Monroe Scholars Book Award nomination form

Monroe Scholars Book Award Program

The VCU Alumni Monroe Scholars Book Award Program recognizes outstanding high school juniors who are considered exceptionally talented scholars and leaders and provides scholarship assistance for them to attend Virginia Commonwealth University.

The Monroe Scholars Book Award supports students from Region 1, and the 15 school divisions associated with that region, in attending VCU. Learn more about Region 1 and the school divisions.

All nominees must have a demonstrated record of accomplishment in each criterion listed below to be considered for the award:

  • High academic performance
  • Leadership qualities
  • Service to their school and community
  • Strong communication skills

Each Monroe Scholar is awarded a certificate of recognition and selected book(s) with a recognition nameplate. A $1,000 scholarship is awarded to students who attend VCU in fall 2020.

Complete this form by April 25 with the name of the student who has been selected from your school.

If you have any questions, please contact Patrick Heckel, associate director of alumni outreach and engagement – lifelong learning, at (804) 827-0987 or

Registration is closed.