2020 ODU Old Dominion Scholarships

ODU Old Dominion net price is at $15,935.00 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 Old Dominion University. ODU Old Dominion awards an average of $23,500.00 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, ODU Old Dominion 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 Norfolk, then those costs could be even higher.

92% of full-time students receive local or institutional grants with an average award size of $7,270.00. Furthermore, 43% of students receive federal grants with an average amount of $4,795.00.

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

How much total award money and scholarships are available for Old Dominion University students?

There are 5 scholarships totaling $11,200.00 available to residents. You can easily browse through all 5 scholarships below.

What types of scholarships are available for Old Dominion University students?

Each scholarship below may have different requirements and guidelines. While some of the Old Dominion 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 Old Dominion University study abroad scholarships, Old Dominion University transfer scholarships, and Old Dominion University merit scholarships.

Are these scholarships for ODU Old Dominion study abroad?

At least a few of these scholarships below can be put toward ODU Old Dominion 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 ODU Old Dominion transfer students?

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

Are these ODU Old Dominion 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.


Regional Scholarship

Sponsor by Old Dominion University Location 121 Alfred Rollins Hall, Norfolk, VA

Applicant must demonstrate financial need and be a resident of one of the following areas in Virginia: Accomack, Chesapeake, Hampton, Isle of Wight, Newport News, Northampton, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Surry, Southampton, Virginia Beach.

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$1,200.00 February 15 Apply Now

Sumitomo Machinery Corporation of America

Sponsor by Old Dominion University

Preference is given to applicant planning to major in engineering and international studies.

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$5,000.00 February 15 Apply Now

Merit Award

Sponsor by Old Dominion University

Selection based upon academic performance.

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$1,000.00 February 15 Apply Now

Technology Scholarship

Sponsor by Old Dominion University

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$4,000.00 February 15 Apply Now

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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