2004 Special Session I

Budget Bill - HB5001 (Chapter 4)

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Item 243

Item 243

First Year - FY2005Second Year - FY2006
Higher Education Student Financial Assistance (10800)$12,273,022$12,273,022
Scholarships (10810)FY2005 $9,917,470FY2006 $9,917,470
Fellowships (10820)FY2005 $2,355,552FY2006 $2,355,552
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY2005 $12,273,022FY2006 $12,273,022

Authority: Soil Scientist Scholarships: § 23-38.3, Code of Virginia; Other Scholarships: §§ 23-114 through 23-131, Code of Virginia.

Out of the amount for Scholarships and Loans, the following sums shall be made available from the general fund for:

1. Soil Scientist Scholarships, $11,000 the first year and $11,000 the second year.

2. Scholarships, internships, and graduate assistantships administered by the Multicultural Academic Opportunities Program at the university, $307,500 the first year and $307,500 the second year from the general fund. Eligible students must have financial need and participate in an academic support program.