The James B. Morris Scholarship Fund (MSF) provides financial assistance, motivation and internship opportunities for Iowa’s minority students pursuing post-secondary and graduate degrees. The MSF provides this assistance to high-achieving individuals who demonstrate strong academic performance, community service and a need for financial aid. The MSF provides minority students with an opportunity to learn, grow, and become professionals in their chosen careers while assisting Iowa communities with the retention of a diverse pool of talent.
Empowering high performing Iowa minority students with need to reach their goals in higher education and life
The James B. Morris Scholarship Fund is administered by a Board of Directors comprised of Iowa business and education leaders. The Board contracts for administrative support with Diversified Management Services, a Des Moines-based firm specializing in association management.
The Morris Board of Directors administers the James B. Morris Scholarship and a number of named scholarships as well.