissions Office, the Victoria College Foundation Office or by visiting VictoriaCollege.edu/outsidescholarships.
Deadline for applications is 5 p.m. April 25. Applications should be submitted to: Victoria College Foundation, Attn: Susan Prukop, 2200 E. Red River St., Victoria, TX 77901.
For additional information, contact Prukop at 361-582-2419 or Susan.Prukop@VictoriaCollege.edu.