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SAVE THE DATE!

This year's Madison Trust event will be FRIDAY, March 5, 2021

We invite you to come learn about this unique program where philanthropists, entrepreneurial thinkers, faculty and staff can discuss visionary and innovative ideas with the potential of making these concepts a reality through financial support. There will be a program overview, a walk through of the proposal process and ample time for Q&A.

Information Sessions*

  • Sep 21, Monday, 1pm - 2pm   VIRTUAL MEETING email madisontrust@jmu.edu to register and for login information.
  • Sep 29, Tuesday, 3pm - 4pm  VIRTUAL MEETING email madisontrust@jmu.edu to register and for login information.

Presenter Workshops*

  • TBD Mid-January 2021

Open Session Workshops*

  • TBD Mid-February 2021

Dress Rehearsals*

Festival Conference and Student Center, Board of Visitors Board Room, individual times will be assigned

  • Feb 22, Monday
  • Feb 25, Thursday

* sessions will be identical

Madison Trust History
  • Inaugural event November 2014
  • Over 25 units represented through faculty, staff & student presenters
  • Nearly 150 proposals submitted seeking over $2.6 Million
  • 60 investors have participated in person since 2014
  • More than 100 faculty, staff & student presenters representing 52 unique projects
  • $460,000 and counting in private funding

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