Scholastic Excellence Award

Scholastic Excellence Award


Vincennes University Jasper (VUJ) Foundation is proud to offer local students the Scholastic Excellence Award. This one-year, full-ride scholarship is available to high school graduates with a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.5, or above. Recipients must attend classes full­time on the Jasper campus during the Fall and Spring semesters.

Scholarship includes:

  • Full tuition (up-to 15 credits per semester) and regularly assessed fees for one-year at the Jasper Campus.
  • VUJ bookstore voucher worth up to $500 per semester (Fall and Spring) toward course required books
  • Laptop computer 

Scholarship criteria:

  • Graduate from an Indiana high school in Dubois, Crawford, Orange, Perry, Harrison, Martin or Spencer County during the 2023-2024 academic year with an academic or technical honors diploma
  • Achieve a cumulative high school GPA of 3.5, or above
  • Apply for admission to VU Jasper by January 15, 2024
  • Accepted into the University by priority deadline of March 1, 2024
  • Must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by April 15, 2024
  • Must qualify for in-state tuition rate

Criteria to maintain scholarship:

  • Maintain a semester GPA at VUJ of 3.0, or above
  • Must be a full-time degree seeking student on the Jasper Campus during the Fall 2024 and Spring 2025 semesters
  • Participate in 10 internship, or clinical hours each semester during the 2024-2025 academic year
  • Must complete a transfer back form 

This is a competitive scholarship with limited awards available. All other scholarships and grants, but not loans, will be applied to the recipient's account prior to this scholarship. Apply for admission at For more information, contact the VUJ Admissions Office at, or text us at 812-556-4688.  

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