2020 CNU Scholarships

CNU net price is at $22,618.00 per year and will likely continue climbing like all colleges around the U.S. There are various ways to combat the steep rises in college tuition, and scholarships can be a key ingredient in reducing the overall cost of Christopher Newport University. CNU awards an average of $25,000.00 to each student, which can help alleviate some of the financial burden. However, most families will need to find other sources of funding to bridge the remaining tuition gap. In addition to the annual tuition, CNU students can expect to pay $N/A in housing costs and $N/A in meal plan costs - if you chose to live in the surrounding area of Newport News, then those costs could be even higher.

57% of full-time students receive local or institutional grants with an average award size of $5,737.00. Furthermore, 12% of students receive federal grants with an average amount of $4,198.00.

The numbers seem bleak and, truthfully, they are for most average American families. Luckily, the scholarships below are open to Christopher Newport University students, with the goal of helping to afford a college education. Some scholarships may be specifically provided by CNU while others are open to CNU students, though not exclusive to Christopher Newport University.

How much total award money and scholarships are available for Christopher Newport University students?

There are 4 scholarships totaling $0.00 available to residents. You can easily browse through all 4 scholarships below.

What types of scholarships are available for Christopher Newport University students?

Each scholarship below may have different requirements and guidelines. While some of the Christopher Newport University scholarships can only be used for specific purposes, many of them can be used for all types of expenses including supplies, tuition, room and board and more. Furthermore, this list can include Christopher Newport University study abroad scholarships, Christopher Newport University transfer scholarships, and Christopher Newport University merit scholarships.

Are these scholarships for CNU study abroad?

At least a few of these scholarships below can be put toward CNU study abroad. If the scholarship does not specify a specific purpose or use of funds, then it is most likely eligible. You can double-check with the scholarship provider to confirm.

What scholarships are available to CNU transfer students?

The ScholarshipPoints and Scholarship Owl scholarships, at least, are open to Christopher Newport University transfer students and the funds can be put toward all types of expenses. CNU transfer students face the same financial pressures as normal students, and scholarships providers are well-aware of the need for CNU transfer scholarships.

Are these CNU scholarships limited by major?

You’ll need to check each scholarship’s own guidelines to determine if it is restricted to a specific major. However, most scholarships in this database are open to all students - some scholarships may only be open to certain students based on geographic criteria or areas of interest but they should be clearly marked. Whether you’re a nursing student, honors student, engineering major, or studying another discipline, chances are you’ll find at least 1 scholarship for you.

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Margaret Ann Webb Abbitt Endowed Scholarship

Sponsor by Christopher Newport University Location 1 University Place, Newport News, VA

Applicant must be a graduate of a public school in Newport News with a minimum 3.25 GPA, a minimum SAT score of 1000 and involvement in school, church, or community.

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AHEPA Scholarship Endowment

Sponsor by Christopher Newport University Location 1 University Place, Newport News, VA

Applicant must be an education major with a minimum 3.0 GPA.

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Alexick/Felcher Art Endowed Scholarship

Sponsor by Christopher Newport University Location 1 University Place, Newport News, VA

Applicant must be a visual arts major who demonstrate talent and has a minimum 2.5 GPA.

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Virginia Military Survivors and Dependents Education Program

Sponsor by Virginia Department of Veterans Services Location 1351 Hershberger Road, NW, Suite 220, Roanoke, VA

Applicant must be the child between the ages of 16 and 29 of a veteran who served in the U.S. armed forces and is permanently and totally disabled from war or armed conflict, a deceased veteran who died as a result of war or armed conflict, or is listed as a...

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