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Vanderbilt University Scholarships

2305 West End Avenue Tuition In/Out-State: $44,496 / $44,496 Total Fall Enrollment: 12,714
Nashville , TN 37203-1725 Books and Supplies: $1,294 Applicants Admitted: 11%
(615) 322-2561 On-campus Room and Board: $14,962 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 68% Undergraduate Application Fee: $50 Receiving Institutional Aid: 63% , $39,106 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics

Cornelius Vanderbilt Scholarship

Scholarship Description
The Cornelius Vanderbilt Scholarship honors the vision of Vanderbilt Universityâ??s founder to â??contribute to strengthening the ties which should exist between all sections of our common country.â?? Cornelius Vanderbilt Scholars continue that mission, bringing intellectual and community leadership to the Vanderbilt campus where they forge interdisciplinary and interpersonal connections that unite people and ideas across the world. Cornelius Vanderbilt Scholars receive full tuition, plus a one-time summer stipend to be used towards an immersive experience following the sophomore or junior year. Cornelius Vanderbilt Scholars have the opportunity to participate in a series of programs designed especially for highly talented students.
Number of Awards
Renewal Criteria
Renewed each year as long as the recipient maintains at least a 3.0 GPA.

Award Criteria Requirements:

Financial need
Class Standing
To be considered for the Cornelius Vanderbilt Scholarship, interested students must apply via the MyAppVU application portal after submitting admission application. Cornelius Vanderbilt Scholars are selected on the basis of academic achievement, intellectual promise, and leadership and contribution outside the classroom. In evaluating candidates, the selection committees review the entire application for freshman admissions along with the Cornelius Vanderbilt Scholarship application. Audition scores are a factor in merit scholarship selection for Blair School of Music recipients.
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