IAFS Meeting Scholarship

PURPOSE: The IAFS is an international association focused on bringing together academics, managers, researchers, and scientists from around the world to discuss and to debate issues focal to the forensic science disciplines. The IAFS proclaims its goals and objectives to be: “to develop forensic sciences; to assist forensic scientists and others to exchange scientific and technical information;… Read More IAFS Meeting Scholarship

Are there any scholarships?

While the Department of Forensic Science doesn’t have any Departmental scholarships for undergraduate students, the University and Forensic Community have many opportunities to finance your education. Check the Scholarships offered in the College of Humanities and Sciences here: https://vcu.academicworks.com/ Scholarships open in December Applications are due in mid-February You received an email with this semester’s deadlines,… Read More Are there any scholarships?

AFTE Scholarship Due April 1

To recognize outstanding forensic science students and to encourage students to pursue a career in the firearm and tool mark identification focus of the forensic science profession, the Association of Firearm and Tool Mark Examiners (AFTE) has established a scholarship program. Students enrolled in a science degree program at an accredited university with the objective… Read More AFTE Scholarship Due April 1

SAP Appeal

Need to file a Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeal? Here’s how: Determine eligibility for SAP Appeal by visiting the Financial Aid Webpage and reading page 2 of the VCU FRSC SAP Guide Begin gathering documentation (see page 2 of the VCU FRSC SAP Guide for suggested documentation) to support your appeal. Print a copy of your unofficial transcripts from eServices.… Read More SAP Appeal

Voluntary Consent to Participate in Electronic Transactions

Voluntary Consent to Participate in Electronic Transactions Federal Financial Aid guidelines require that schools obtain a student’s Voluntary Consent to Participate in Electronic Transactions. At VCU, e-mail is the official method of communication. Visit the financial aid section of your eServices account to view important information and instructions about how to consent to receive electronic… Read More Voluntary Consent to Participate in Electronic Transactions

Financial Aid

I get a lot of questions about Financial Aid, and I’ve got to be honest – I’m not the expert.  But the good news is, we’ve got experts! The VCU Office of Financial Aid is located Harris Hall 1015 Floyd Avenue, 1st Floor Richmond, VA 23285 and can be contacted in three ways: Phone: 804-828-6669… Read More Financial Aid