J.J. Staff Scholar Award


Contributed by Bernard Hogben

The J.J. Staff Scholar Award Committee is currently accepting scholarship applications for the 2012 Fall semester.

Established in 1997 to honor President Emeritus James J. Whalen, the award of up to $500 per semester, is granted to eligible staff members in a degree program at Ithaca College. The money can be used to pay for books and defray other educational costs. Candidates for the J.J. Staff Scholar Award must be full-time staff members of the College, matriculated in a degree program, have completed at least 60 credit hours toward graduation and have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

To apply for this award, please fill out an on-line form:

On-line application form

Supervisors – please post this message for employees without email or computer access. Staff without computer access who wishes to apply for this scholarship may contact Ben Hogben at 274-1689.

For more information on the J.J. Staff Scholar Award, please contact

Denise Duve, Ben Hogben, Mary Knapp, or Barbie Odell