Scholarship Overview

An endowed scholarship established in honor of Dr. Robert E. Holmes, who served as Dean of the College of Business from 1983 to 1995. 

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

Annual award amount

Need Based

Eligibility Criteria


Eligibility Requirements

  • This fund will provide an annual scholarship award for an incoming freshman student with a declared business major.  
  • The recipient must have demonstrated financial need.
  • The award recipient, while in high school, must carry a minimum academic performance level of B
  • Along with demonstrated service and leadership throughout his or her high school career.
  • The recipient shall be selected by a committee appointed and chaired by the Dean of the College of Business.    
  • To be considered for the Dr. Robert E. and Diane M. Holmes 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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