United Methodist Awards

Minister's Sons and Daughters Grant
Awarded to dependents of ministers who are members of the Virginia United Methodist Conference. Grant and other VWU funding will cover up to one-half tuition.

Virginia Wesleyan University Dollars for United Methodist Scholars
Virginia Wesleyan University will match a local United Methodist Church's Scholarship of $1,000 offered to a member of your congregation enrolling as a first-time, full-time student for the upcoming academic year. The Wesleyan Dollars for the United Scholars partners the Church and University encourages United Methodist students to seek a quality education at Virginia Wesleyan by reducing tuition by $2,000. Please contact the Financial Aid Office for more information at 757.455.3345.

United Methodist Higher Education Foundation
The United Methodist Higher Education Foundation awards scholarships to deserving students all over the country. Each year, they distribute over $2 million annually to more than 1,000 students attending over 100 United Methodist-related institutions of higher learning. For more information, visit