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General Science and Mathematics

Application procedures may vary.  For additional information or application procedures, contact the department or visit their website: http://csm.jmu.edu/html/financial_aid.html

Dawson Math/Science Scholarship

     Need Based? Yes
     Freshman Only? No

An endowed scholarship where recipients shall be either math or science majors in financial need, and shall be residents of Shenandoah or Rockingham county, Virginia. Recipients must be in good academic standing.


Judith Ramsey Hoffman Science & Mathematics Scholarship

     Need Based? No
     Freshman Only? Yes
An endowed scholarship established intended to benefit a JMU student who meets the following criteria: Major in science and/or mathematics; Freshman, Sophomore, Junior or Senior and plans to make a career in science or mathematics or a related field. If at any time the student recipient fails to meet the requirements or when the student graduates, a new student will be selected based on the established criteria. The recipient may receive this scholarship for a maximum of four years. The scholarship recipient will be selected by the university director of scholarships upon recommendation (nomination) of the College of Science and Mathematics on June 1st as determined by the JMU Foundation Inc.

Frances Hughes Pitts Memorial Scholarship

     Need Based? No
     Freshman Only? No
An endowed scholarship established in memory of Frances Hughes Pitts from funds provided by her husband and son and friends of the family. Awarded annually to a female student majoring in one of the natural sciences. Recipients shall be chosen by a committee of the JMU College of Letters & Sciences, and will be chosen according to academic achievement.


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