Scholarship Overview

The purpose of the gift is to create the John Howard Connor Endowed Scholarship in the College of Business in honor of the Donor's father, John Howard Connor. 

To apply, visit the CoB Scholarships page, or call 540-568-3035.

Need Based

Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Requirements

  • To be eligible, a student must be a rising junior (preferably one who has indicated a desire to pursue a course of study in Marketing) and have financial need as determined by the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships.
  • The Connor Scholarship may be renewed for one year provided the recipient is in good standing with the College of Business. 
  • The Donor's intent is to assist students who have demonstrated an understanding of the perseverance and sacrifice that their ultimate success is likely to require. 
  • Recipients will be selected in a manner determined at the discretion of the Dean for the College of Business.
  • Beyond the above criteria, the appointment of students to receive the John Howard Connor Scholarship will follow the University's guidelines for the awarding of scholarships. 
  • To be considered for the John Howard Connor Endowed Scholarship, an applicant must satisfy the specified conditions listed above. 

Special application requirements

This scholarship specifies a “need component”. To be eligible you MUST HAVE A CURRENT FAFSA on-file with the James Madison University Office of Financial Aid.

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