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Nursing

Application procedures may vary.  For additional information or application procedures, contact the department or visit their website: http://www.nursing.jmu.edu/bsn/scholarships.html

Marcia Dake Nursing Scholarship

 Criteria:
     Need Based? No
     Freshman Only? No
 Information:
An endowed scholarship established January 31, 1989 by the College of Nursing Alumni Association Steering Committee, in memory of one of the founders of the JMU School of Nursing, Dr. Marcia Dake. Recipients shall be Nursing students in good standing.
 

Frank & Eva Farell Endowed Scholarship in Nursing

 Criteria:
     Need Based? No
     Freshman Only? No
 Information:

Established by Francis X. Farrell '82 and Mary Carter Farrell '84 to provide the financial resources to establish & support an endowed scholarship to be known as The Frank & Eva Farrell Endowed Scholarship in Nursing. The gift creating this scholarship is made to commemorate their lifetime service to others in need.

The Donors' intention is to provide scholarship support for undergraduate students whose chosen field of study and research is Nursing, a major discipline within the College of Integrated Science & Technology. In each academic year, there will be one outstanding undergraduate student scholar designated as the Farrell Scholar. Once the scholarship is awarded, so long as the student remains a Nursing student in good standing with the Department, the scholarship may be renewed for up to two more academic years. The appointment of a student as a Farrell Scholar shall follow the University's guidelines for the awarding of scholarships.

 

Gloria Jane Hollowell Henley Scholarship

 Criteria:
     Need Based? No
     Freshman Only? No
 Information:

An endowed scholarship established in memory of Gloria Jane Hollowell Henley by her family and friends to award a scholarship to a student enrolled in the Department of Nursing.

 

Mary R. Waples Nursing Scholarship

 Criteria:
     Need Based? No
     Freshman Only? No
 Information:
An endowed scholarship established in honor of Mary R. Waples, former head nurse, to award scholarships to nursing majors.
 

Lettie Pate Whitehead Scholarship

 Criteria:
     Need Based? Yes
     Freshman Only? No
 Information:
General expendable. Established with a grant from the Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation Inc. to award scholarships to nursing majors from nine southern states (VA, NC, SC, TN, GA, FL, AL, MS, LA). Recipients shall be Christian girls, financially needy and deserving students. Recipients shall be chosen by the Financial Aid office in conjunction with the Nursing department head. The Whitehead Foundation requires an annual report showing the activity in the fund.

 

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

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