• The following scholarships are for students from or┬áconnected to specific regions of the United States.

    A Note About Our Scholarship Process

    All applicants who are offered admission are considered automatically for merit scholarships awarded by the University of Virginia Darden School of Business.

    In addition, certain third-party scholarships and fellowships are independently offered and awarded by the University of Virginia Darden School Foundation (and other third-party scholarships providers). These privately funded scholarships are likely to be targeted towards students from developing countries or underrepresented minority groups, or in specific areas of study. Examples of these non-University awarded scholarships that may be available to you include (but are not limited to):

    Colgate Darden Scholarship

    This scholarship was established in 1981 by Colgate Darden, for whom the Darden School is named, and provides scholarship support to students who are Virginia residents with demonstrated financial need.


    Dr. Gene R. Page & David H. White PhD Scholarship Fund

    This fund was established in 2018 by G. Ruffner Page, Jr. and McWane Inc. to provide scholarships to graduate students at the School with the following order of award preference:

    1. Has a connection to Memphis, Tennessee and/or Birmingham, Alabama
    2. Has a connection to Tennessee and/or Alabama
    3. Holds an undergraduate degree in Liberal Arts
    4. Has worked in finance

    D. W. and G. B. Richardson Scholarship

    Originally established in 1956 to honor Douglas W. and George B. Richardson. Candidate must be a Virginian.


    Henry Clay Hofheimer II Fellowship

    This scholarship was established by Henry Clay Hofheimer II in 1962 to provide financial support to students who are residents of Virginia or North Carolina. Mr. Hofheimer, a Hampton Roads business and civic leader and philanthropist, graduated from the University of Virginia in 1928. He was a member of the UVA Board of Visitors and also served as president of the Darden School Sponsors, an organization of Virginia business leaders who were critical in the establishment and advancement of the school.


    John Patterson Mast Memorial Scholarship

    Established in September 1988 by Mrs. Louise Gilmer Mast, in honor of her late husband, to fund scholarships for students who demonstrate financial need and were either born in or are current residents of one of twenty-two southwestern Virginia Counties: Bland, Buchanan, Carroll, Craig, Dickenson, Floyd, Franklin, Giles, Grayson, Henry, Lee, Montgomery, Patrick, Pulaski, Roanoke, Russell, Scott, Smyth, Tazewell, Washington, Wise and Wythe.


    Kington Scholarship Fund

    This fund was established in 2018 by the Kington Foundation to provide scholarships to graduate students at Darden who have demonstrated financial need and who have been born or currently reside in a county included in the United States Government's Appalachian Region within the states of Virginia, West Virginia or Tennessee.