Saint Xavier University Chicago Campus

Vernon O. Crawley Scholarship

Application Deadline:
February 15
Amount Range:
Angela Pusateri

Scholarship Details

The Vernon O. Crawley Scholarship is exclusive to students attending Moraine Valley Community College (MVCC) full time, taking 12 or more credit hours per semester and having earned a minimum 3.5 GPA. The candidate must be in the last semester of his/her program prior to receiving their associate degree in May of each year. Students from Moraine Valley Community College must officially apply for admission to Saint Xavier University to qualify.

Submission Process

Moraine Valley Community College student applicants must complete a student information form as well as submit a personal statement (a maximum of 2 pages in length) indicating their educational and career goals and how their Moraine Valley and Saint Xavier degrees will help them accomplish those goals. Applicants must also obtain a reference from one faculty member from Moraine Valley Community College prior to the application deadline. All information must be submitted before February 15.

Applications for this scholarship are complete once the University has received:

  1. The applicant's personal statement and completed student application form.
  2. One faculty reference.
  3. A completed application for admission at Saint Xavier University

Please note: A student can only qualify for one merit scholarship, either the Vernon O. Crawley Scholarship, the Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship or the Transfer Merit Scholarship program. The student will be awarded the top scholarship for which he or she is eligible; these three awards are not eligible to be awarded simultaneously to the same recipient.


To apply for the Vernon O. Crawley Scholarship, complete the online application form.

Faculty Reference

Faculty must complete the online reference form. It is for faculty only.