For Applicants

To be eligible for the W&M Study in DC Scholarship Fund, W&M students must:
  • Be accepted into a W&M Study in DC Opportunity.
  • Be a current W&M student in good standing.  Seniors working/taking classes in DC for the summer who will then graduate in August are also eligible.
  • Have all application materials submitted by the appropriate deadline.
Applicants will be selected based on the following criteria:
  • The overall quality, effort, and clarity of their application.
  • The quality of their essay describing the value of their experience as it relates to their career goals.
  • Financial need as demonstrated by the W&M Financial Aid Office.
  • The completeness of a budget demonstrating need for costs during the course of the respective DC academic experience.