WVSU Students

Click here for a list of the annual and endowed scholarships currently in place with the WVSU Foundation.

For information about establishing a named scholarship, contact Patricia Schumann, Vice President for University Advancement and President of the WVSU Foundation at (304) 766-3021 or

Create access to education by contributing to the Presidential Scholarship Fund annually, or by creating an endowed scholarship at a level that is right for you.

Presidential Scholarship Fund

The Presidential Scholarship Fund provides scholarships for deserving students and is funded by gifts of all sizes.

Named Annual Scholarship

A gift of $5,000 annually will enable you to create a distinct, named scholarship with guidelines defined by you.

Endowed Scholarship (min. $25,000)

An endowed scholarship will provide annual scholarship awards in perpetuity in your name or the name of one you choose to honor. Establish an endowed scholarship now with a minimum gift of $25,000, and add to it at any time in the future.

Endowed Scholars Program (min. $500,000)

A named endowed scholars program will enhance scholarship and research opportunities for a cohort of students selected according to criteria that reflect your values, and may include financial need, academic major, professional preparation, leadership, or service.