Scholarship Overview

An endowed scholarship established by Geoffrey Black, Timothy Miller, Andrew Norton, William Roche and Jason Sfaelos in memory of Craig Blass, JMU Class of 1996, whose life was lost in the attack on the World Trade Center, September 11, 2001. This scholarship will be awarded annually and is intended to benefit a JMU student who merits the following criteria: Student must have a minimum GPA of 2.8, and be an active member in good standing of Theta Chi Fraternity (preferred) or another Greek organization: Preferences include that the student be from New York, a business major and can show involvement in intramural, club or other sports. The Director of Scholarships will select the scholarship recipient. If James Madison University does not enroll any student meeting the above criteria, this fund may be used to assist any JMU student.

Need Based

Eligibility Criteria
Freshmen   Sophomore   Junior   Senior  


Eligibility Requirements
This scholarship requires the student to complete the General Application in Madison Scholarships Hub (the Hub). If you meet the basic qualifications for this scholarship, you will be prompted to complete additional materials to be considered for this scholarship and/or determine your eligibility. For further information about how to log into the Hub and application deadlines, please see our website:

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