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Josh Burdette '98 Student Entertainment Events (SEE) Endowed Memorial Scholarship

Scholarship History

Friends and family of Josh Burdette '98 established the Josh Burdette '98 Student Entertainment Events Endowed Memorial Scholarship in Octber 2015 to support current or incoming director of Student Entertainment Events (SEE) with financial need and will by annually awarded. The endowment fund seeks to honor the many contributions that Josh Burdette made to SEE during his years as an undergraduate student leader of the organization, as well as his continued involvement as an alumni volunteer and mentor.

Donor Statement

The Josh Burdette Student Entertainment Events (SEE) Memorial Scholarship seeks to honor the many contributions that Josh Burdette '98, made to SEE during his years as an undergraduate student leader of the organization, as well as his continued involvement as an alumni volunteer and mentor. Josh served as SEE's Security Director from 1996 to 1998. A Maryland Honors graduate with a degree in psychology, Josh was a steady presence in the SEE office and in the Adele H. Stamp Student Union during his time on campus and beyond. After graduating, Josh joined the security crew full-time working his way up to Head of Security at the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C., where he worked until his death on September 1,2013 at the age of 36. Josh's many friends and supporters from SEE were inspired by his devotion to the organization that helped to shape his life and career. The Josh Burdette Student Entertainment Events (SEE) Endowed Memorial Scholarship was established to uphold Josh's legacy of knowledge and love of learning. The scholarship will support a SEE student leader with financial need and will be annually awarded in Josh's memory.

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