Dr. Jim Campion Endowment
This scholarship was established by Everton H. Henriques ‘78 (former student and friend), Dr. Campion’s wife, Carol, family, co-workers, students and friends to honor the memory of Dr. James J. Campion, Associate Professor of Chemistry, for his dedicated service as a teacher in the Chemistry Department at SUNY New Paltz. This scholarship is awarded to full time, continuing matriculated students majoring in the physical sciences (preferably chemistry) with an ultimate goal of teaching. Students planning to teach chemistry will also be considered regardless of their major. Recipients must have a grade point average of 2.75 to be considered for this scholarship. Awardees must maintain a grade point average of 2.75 in their coursework or better. The decision regarding bestowing of this award is based primarily on merit, with the secondary consideration given to students with financial need.