AAEC students are eligible for both College of Ag & Life Sciences Scholarships and Departmental scholarships.  Departmental scholarships are provided by the generous support of donors who want to support AAEC students. 

Apply for AAEC Scholarships:

Apply to Department of Agricultural and Applied and College of Ag and Life Science Scholarships (Deadline March 1st.) Apply here
Other Scholarships for AAEC Students include the Virginia Cooperative Council’s Scroggs/Raper Scholarship (Deadline March 1st). Download Application

Departmental Scholarships:

Thanks to the generous support of our donors, we distribute over $40,000 each year through the following scholarships:

  • Charles W. Coale, Jr. & Ellen Kirby Coale AgEcon Scholarship
  • Donald M. & Evelyn L. Mitchell Endowment
  • Farm Credit Endowed Scholarship
  • Farm Managers & Rural Appraiser End Scholarship
  • George T. and Estelle M Crowder Scholarship
  • Harold N. Young Scholarship
  • Harry and Elsie Love Endowed Scholarship
  • Herbert and Sylva Stoevener Endowed Scholarship
  • Janis and Leon Geyer Endowed Scholarship
  • Les and Winnie Myers Scholarship
  • Lura Eaton Whiter and Franklin A. Whiter Scholarship
  • Samuel’s Family Student Travel Scholarship
  • Scroggs/Raper Scholarship, Virginia Cooperative Council
  • Spillman Family Scholarship
  • Virginia Farm Credit Scholarship
  • W. L. Gibson, Jr. Scholarship
  • Wayne Purcell/David Kenyon Marketing & Price Risk Management Scholarship
  • William A Spillman Scholarship


Frenda Haynie
Academic Advisor
309 Hutcheson Hall
Blacksburg, VA 24061

AAEC: By the Numbers

  • Number of faculty: 30
  • Undergraduate students: 280
  • Graduate students: 39