Viola Palmer Memorial Scholarship

Opportunity name: Viola Palmer Memorial Scholarship
Minimum qualifications: For Graduate Students of all majors.
College and Department: Campus wide
Number of awards and award amount: varies
Application dates: Application available January – May 1 to be awarded for following academic year
Major: Open to all majors
Class level: Graduate students
Enrollment requirement: at least half time (4+ Graduate units)
Financial need: No
GPA requirement: None

Preference given to:

  1. Have not been awarded any other scholarships (at time of selection)
  2. Highest reviewer scores*
  3. Expected Family Contribution (as determined by FAFSA): $0 – $5000
  4. Participation in extracurricular activities

*Applications are reviewed by a committee and scored based on answers provided by the applicant. Each answer is reviewed for:

  • relevance to the question
  • spelling, grammar, and college level writing
  • creativity

Scholarship winners will be notified by email no later than September 1.