NOTE: This scholarship application is separate from any others filed with James Madison University and is required for consideration for a Second Century Scholarship.

Application deadline tentatively set for: February 20, 2018

All applicants must enter JMU as freshmen in Fall 2018 and meet the following criteria:

  1. GPA ≥ 3.75 (performance in science, technology, and mathematics courses will receive additional consideration)
  2. Demonstrated interest in and commitment to study in a STEM area
  3. Declaration of major in a designated STEM area (Eligible majors include: Biology, Biophysical Chemistry, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Earth Science, Engineering, Geographic Science, Geology, Intelligence Analysis, Integrated Science and Technology, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics).

Applicants must submit all of the following information using the online form available below. All fields are required.

2017 applications will tentatively open on November 1, 2017. Any questions can be directed to: