Agriculture
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
Walter I. M. Hodge $5,000

Not to exceed $5,000 per year

Special Legislative Grants
Animal Husbandry
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
Walter I. M. Hodge $5,000

Not to exceed $5,000 per year

Special Legislative Grants
Aviation
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
Caroline Adams $2,000

Per semester for eight (8) semesters

Special Legislative Grants
Computer Science
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
Amadeo Francis $2,500

Not to exceed $2,5000 per year for one (1) year

Special Legislative Grants
Education
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
Claude O. Markoe $1,000

$1,000 per semester for eight (8) semesters

Special Legislative Grants
Kenneth Harrigan $7,000

Per year for four years (must be a male)

Special Legislative Grants
Ruth Thomas $5,000

$5,000.00 per year for two (2) years (must be pursuing graduate studies, and taught a minimum of (5) years in the local VI school system.)

Special Legislative Grants
Wilburn Smith $2,000

For one year

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Exceptional Children
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
Exceptional Children $2,000

Child must have a physical or mental disability
Child must have demonstrated exceptional abilities and the need for educational training not available within the V. I. public schools.
The value is $2,000.00 per year not to exceed four (4) years.

Special Legislative Grants
General Majors
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
Edward Wilmot Blyden $1,000

Per year for four (4) years

Special Legislative Grants
Lew Muckle $3,000

Per year for no more than four (4) years

Special Legislative Grants
Government Employees
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
Morris F. de Castro Fellowship $45,000
  • There is one award for the St. Thomas/ St. John district and one for the St. Croix district. If the recipient’s salary is less than $45,000.00, he or she may receive the remaining funds in a Grant. Fellowship that is awarded for one year. Maximum award $45,000.00.
  • Applicant must be an employee or official in active service of the Government of the V. I. at the time of application.
  • Must take one year’s leave of absence during the period that the fellowship is awarded.
  • Be nominated by either the Governor of the V. I., the President of the Legislature, the Presiding judge of the District/ Supreme Court, Superior Court, Magistrate Court, the Administrator of St. John or the head of the applicant’s department.
Special Legislative Grants
Guidance Counseling
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
Hilda Bastian England $5,000

Not to exceed $5,000 per year

Special Legislative Grants
Rehenia A. Gabriel $5,000

Provides six (6) $5,000 scholarships annually

Other
Health Related Fields
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
Evadney Petersen $2,500

$2,500.00 or portion thereof, per academic semester

Special Legislative Grants
International Affairs
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
Terence A. Todman $5,000

Per year for two (2) years

Special Legislative Grants
Journalism
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
David Hamilton Jackson $1,000

Per semester for eight (8) semesters

Special Legislative Grants
Labor Relations
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
David Hamilton Jackson $1,000

Per semester for eight (8) semesters

Special Legislative Grants
Mathematics
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
Amadeo Francis $2,500

Not to exceed $2,5000 per year for one (1) year

Special Legislative Grants
Music
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
Music - St. Croix $2,000

For one year

Special Legislative Grants
Music - St. Thomas/St. John $2,000

For one year

Special Legislative Grants
Nicholas "Nick" Friday $5,000

For one year

Special Legislative Grants
Physical Education
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
Gene Cerge $1,000

For one year

Special Legislative Grants
Police Science and Administration
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
Ann Schrader $600
  • Must be attending UVI
  • $600 per semester for four (4) semesters
Special Legislative Grants
Mariel C. Newton $3,000

For one year

Special Legislative Grants
Richard N. Callwood $625

Per academic semester

Special Legislative Grants
Political Science
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
David Hamilton Jackson $1,000

Per semester for eight (8) semesters

Special Legislative Grants
Walter I. M. Hodge $5,000

Not to exceed $5,000 per year

Special Legislative Grants
Psychology
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
Rehenia A. Gabriel $5,000

Provides six (6) $5,000 scholarships annually

Other
School Social Work
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
Rehenia A. Gabriel $5,000

Provides six (6) $5,000 scholarships annually

Other
Science
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
Amadeo Francis $2,500

Not to exceed $2,5000 per year for one (1) year

Special Legislative Grants
Valedictorian/Salutatorian
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
Salutatorian $700

Each Salutatorian from an accredited high school approved by the Department of Education shall receive $700.00

Special Legislative Grants
Valedictorian $1,000

Each Valedictorian from an accredited high school approved by the Department of Education shall receive $1,000.00

Special Legislative Grants
Veterinary Science
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
Walter I. M. Hodge $5,000

Not to exceed $5,000 per year

Special Legislative Grants
Virgin Islands National Guard
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
Virgin Islands National Guard

This grant is for children, under 25 years of age, of members and officers of the V. I. National Guard who die or sustain permanent total disability in the line of official duty while on territorial active military duty. The award value is for matriculation fees and tuition at the University of the Virgin Islands and not to exceed four (4) years.

Special Legislative Grants
Zoology
Title Amount Notes Aid Type
Walter I. M. Hodge $5,000

Not to exceed $5,000 per year

Special Legislative Grants