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Fort Valley State University

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Fort Valley, GA

University Website:  www.fvsu.edu
Apply Online:  www.fvsu.edu/admissions

Fort Valley State University (FVSU) is a historically black university (HBCU) located in Fort Valley, Georgia. It is also a unit of the University System of Georgia and a member-school of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund. Fort Valley is approximately 100 miles (160 km) south of Atlanta, 25 miles (40 km) south of Macon,18 miles (28 km) west of Warner Robins, and 15 miles (24 km) north of Perry.

As the only 1890 land-grant university in Georgia, Fort Valley State University is a comprehensive institution that provides an education to over 4,000 students. The student body is currently approximately 91% of African-American descent. The average age of undergraduates is 24 and the average age of graduates is 33. Roughly one-third of the students live on-campus and 85 percent of the student body are full-time students.The University is located in the town of Fort Valley in Peach County, the original site of the nation's peach industry. Its 1,365 acre (5.52 km²) campus is the second-largest in area for a public university in the state.

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Fort Valley State University College Scholarships

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McDonald's Black and Positively Golden Scholarship

Thurgood Marshall College Fund

Up to $15,000 June 15, 2020 See Details

McDonald's Black and Positively Golden Scholarship

Thurgood Marshall College Fund

award

Up to $15,000

deadline

June 15, 2020
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ACS-Hach Land Grant Undergraduate Scholarship

American Chemical Society

$10,000 Varies See Details

ACS-Hach Land Grant Undergraduate Scholarship

American Chemical Society

award

$10,000

deadline

Varies
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Walmart First-Generation Scholarship

Thurgood Marshall College Fund

$6,200 June 08, 2020 See Details

Walmart First-Generation Scholarship

Thurgood Marshall College Fund

award

$6,200

deadline

June 08, 2020
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HBCU Scholarship

Imani Pearls Community Development Foundation

$5,000 June 01, 2020 See Details

HBCU Scholarship

Imani Pearls Community Development Foundation

award

$5,000

deadline

June 01, 2020
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Walter Harrison Scholarship

Ocmulgee Electric Membership Corporation

$1,000 Varies See Details

Walter Harrison Scholarship

Ocmulgee Electric Membership Corporation

award

$1,000

deadline

Varies
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HRSA Scholarship for Disadvantaged Students

Health Resources And Services Administration

Varies Varies See Details

HRSA Scholarship for Disadvantaged Students

Health Resources And Services Administration

award

Varies

deadline

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