James Madison University

How to Apply for the Jonathan Davis Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is given to support a graduate student in psychology with a special interest in suicide awareness or suicide prevention. To qualify you must:

  • Be a degree-seeking student in one of the programs of the Department of Graduate Psychology at JMU.
  • Be enrolled full time.
  • Demonstrate a strong interest in suicide prevention through training, research or practice
  • Have a graduate GPA of at least 3.5 and be making good progress in your program

To apply, submit a typed, double-spaced, personal statement, between 3 and 5 pages long, describing your past experiences, current interests, and future plans in training, research or practice in suicide awareness or prevention. Applications should be submitted by Monday March 31st. Address your submission to Head, Department of Graduate Psychology.