Scholarships awarded by the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships require our general scholarship application which is available from Nov 1 to March 1.

General Scholarship Application

For scholarships awarded by all other departments, click on the scholarship name for detailed information and contact the department for application requirements if necessary

Scholarship Name Need Based Department
A.B. Walford Scholarship in Music No Music
Accomack County (VA) Scholarship No University Advancement
Agnes Fagstad McDuffie Piano Scholarship No Music
Agnes Mason Price Family Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Agness S. Dingledine Memorial Scholarship No Financial Aid and Scholarships
Alexander B. Berry, Jr./Parrish Memorial Endowed Scholarship in the College of Business Yes College of Business
Alexander L. and Joanne V. Gabbin Business Endowed Scholarship No Honors College
Alison Bailey Parker ('12) Memorial Journalism Scholarship No Media Arts and Design
Alison MacDonald Doherty '80 Endowment for Geology Student Research Scholarships No Geology
Althea L. Johnston Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Alton R. Wheelock Memorial Scholarship No Accounting
Alumni Class of 1935 Endowed Scholarship No College of Education
Andrew Meadows Righter '85 & Lisa Marie Righter '85 Scholarship Endowment Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Anna McCarthy Teaching Scholarship Yes College of Education
Anna Moffatt McCormick '50 Strings Scholarship Endowment No College of Visual and Performing Arts
Band Scholarships No Music
Ben Wright Music Scholarship No Music
Beta Alpha Psi Superior Chapter Scholarship No Accounting
Beth Hefner Memorial Scholarship Yes College of Education
Betty Ball Mann '58 Endowment for Special Education Scholarships Yes Exceptional Education
Betty Coe '64 & Paul J. Cinquegrana Scholarship Endowment Yes College of Education
Betty Coe ('64) & Paul J. Cinquegrana Scholarship Endowment for Entrepreneurship, Ethics and Leadership in the College of Business Yes College of Business
Beverley Ann (Pearce) Osterhoudt Scholarship Yes College of Education
Beverly Y. Harris Endowed Scholarship Fund Yes College of Education
Blanche Garrett Memorial Scholarship - Media Arts and Design
Boehm Family Scholarship Endowment in the College of Business Yes College of Business
Botetourt-Roanoke Valley Scholarship Endowment No Financial Aid and Scholarships
Brenda Joan Borofski Memorial Scholarship No Financial Aid and Scholarships
Brent J. Rhoads/Lambda Chi Alpha Memorial Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Bruce Allen Benke Scholarship Endowment No Accounting
Byrd-Mims Journalism Scholarships - Media Arts and Design
Carla Mumbert Frazier Memorial Scholarship Endowment in Art Yes College of Visual and Performing Arts
Carl L. Harter Scholarship No Sociology and Anthropology
Carlton B. Smith Award No History
Carol Carter Fitzgerald Elementary Education Scholarship Fund Yes College of Education
Carole G. Jackson Memorial Scholarship Endowment Yes Music
Carole Jan Gorry Memorial Scholarship No Political Science
Carrie Kutner Student Ambassador Scholarship Fund No Alumni Relations
Cecil D. Bradfield Scholarship in Sociology & Social Work No Financial Aid and Scholarships
Centennial Scholars Program Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Charles S. and Bertha Mast Graybeal Memorial Scholarship No International Students
Charles Skeens ('79, '80) Endowment for Scholarship in Business Yes College of Business
Charlotte Evans Floyd ('48) Scholarship Endowment in the College of Business No College of Business
Christopher Carl Hoffman Scholarship No College of Education
Classified Employees' Student Scholarship No Financial Aid and Scholarships
Class of 1943 Alumni Scholarship No Alumni Relations
Class of 1946 Endowed Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Class of 1954 Endowed Scholarship No Alumni Relations
Class of 1955 Endowed Academic Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Class of 1956 Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Class of 1960 Endowed Academic Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Class of 1970 Alumni Scholarship No Alumni Relations
Clay Family Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Clive R. Hallman, Jr. Undergraduate Scholar Award No History
Communication Sciences and Disorders Scholarship Yes Communication Sciences and Disorders
Computer Information Systems Scholarship Fund No Computer Information Systems
Computer Science Department Scholarships No Computer Science
Cornelius J. Heatwole Scholarship Fund Yes College of Education
Craig Blass Memorial Scholarship No Financial Aid and Scholarships
Craig C. Bram ('80) & Kimberly Gooch Bram ('80) Endowed Scholarship Fund in the College of Business No College of Business
CSM Fund in Support of Faculty and Student Summer Research in Biology No Biology
D. Perry and Sharon C. Brown Scholarship Fund No College of Education
Dance Academic Tuition Assistance Scholarship Yes Dance
Dance Scholarship No Theatre
Dance Summer Study Assistance Scholarship Yes Dance
Dawson Math/Science Scholarship Yes College of Science and Mathematics
Demetric Walker Memorial Scholarship Fund Yes History
Digital Video Group, Inc. Scholarship - Media Arts and Design
Division of Administration & Finance Endowment for Scholarships Yes Administration and Finance Scholarship
Division of Student Affairs & University Planning Scholarship No Student Affairs
Donald L. Kohlenstein Hospitality & Tourism Management Endowed Scholarship No Hart School of Hospitality, Sport and Recreation Management
Donald Robertson Scholarship in Elementary Education No College of Education
Don L. and Wendy G. Pepper Family Centennial Scholarship Fund Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Donna Anderson Hales Family Scholarship Endowment No Financial Aid and Scholarships
Donna S. Amenta Chemistry Award No Chemistry
Doris Hover Farquhar Endowed Scholarship Fund Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Dorothy Rowe Dietetic Award No Health Sciences
Dr. & Mrs. Z. S. Dickerson Endowed Scholarship No College of Education
Dr. Albert and Celia Mitchell - Ernst & Young Scholarship in Accounting No Accounting
Dr. Caroline B. Sinclair Scholarship Yes Kinesiology
Dr. Charles G. Caldwell Scholarship Yes College of Education
Dr. Charles P. Bilbrey Endowed Scholarship Yes Computer Information Systems
Dr. Charles R. Neatrour Scholarship Endowment No College of Education
Dr. Eileen S. Nelson Endowment for Psychology Scholarships No Psychology
Dr. J. Wilbert Chappell Chemistry Scholarship/Award No Chemistry
Dr. Jay D. Kain Art Education Scholarship No Art
Dr. Peter T. Nielsen Annual Award for Botanical Studies No Biology
Dwight M. Sours '97 '03 Memorial Endowed Scholarship No Outreach & Engagement
Earlynn J. Miller Scholarship for Dance No Theatre
Eddy Dalton Special Education Scholarship No College of Education
Edna T. Shaeffer Memorial Scholarship No Music
Edythe S. Rowley Honors Scholarship No Honors College
Eleanor Beatrice Marable Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Eleanor E. Wright Memorial Scholarship No College of Education
Elementary Education Scholarships No College of Education
Elizabeth and Melvin Eldridge Scholarship in the College of Business No College of Business
Elizabeth Anne Gauldin '50 Endowed Scholarship Fund No Integrated Science and Technology
Elizabeth Houser-Betty Bauserman Andrews Endowment for Scholarships in Education No College of Education
Elizabeth Swallow Scholarship for Double Reed Music Majors No Music
Ella Stephenson Kurtz-Nancy Kurtz O'Hare Scholarship Endowment Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Elsie H. Wigley Memorial Scholarship No College of Education
Emily Virginia Bushong Memorial Scholarship Yes College of Education
Endowment for Student Government Association Leadership Scholarships No Administration and Finance Scholarship
Fenlon Memorial Scholarship No College of Education
Ferguson Family Scholarship for the College of Business Yes College of Business
Fern & George Terry Memorial Scholarship Endowment for Study Abroad Yes International Business
Frances Hughes Pitts Memorial Scholarship No College of Science and Mathematics
Frank & Eva Farell Endowed Scholarship in Nursing No Nursing
Fred B. & Diane P. Beidler Scholarship Endowment Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
G. F. "Pat" Rooney Memorial Scholarship No Music
Gail Hudson Guthrie '72 Scholarship Endowment Yes College of Education
Garney L. Darrin and Wilhelmina Hill Scholarship Yes College of Education
George Warren Chappelear Jr. Scholarship Yes Biology
Glen Smith Memorial Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Gloria Jane Hollowell Henley Scholarship No Nursing
Green-Price Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Gregory W. Cross ('75, '78) & Linda Weiss Cross ('77) Endowed Family Scholarship Yes College of Business
H. L. Harris Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Heath-Mullen Family Scholarship No College of Business
Helene Cecile Gallagher Scholarship Endowment No Center for Global Engagement
Home Ride of Virginia, Inc. Scholarship No Financial Aid and Scholarships
Honors Program Scholarships No Honors College
Horace Burr Scholarship No Theatre
Howard M. and Jane S. Wilhelm Scholarship No Economics
Ikenberry Math Award No Statistics
Institute of Certified Professional Managers Scholarship Endowment No Management
Institute of Management Accountants Scholarship No Accounting
Integrated Science and Techonology Scholarships No Integrated Science and Technology
International Student Scholarship No Center for Global Engagement
J. Barkley Rosser, Sr. Memorial Economic Scholarship Endowment No Economics
J. Binford Walford Scholarship in Architecture No Art
J. Edgar Anderson Endowed String Music Scholarship No Music
J. Leonard and Thelma Kennett Branch Scholarship No Financial Aid and Scholarships
Jack B. Moore Flute Scholarship No Music
Jacqueline V. McGhee Memorial Scholarship for the College of Business No College of Business
James & Julie Riley Family Centennial Scholarship Endowment No Financial Aid and Scholarships
James Joseph Hart Memorial Scholarship No Psychology
James Madison Scholars - Donald and Frances Litten No Financial Aid and Scholarships
James Madison Scholars - Dorothy Thomasson Estes No Financial Aid and Scholarships
James Madison Scholars - George and Helen Harris No Financial Aid and Scholarships
James Madison Scholars - John D. & Thelma Eiland No Financial Aid and Scholarships
James Madison Scholars - John Malbon No Financial Aid and Scholarships
James Madison Scholars - Lewis and Ethel Strite No Financial Aid and Scholarships
James Madison Scholars - Nielsen Family No Financial Aid and Scholarships
James Madison Scholars - Paul and Ruth Chiapparone No Financial Aid and Scholarships
James Madison Scholars - Ralph and Inez Roop No Financial Aid and Scholarships
James Madison Scholars - Ronald and Edith Carrier No Financial Aid and Scholarships
James Madison Scholars - Senator Harry F. Byrd, Jr. No Financial Aid and Scholarships
James Madison Scholars - Wallace L. Chandler No Financial Aid and Scholarships
James Madison Scholars - Warren Hobbie Estate No Financial Aid and Scholarships
James Madison Scholars - William and Diane Harris No Financial Aid and Scholarships
James Madison Scholars - William E. Bridgeforth, Jr. Family No Financial Aid and Scholarships
James R. Riley Scholarship No Music
Jane McCauley Partlow Memorial Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Jay B. Keyser ('79) Endowment for Scholarships in the College of Business Yes College of Business
Jean D. Acton Scholarship Fund No Biology
Jean Wampler Cash Fund for the David Hallman Award for Excellence in the Study of Southern Literature No English
Jesse E. Daniels Hospitality/Tourism Management Scholarship No Hart School of Hospitality, Sport and Recreation Management
Jessica Maureen Chabot '99 Endowment Yes College of Education
JMU Studies Abroad Scholarship Yes Study Abroad
John "Jack" McNelis Scholarship for the College of Business No College of Business
John Howard Connor Endowed Scholarship Yes College of Business
John Vanderbilt Fulk Scholarship Fund Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
John Woody One Day / One University Scholarship - Media Arts and Design
Jonathon Davis Scholarship Fund Yes Psychology
Joseph T. Kosnik Memorial Scholarship No Finance
Joyce M. Wood Scholarship Yes College of Education
Joy Hollar Costello '58 Scholarship Endowment in Music Education No Music
Juanita and Trammell Fishback Memorial Scholarship Yes Health Sciences
Judith B. Blankenburg Endowed Scholarship Yes College of Education
Judith Ramsey Hoffman Science & Mathematics Scholarship No College of Science and Mathematics
Julie Simon Special Education Endowed Scholarship Yes College of Education
Karina McMullan Award for Occupational Therapy No Health Sciences
Katherine Beale Godwin Scholarship No College of Education
Katherine Maxwell Ikenberry Memorial Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Kathleen G. Arthur Scholarship Endowment for International Study in Art History in Florence, Italy Yes Art
Kay Family Endowed Scholarship in the College of Business Yes College of Business
Kay Veith Field Archaeology Award No Sociology and Anthropology
Keith J. O'Connell Memorial Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Kevin Robert Dunbar '80 Scholarship Endowment for the Semester in London Program Yes Center for Global Engagement
Kris Lawson Endowment Scholarship No Financial Aid and Scholarships
Lawrence Cain Memorial Scholarship - Media Arts and Design
Leann Whitlock Psychology Memorial Scholarship Fund Yes Psychology
Learning, Technology and Leadership Education Student Award No College of Education
Learning Leaders Scholarship Fund No Office of Disability Services
Leona K. Barlow Scholarship No Health Sciences
Lettie Pate Whitehead Scholarship No Nursing
Liberty Casali Memorial Scholarship Endowment No Chemistry
Lucile Campbell Duke Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Lucille Y. Marshall Music Scholarship Yes Music
Lucy Copenhaver Gunter Memorial Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Lucy Robinson Search '30 Memorial Scholarship Endowment No Financial Aid and Scholarships
Luis De Souza Pinto '02 Memorial Scholarship Endowment for the Men's Rugby Football Club No Financial Aid and Scholarships
Lynn Peters Fountaine '53 Scholarship Endowment Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Madison Business Scholarship Yes College of Business
Madison Cinema Studies Scholarship - Media Arts and Design
Madison for Keeps Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Madison - Marine Corps Scholarship Fund No Financial Aid and Scholarships
Madison Screenwriting Scholarship Competition - Media Arts and Design
Madison Screenwriting Scholarship Fund No College of Arts and Letters
Marcella Richardson Dunlop Scholarship Yes College of Education
Marcia Dake Nursing Scholarship No Nursing
Margaret & Jesse Cook Memorial-Suzanne C. Elmore Endowed Scholarship Yes Music
Margaret Gordon Memorial Scholarship No Biology
Margaret Poats Fowler '37 Scholarship Endowment in Biology No Biology
Marie B. Baird & Sannie B. Baird Scholarship Yes College of Education
Marilyn Crawford Kinesiology Graduate Scholarship No Kinesiology
Martha Curt Scholarship Endowment in Art & Art History No Art
Martha Irvin '56 Scholarship Endowment in Dietetics No Health Sciences
Mary A. Jackson History Award No History
Mary and Daniel Loughran Foundation, Inc. Scholarship (I) Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Mary and Daniel Loughran Foundation, Inc. Scholarship (II) Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Mary Latimer Cordner Scholarship No Theatre
Mary R. Waples Nursing Scholarship No Nursing
Mathematics Department Scholarships No Mathematics and Statistics
Matthew D. Horning Memorial Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Maurice Wolla Scholarship Endowment Fund No Integrated Science and Technology
McDonald Bradley Scholarship for Leadership in the College of Business No College of Business
McHone Scholarship Yes Nursing
Megan Stidham Memorial Scholarship Endowment No University Unions
Melvin Will Jr. Endowed Scholarship No Communication Sciences and Disorders
Mervyn W. Wingfield Scholarship No Accounting
Metro-Washington Alumni Chapter Endowed Scholarship No Alumni Relations
Michael Carrier ('87, '91) Memorial Scholarship Endowment in the College of Business Yes College of Business
Michael L. Allain Scholarship Endowment in Classical Studies Yes Philosophy and Religion
Minnie Christiansen - Margaret Miner Endowed Scholarship No Health Services Administration
Miriam Denise Gresham Endowed Scholarship Yes Music
Moran Family Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Murray & Sandra Lane Accounting Scholarship in the College of Business Yes College of Business
Murray Spindel Scholarship Endowment No College of Integrated Science and Engineering
Music General Scholarship No Music
Myra Fensterwald Meehan Doherty '49 Memorial Scholarship Fund Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Nancy Revercomb Brubaker ('56) Endowed Scholarship for Foreign Exchange Students in the College of Business No College of Business
Nelie Phillips Brown Award in Literature No English
New Market Arts and Crafts Scholarship No Art
Norlyn L. Bodkin Scholarship for Biology Majors No Biology
Norm Kuhl Memorial Scholarship Yes College of Business
Ora Y. Sharp Memorial Endowed Scholarship No College of Education
Otto F. and Edna T. Frederiksen Scholarship Fund Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
P. Buckley Moss Endowed Scholarship No Art
Parents Council Endowment for Scholarships Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Patsy Graham Scholarship No Financial Aid and Scholarships
Paul Cline Scholarship No Political Science
Peggy Hanna Brooks Burruss Endowment No College of Education
Penny Henley ('66) George & Bill George Scholarship Endowment Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Performing Arts Center Seat Campaign No College of Visual and Performing Arts
Perry and Mabel Spitzer Endowed Scholarship No College of Education
Peter and Phyllis Pruden Distinguished Scholarship Fund in Elementary Education Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Peter G Jackson Scholarship Endowment Yes Engineering
Phibbs, Burkholder, Geisert & Huffman Accounting Scholarship No Accounting
Philip H. Maxwell Endowed Scholarship No Finance
Philip Wade Hall Memorial Scholarship No College of Business
Piano Student Recognition Fund No Music
Pre-professional Health (PPH) Scholarships No Health Sciences
Presser Foundation Music Scholarship No Music
Preston Scot Creech '02 Memorial Scholarship Endowment Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Rachel and Joseph Hollis Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Raymond C. Dingledine, Sr. Endowment for Leadership Scholarships No Financial Aid and Scholarships
Raymond C. Dingledine Jr. Scholarship No History
Red Flannel Rag Scholarship Endowment for Students from Hopkins Gap, VA No Financial Aid and Scholarships
Residence Life Student Leaders Award Endowment No Residence Life
Resident Adviser Book Scholarship Yes Residence Life
Richard M. Roberds Scholarship Endowment No Integrated Science and Technology
Richmond Alumni Chapter Scholarship Yes Alumni Relations
Rick and Orinda Christoph Management Scholarship Endowment No Management
Robert Ashby Cello Scholarship No Music
Robert D. Reid Endowed Scholarship for the College of Business Yes College of Business
Robert J. Daly ('82) Scholarship Endowment for Hospitality & Tourism Management Yes Hart School of Hospitality, Sport and Recreation Management
Robert Michael Harper Memorial Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Robin McKay Memorial Scholarship No Communication Sciences and Disorders
Rob Miller Graphic Design Scholarship Award No Art
Roop Scholarship No Integrated Science and Technology
ROTC Scholarship No ROTC
Ruth B. Spitzer Music Scholarship Yes Music
Sally A. & Robert M. Goldberg Scholarship for Early Childhood Education Yes College of Education
Samuel G. Cross String Education Scholarship No Music
Samuel H. & Evelyn V. Shrum Award No College of Education
Sanzenbacher Scholarship No Hart School of Hospitality, Sport and Recreation Management
Sara C. Yakovac Memorial Scholarship Fund No Economics
Sarah Lanier Tabb Oliver Memorial Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
School of Music Scholarship No Music
Semester in Florence Scholarship No Center for Global Engagement
Semester in London Scholarship No Center for Global Engagement
Semper Fi Scholarship Endowment No Hart School of Hospitality, Sport and Recreation Management
Shelly Wheeler Financial Engineering Scholarship Endowment Yes Finance
Short Pump Ruritan/Civic Foundation Inc. Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Sidney Rodrick Bland History Scholarship Endowment No History
Single Parent Family Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
SMAD Alumni/Professional Advisory Council Scholarships - Media Arts and Design
Social Work Scholarship No Social Work
Spillman Family Scholarship Endowment at James Madison University No Financial Aid and Scholarships
Spitzer (Alpha) Family Scholarship for Mathematics & Science Education No College of Education
Spitzer (Margaret) Family Scholarship Fund for Health Sciences No Health Sciences
Stanley Rhys Say Scholarship Yes English
Steve Miller Leadership Scholarship Fund No Financial Aid and Scholarships
Steven Snyder Memorial Award No Theatre
Stratford Players Scholarship No Theatre
Struthers Family Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Susan J. Reid Hospitality Management Endowment No Hart School of Hospitality, Sport and Recreation Management
Suzanne Luck Memorial Endowment for Scholarships in the College of Visual & Performing Arts No College of Visual and Performing Arts
Taliaferro Family Endowed Scholarship Yes College of Education
Ted and Sandra Ballowe Scholarship Fund No Financial Aid and Scholarships
The Francfort Endowed Scholarship No Finance
The Joseph and Deborah Boling Family Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
The Joye and Robert Ledford Scholarship No English
The Neckowitz Study Abroad Scholarship - Media Arts and Design
The William J. and Mary G. McMurray Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
The William King Charitable Trust Scholarship Yes History
Thomas L. Oliver Memorial Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Thomas W. Bilello Memorial Internship Fund No Kinesiology
Thompson Family Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Truman Scholarship No Political Science
Underrepresented Student Scholarships No Financial Aid and Scholarships
Vera Melone Music Scholarship No Music
Veris Consulting, LLC Accounting Scholarship Endowment in Memory of Eunice C. Koehne '99 No Accounting
Verizon Underrepresented Excellence Scholarship Yes College of Integrated Science and Engineering
Vespers Scholarship Endowment No Music
Vivian McDonald Fisher '30 Scholarship Endowment No Financial Aid and Scholarships
W. T. Harnsberger Scholarship No Geology
Walter '85 & Karen McCullah '88 Lutz Scholarship Endowment Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Walter & Martha Curt Computer Science Scholarships No Computer Science
Warren W. Hobbie Estate Scholarship No Philosophy and Religion
Wendelken-De Luca Endowed Scholarship - Media Arts and Design
Whitten Maher Memorial Scholarship Endowment for Writing and Design No WRTC
William and Arlene Murphy Scholarship for the College of Business No College of Business
William Frangos Memorial Endowment in Geophysics & Quantitative Environmental Geology No Geology
Witthoefft Family Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Wright Family Scholarship for the College of Business No College of Business
Write of Passage Scholarship for the School of Writing, Rhetoric and Technical Communication Yes WRTC
WSVA-John D. Eiland Co.-Budweiser Valley Scholarship Yes Financial Aid and Scholarships
Yount, Hyde & Barbour, P. C. Accounting Scholarship No Accounting
Zane D. Showker Business Scholarship No College of Business

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