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Betty Ball Mann '58 Endowment for Special Education Scholarships

     Need Based? Yes
     Freshman Only? No
An endowed scholarship established with a gift from Betty Ball Mann '58, the Betty Ball Mann '58 Endowment for Special Education Scholarships will provide funds annually to an outstanding student engaged in the study of Special Education within the College of Education. To be eligible for this scholarship, the student must demonstrate financial need, as determined by the University's Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships. The Donor directs that the student scholar selection process to be administered by the College of Education shall include a preference for students who are in the fifth year of the five-year program of study; and, students who demonstrate plans to pursue a professional career working with and/or diagnosing children with learning disabilities, including children with reading disabilities.Beyond the above criteria, the appointment of a student as a Betty Ball Mann '58 Scholar shall follow the University's guidelines for the awarding of scholarships.


Our Mission Statement
Recognizing our responsibility for continuous improvement and for the overall education and development of our students, we will ASSIST with identifying and obtaining resources to finance higher education;
DELIVER funds in a timely and equitable manner; and EDUCATE, so that informed financial decisions can be made.

  Contact Information:
   Warren Hall
   MSC 3519
   Harrisonburg, VA 22807
   540-568-7820 (phone) 
   540-568-7994 (fax)

Susan K. Moyers
Associate Director for Grants & Scholarships
Email: moyerssk@jmu.edu   


Steven Cox

Assistant Director for Scholarships

Email: coxsn@jmu.edu


Vivian Ferris
Scholarship Coordinator

Email: ferrisvl@jmu.edu