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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: 13%
(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 Program

Scholarship Description
Cornelius Vanderbilt Scholars receive full tuition, plus a one-time stipend to be used towards a summer study abroad or research experience usually following their sophomore or junior year. Vanderbilt will provide additional need-based financial aid to those Cornelius Vanderbilt Scholarship recipients whose demonstrated need exceeds the amount of full-tuition. Scholarships are renewed each year as long as the recipient maintains at least a 3.0 GPA. 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 Program, applicants 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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