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Jim Dunn Run, morgantown wv JimDunnRun.com

Welcome to the Jim Dunn Memorial Scholarship information site -
home of the Jim Dunn Run!

Jim was well-known to the local Morgantown community as manager of Pizza Inn and Pargos, Special Olympics' coach and volunteer with many youth sports activities.

A 1972 WVU graduate, Jim came to Morgantown from Rochester Pa on a scholarship and spent four years on WVU's storied men's track and field team under the leadership of Coach Stan Romanoski.

Jim was a sprinter on the WVU track team. Darlene, his wife wanted to do something special in memory of her husband after his sudden death in May of 2007. That is when the Jim Dunn Memorial Scholarship was founded.

The scholarship was established to support runners and the running sports throughout West Virginia. It will be given each year to a high school senior athlete, who has been accepted to run on a track or cross country team in college.

The scholarship is worth $1000 and can be used towards books, housing, tuition, etc.

2013 Jim Dunn Run Twilight 5-Miler

2013 Jim Dunn Run Twilight 5-Miler from Pat Riley on Vimeo.


Updates

April 12th, 2014
Jim Dunn Scholarship deadline extended to April 15th. Time to apply!!

March 20th, 2014
♦ Jim Dunn Scholarship /Friends of Track and Field Scholarship

Two $1000 scholarships are available to any graduating West Virginia high school student who is planning to participate in cross country and/or track and field at the collegiate level. Application deadline is March 31st . Please visit www.jimdunnrun.com for applications or more information.


Jim Dunn Run
www.jimdunnrun.com
Jim was well-known to the local Morgantown community as manager of Pizza Inn and Pargos, Special Olympics' coach and volunteer with many youth sports activities.

February 25th, 2014
Are you ready for some sun? We are too!! Jim Dunn Run date is set for July 18, 2014.. Make preparations, we hope to see you there!!