Vira I Heinz (VIH) Program for Women in Global Leadership

The Vira I. Heinz (VIH) Program for Women in Global Leadership prepares women for tomorrow's global challenges by offering a unique opportunity for international experiences, leadership development and community service. Universities and colleges across Pennsylvania participate in the VIH Program. Three first-time woman travelers from each institution are admitted into the program and receive a scholarship of at least $5,000 to put toward the cost of an international experience of their choosing.

Award Amount
$5,000
GPA Requirement
3.00
Term
Summer
Scholarship Type
University of Pittsburgh
School or Campus
Business
Computing and Information
Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences
Education
General Studies
Honors College
Nursing
PittBradford
PittGreensburg
PittJohnstown
School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
Swanson School of Engineering
Program Level
Sophomore
Junior
Diversity Indicator
No Previous International Experience
Woman
Travel Advisory
No
Citizenship Status
U.S. Citizen
U.S. Permanent Resident
Non-Resident
Program Type
Panther Program
Pitt-Recognized Institution
Partner Program
Pitt-Recognized Program
International Internship
Due Date
Friday, November 1, 2019