How to apply

Apply for all available Regents Bachelor of Arts (and CEHS) scholarships by filling out the appropriate application form below. 

Note to sophomore, junior, and senior students: Please choose Learning Sciences and Human Development (LSHD) as your department on the CEHS Scholarship Application form. You will then be presented with a dropdown from which you can choose "Regents Bachelor of Arts". 

These application forms have strict submission deadlines. Please visit the College of Education & Human Services Scholarships Page for more information. 


RBA Scholarship Descriptions

June Hitt Blake Scholarship

This endowment shall provide undergraduate scholarships for West Virginia residents enroll at West Virginia University who demonstrate academic promise by achieving a GPA of 2.5. First preference shall be for full-time students who are within thirty-six hours of graduation and were not enrolled in a high school or college for at least three years prior to enrolling at WVU. Priority within this category is given to heads of households. 

Second preferences shall be for students enrolled for at least six credit hours and either (1) had an interruption in their college career of at least two years or (2) graduated from high school at least five years prior to enrolling at WVU.  Priority within this category is given to heads of households. 

A student who is a recipient one year is eligible for consideration in any other year. 

Michael & Janette Heitz A&S Scholarship

This endowment shall provide undergraduate scholarships for students in the College of Education and Human Services. Preference shall be given to students pursuing Board of Regents degrees. Recipients shall demonstrate academic promise by achieving an accumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher and financial need. A student who is a recipient one year is eligible for consideration in any other year.

Bob Wagner Scholarship

This endowment shall be awarded to a non-traditional student pursuing a Regents Bachelor of Arts degree at West Virginia University. Preference will be given to West Virginia residents. Funds will be used to assist recipient with the purchase of textbooks and course related materials. 

Additional Scholarships

The Osher Re-Entry Scholarship 

The purpose of the Osher Re-Entry Scholarship program is provide scholarship grants to assist non-traditional, re-entry students with tuition expenses. Re-entry students are defined as individuals who have experienced a cumulative interruption in their education of five or more years and want to resume their undergraduate university studies to complete their first baccalaureate degree. The scholarship is intended to benefit students who have considerable years of employability ahead of them. Applicants must have demonstrated financial need and attending classes on campus.  A complete list of requirements is available at http://www.olliatwvu.org/scholarships/osher-reentry-scholarship-program-at-wvu/.