The Josh Samman MMA Foundation was ecstatic to award five scholarships to deserving athletes on January 21, 2017 at  Combat Night in Tallahassee. We would like our scholarship awardees to continue giving back to carry on Josh's legacy.

Our first awardees were: 

  • DaMarcus M. Holmes
  • Angel L. Marquez
  • Joseph M. Miller
  • Ralph Valdez
  • Troy Worthen

For the second quarter of 2017, we were happy to award scholarships to these deserving athletes:

  • Jim Alers
  • John Badridge
  • Betty Collins
  • Christoper Daniel
  • Kaleb Delafe
  • John Harrison
  • Collin Lubberts
  • Austin McCray
  • Mike Perry
  • Nicholas Roehrick
  • Felicia Spencer
  • Christoper Thorne

We prioritize our scholarship awards to Combat Night Veterans, Military Veterans and individuals with a disability. We are currently restricted to awarding scholarships to athletes located in Florida and Georgia. 

Scholarships are awarded quarterly and will be awarded within one month of the application due date. Currently, application due dates are:

  • July 5, 2017
  • October 5, 2017

​For more information on how to apply, please visit our  Scholarship Information page.​​