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JMU Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships

Outside Scholarships

Outside Scholarship Recipients - Please submit a Supplemental Information Sheet to inform our office about the private scholarships you are receiving. Federal and state regulations require us to consider outside sources of financial assistance when awarding aid.

Please mail all outside scholarship checks to:
James Madison University
University Business Office
MSC 3516
738 South Mason Street
Harrisonburg, VA 22807

New Scholarships Available - Throughout the year our office receives outside scholarship information that we make available to JMU students. Check back often for information about new private scholarship opportunities. These scholarships are not affiliated with JMU.

Search for Private Scholarships - Try these links to search for scholarship information online.

The Simple Dollar - College Scholarship Guide

FinAid - The Smart Student Guide to Financial Aid

Peterson's Scholarship Search




Scholarshipamerica.org  - Guide to Minority Scholarships

Scholarship Scams - What you should know!


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:
   Student Success Center
   MSC 3519
   Harrisonburg, VA 22807
   540-568-7820 (phone) 
   540-568-7994 (fax)

Susan K. Moyers

Associate Director for Grants and Scholarships

Email: moyerssk@jmu.edu   


Steven N. Cox

Assistant Director for Scholarships

Email: coxsn@jmu.edu  


Vivian Ferris
Scholarship Coordinator

Email: ferrisvl@jmu.edu


Kimberly Robinson

Email: robinsks@jmu.edu