Grants & Scholarships - 2015-16

The Wheeling Jesuit University Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to students who demonstrate potential for scholarship and leadership. These awards are based on demonstrated merit and may be unrelated to financial need.

  • Mount de Chantal Music Scholarship
  • Community Connection Grant (CCG): $11,000/year
  • WJU Grant: Up to $11,000/year (based on need)
  • Presidential Scholarships: $9,000/year
  • Dean's Scholarship: $8,000/year
  • Stephen J. Laut, S.J. Memorial Scholarship: Qualified high school seniors are invited to compete for two four-year full tuition scholarships
  • Arrupe Service Scholarship: For students with a distinguished record of community service; recipients must remain active in community service during four years at WJU
  • Choral and Music Ministry Scholarships: Competitive awards for students with choral or liturgical music experience; recipients must participate in University's choral groups or chapel music programs during four years at WJU
  • Catholic High School Scholarship: Renewable $1,000 scholarship for students graduating from Catholic high schools
  • Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston Grant
  • High Honors Award
  • International Scholarship
  • Campion Athletic Grant

Endowed Scholarships

  • Adamiak (John and Helen Regiec) Memorial Scholarship
  • Aluise Family Scholarship
  • Benedum Memorial Scholarship
  • Berthold/Neal Family Scholarship
  • Biery (Guy and Marie Paul) Memorial Scholarship Fund
  • Board of Directors Scholarship
  • Bodkin (Sally) Memorial Music Ministry Scholarship
  • Buckius/Burke Scholarship
  • Buckius/Loyola Scholarship
  • Cardinal Athletic Scholarship
  • Carrigan (Thomas F.) Alumni Scholarship
  • Chambers (James B.) Memorial Scholarship
  • Chicarella Psychology Scholarship
  • Class of 1965 Septimi Scholarship
  • Class of 1972 Scholarship
  • Class of 1974 Scholarship
  • Cogan (Virginia Frantz and Maurice W.) Memorial Scholarship
  • CONSOL Fund
  • Costain (Thomas P./Patricia L. Giglio-Salle) Memorial Scholarship
  • Currie (Rev. Charles, S.J.) Philadelphia Alumni Scholarship
  • DiPiero (Vicky) '65 Diversity Scholarship
  • DiTrapano (Lidano) Scholarship
  • Eick (Theodora) Scholarship
  • Gannon (Rev. Edward J., S.J.) Scholarship
  • Greene (M. Virginia) Scholarship
  • Hacala Family Scholarship Fund 
  • Hanzely (Rev. Joseph B., S.J.) Scholarship
  • Hawk (Henry and Beverly) Scholarship
  • Hearst (William Randolph) Appalachian Scholarship
  • Helm (Robert and Mimie O'Hara '84) Scholarship
  • Hess (Margaret Blackford) Scholarship
  • Hodges (Bishop Joseph H.) Scholarships
  • The Jesuit Fathers Scholarship
  • Jones (Dr. Lee) Scholarship
  • Kirby (Philip C. & Evelyn F.) Memorial Scholarship
  • Kirk (Frank H.) Memorial Scholarship
  • Knights of Columbus Scholarship
  • Lantz (The Lewis and Melissa) Scholarship
  • McConnell (Herbert W.) Family Scholarship
  • McCune/Greene County Scholarship
  • McDonough (Bernard P. and Alma G.) Scholarship
  • McShain (The John and Mary) Minority Scholarship Endowment
  • Merlo (William and Kathryn K.) Appalachian Endowment
  • Murphy (Joseph J. and Virginia R.) Memorial Scholarship
  • Nesbitt (Florence Irene) Scholarship
  • O'Brien (Rev. James A., S.J., Ph.D.) Scholarship
  • The Pride Scholarship
  • Rakosky Memorial Scholarship
  • Riser (Leonard P.) Memorial Scholarship
  • Schafer (Mr. and Mrs. Edward C.) Scholarship
  • Schenk (Albert and Kathleen) Endowed Scholarship
  • Schroer Family Fund
  • The St. Patrick Weston Scholarship
  • Stifel (George E.) Nursing Scholarship
  • Summit 2000
  • Szitar (Mary Magdalene) Memorial Scholarship
  • Troy (Rev. William F., S.J.) Memorial Scholarship
  • Werner-Ritz Pre-Med Scholarship
  • Wertz Memorial Psychology Scholarship
  • Winkler Memorial Scholarship
  • WJU Charter Guild Scholarship
  • Yarnall (William and Col. Carol) Scholarship
  • Ziegler (Edouard S. & Simone J.) Scholarship
  • Federal Pell Grant
  • Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG)
  • Teach Grant
  • West Virginia Grant
  • West Virginia Promise Scholarship

See WJU's Scholarship Website for more information about grants and scholarships.