2012 Special Session I

Budget Bill - HB1300 (Introduced)

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Item 215

Item 215 (Not set out)

First Year - FY2011Second Year - FY2012
Higher Education Student Financial Assistance (10800)$17,661,198$18,173,508
Scholarships (10810)FY2011 $13,267,618FY2012 $14,000,928
Fellowships (10820)FY2011 $4,393,580FY2012 $4,172,580
Fund Sources:  
GeneralFY2011 $17,661,198FY2012 $18,173,508

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 $86,500 the second year. Eligible students must have financial need and participate in an academic support program.