Press Release (June 6, 2016)
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Scholarship Committee
4401 Village Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030
Phone: (703) 591-7042 ext. 312
VIRGINIA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY LAUNCHES NEW REGIONAL SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITES
Fairfax, Virginia, USA – June 6, 2016 – Starting this year, international students can easily advance in their path to higher education by applying to the Regional Scholarship by July 15, 2016.
Scholarships will be awarded to prospective international students from seven regions around the world, with 18 scholarships available. Successful applicants can be granted anywhere between $500 to full tuition for one full academic year. Candidates must be a first-time applicant for any of VIU’s academic programs and applying as a full-time student.
The purpose of the Regional Scholarship is to provide and maintain awareness of the value that Virginia International University places on ethnic diversity and multiculturalism within the community. It will be available to students from the following regions: North America and the Caribbean, Central and South America, Sub-Saharan Africa, East Asia and the Pacific, Europe and Eurasia, the Middle East and North Africa, and South and Central Asia.
If you or a student you know qualifies for a Regional Scholarship, please follow this link to review the list of required documents and apply today: http://viu.edu/students/finance/scholarships.html.
About Virginia International University
Virginia International University is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit institution which was established in 1998 in Fairfax, Virginia with the goal of making quality education affordable to students from around the globe. VIU offers over 20 cutting edge degree and certificate programs at the graduate and undergraduate levels in computer science, information systems, business, education, and public and international Affairs. VIU also offers ESL, continuing education, and test preparation courses to help students reach their academic and professional development goals. University programs are available on-ground as well as online.
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