2006 Special Session I

Budget Bill - HB5002 (Chapter 3)

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Item 221

Item 221

First Year - FY2007Second Year - FY2008
Higher Education Student Financial Assistance (10800)$15,838,648$15,838,648
Scholarships (10810)FY2007 $11,445,068FY2008 $11,445,068
Fellowships (10820)FY2007 $4,393,580FY2008 $4,393,580
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY2007 $15,838,648FY2008 $15,838,648

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. Eligible students must have financial need and participate in an academic support program.