Department of Management

Scholarships and Financial Aid

Our department offers a number of scholarships for students pursuing a degree in management, entertainment management or entrepreneurship. These scholarships are designed to support your studies at Missouri State, reward excellence in the classroom, aid students based on financial aid and more.

You may also qualify for additional University-wide scholarships or financial aid. The office of student financial aid provides information about University scholarships, grants and loans.

The department of management also offers a limited number of graduate assistantships for students pursuing a master’s degree in a related field.

Abraham-Miller Scholarship

Value

One to two $250 scholarships will be awarded.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

This scholarship considers financial need. Please submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) preferably by Feb. 15.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to two students, one demonstrating an interest in Human Resources Management and the other to a student demonstrating interest in International Management. Students must have completed MGT 345 and MGT 547 (or their equivalents). If seeking the Human Resource Management portion of the award, student must be a member of the Society for Human Resource Management. All students must be involved on campus, and have financial need.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship cannot be renewed. 

Alma Lee Woodall Memorial Alpha Kappa Psi Scholarship

Value

Number and values of awards dependent on the availability of funding, but awards are generally for $500.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

This scholarship considers financial need. Please submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) preferably by Feb. 15.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time junior or senior that is an active member of Alpha Kappa Psi. The student must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0, must demonstrate leadership, and must demonstrate financial need.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship cannot be renewed. 

BRIC Study Abroad Scholarship

Value

A single $500 scholarship will be awarded.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time undergraduate student seeking a degree in the College of Business that plans on studying abroad in the academic year of awarding in either Brazil, Russia, India, or China.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship cannot be renewed. 

Carr Foundation / MBA Scholarship

Value

Number of awards dependent on the availability of funding, but awards are generally valued at $500 - $1,000.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

This scholarship considers financial need. Please submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) preferably by Feb. 15.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a student in the M.B.A. program. Awards made with regard for financial need. Scholarship will be automatically renewed as long as the student maintains satisfactory academic progress.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship is renewed automatically. Automatically renewed as long as the student maintains satisfactory academic progress. Please note, all renewals and renewal values are contingent on the availability of funding.

Cleo and Mona Casady Leadership Scholarship

Value

Number and values of awards dependent on the availability of funding, but awards are generally for $1,500.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to an undergraduate student seeking a degree in the College of Business that has a cumulative GPA of 3.5. Student must submit a resume of their extracurricular involvement, and must exhibit outstanding communication skills, leadership, and team participation.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship cannot be renewed. 

COB Culturally Diverse Student Scholarship

Value

A single $1,000 scholarship will be awarded annually.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

This scholarship considers financial need. Please submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) preferably by Feb. 15.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time undergraduate COB major. One scholarship should go to a culturally diverse student. Based on that first preference should go to entering freshmen, second preference should go to lower-division students, and third preference should go to upper-division students. Student must show promise for academic success, and student must have financial need.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship cannot be renewed. 

COB Non-Traditional Student Scholarship

Value

Number of awards dependent on the availability of funding, but generally 1 or 2 scholarships are awarded.  Scholarships are always valued at $1,000.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

This scholarship considers financial need. Please submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) preferably by Feb. 15.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time undergraduate COB major. Scholarships should go to a non-traditional student. Based on that, first preference should go to entering freshman, second preference should go to lower-division students, and third preference should go to upper-division students. Student must show promise for academic success, and student must have financial need.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship cannot be renewed. 

COB Transfer Student Scholarship

Value

A single $1,000 scholarship will be awarded.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

This scholarship considers financial need. Please submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) preferably by Feb. 15.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time undergraduate COB major that has completed 60 hours at a junior or community college and was enrolled full-time in the semester prior at a junior or community college. Student must have a cumulative GPA of 3.2. Student must be a US Citizen with preference going to students from Missouri. Financial need required.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship cannot be renewed. 

College of Business-Upper Division Scholarships

Value

Number and value of awards dependent on the availability of funding, but awards are generally $500.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

This scholarship considers financial need. Please submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) preferably by Feb. 15.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to undergraduate students with 50 hours or more, majoring in a program in COB, showing an outstanding academic record and financial need.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship cannot be renewed. 

Daniel G. Kopp Management Scholarship

Value

Number of awards and value dependent on the availability of funding, but awards are generally $500.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

This scholarship considers financial need. Please submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) preferably by Feb. 15.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time student with at least 60 hours at time of awarding or more majoring in the Management Department with a cumulative GPA of 3.25. Student has to have lost at least one parent through death. Must write 300 words or less essay on how they have overcome loss and adversity in order to achieve their education. Awards made with regard for financial need.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal. 

Dave and Arlette Elliott Scholarship in Business

Value

A single $1,000 scholarship will be awarded.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to an undergraduate student seeking a major in the College of Business. Preference given to students with financial need. Preference also given to students with retail work experience.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal. 

Dave and Rose Heaser Scholarship in Business

Value

A single $1,000 scholarship will be awarded.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to an undergraduate student seeking a major in the College of Business. Preference given to students with financial need.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal. 

Don Calame Student Fund

Value

Number and value of awards dependent on the availability of funding, but awards are generally $1,000.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

This scholarship considers financial need. Please submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) preferably by Feb. 15.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time undergraduate student majoring in the College of Business. Consideration given to students demonstrating leadership, character, and academic excellence. Award made with regard for financial need.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal. 

Don Wessel Management Scholarship

Value

Number of awards and value dependent on the availability of funding.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a student majoring in Management. Preference given to juniors and seniors that are members of the Society of the Advancement of Management.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship cannot be renewed. 

Dr. James C. and Mary Lee Snapp Graduate Scholarship

Value

Number of awards dependent on the availability of funding, but awards are generally valued at $1,000 - $2,000.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

This scholarship considers financial need. Please submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) preferably by Feb. 15.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time graduate student in the College of Business with an undergraduate and graduate GPA of 3.0. Consideration will be given to students performing academically at a level consistent with capacity and circumstances, self-support through work, and financial need.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal. 

Dr. James C. Snapp Memorial Scholarship

Value

Number and value of awards dependent on the availability of funding, but awards are generally $500 - $1,000.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

This scholarship considers financial need. Please submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) preferably by Feb. 15.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time undergraduate student majoring in the College of Business. Consideration will be given to leadership. Awards made with regard for financial need. Scholarship will be automatically renewed as long as the student maintains satisfactory academic progress.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship is renewed automatically. Automatically renewed as long as the student maintains satisfactory academic progress and completes 12 credit hours per semester. Please note, all renewals and renewal values are contingent on the availability of funding.

Dr. Orie A. Cheatham Scholarship

Value

Number and value of awards dependent on the availability of funding, but awards are generally $500 - $1,000.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a junior or senior seeking a degree in Accounting or Business Education. Student must have a cumulative GPA of 3.2.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship cannot be renewed. 

Dr. R. Stephen Parker College of Business Scholarship

Value

A single $2,000 scholarship will be awarded.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

This scholarship considers financial need. Please submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) preferably by Feb. 15.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time student seeking a degree in the College of Business. Student must be from the St. Louis area. Incoming freshmen will be considered based on high school academic performance and leadership. Sophomores or greater must have a departmental GPA of 2.5. Awards will be made with regard for financial need. Preference should go those students that have participated in the WYMAN Teen Leadership Program of St. Louis. Recipient each year is guaranteed an interview for a summer internship or a full-time position upon graduate with WieseUSA in St. Louis based on the merit of the student and the employment need of WieseUSA.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal. 

Dr. Robert W. and Charlotte K. Bitter Endowed Scholarship Fund (College of Business)

Value

Number and value of awards dependent on the availability of funding, but awards are generally $500 - $1,000.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to full-time students majoring in the College of Business. When awarded to incoming freshmen, consideration will be given to high school performance, college potential, and to leadership qualities. When awarded to a student enrolled at the sophomore level or higher, the student must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5. The scholarship will be automatically renewed for up to three additional years as long as the student maintains a cumulative GPA of 2.5.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship is renewed automatically. Automatically renewed to be received for up to 3 years as long as the student maintains a cumulative 2.5 GPA and completes 24 credit hours per year. Please note, all renewals and renewal values are contingent on the availability of funding.

E. Ray Love Memorial Scholarship

Value

Number and value of awards dependent on the availability of funding, but awards are generally $1,000.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time student majoring in the College of Business whose family income disqualifies them for federal financial aid, but whose need for aid is significant as demonstrated through an essay in which they discuss their financial need. Juniors and seniors will be given preference. Scholarship will be automatically renewed as long as the student maintains satisfactory academic progress.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship is renewed automatically. Automatically renewed as long as the student maintains satisfactory academic progress. Please note, all renewals and renewal values are contingent on the availability of funding.

Edward Linski Memorial Scholarship

Value

A single $1,000 scholarship will be awarded annually.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

This scholarship considers financial need. Please submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) preferably by Feb. 15.

Selection criteria

will be awarded annually to a full-time undergraduate student properly enrolled at Missouri State University with a declared major in the College of Business. The scholarship will be awarded with regard for financial need and students must maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0. Students must self-identify as having lost a parent, with preference given for students seeking degrees in Finance and General Business in the College of Business.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal. 

Inmon Memorial Annual Endowed Scholarship Fund for the College of Business (COB)

Value

Number of awards dependent on the availability of funding, but awards will be valued at the Cost of Tuition for 28 - 30 credit hours plus an additional 10% for the costs of books.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time junior or senior majoring in the College of Business with a cumulative GPA of 3.2. Must show self-support through work. Must show patriotism for the United States. Must be a US citizen with preference going to Missouri residents. Preference given to students with Financial Need. Scholarship will be automatically renewed as long as the student maintains satisfactory academic progress.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship is renewed automatically. Automatically renewed as long as the student maintains satisfactory academic progress and completes 24 credit hours per year. Please note, all renewals and renewal values are contingent on the availability of funding.

International Business Scholarship

Value

Number of awards and value dependent on the availability of funding.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

There are currently no requirements for this scholarship other than being a part of the International Business Program.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship cannot be renewed. 

Jack Henry & Associates, Inc COB Scholarship Fund

Value

Six $1,000 scholarships will be awarded annually.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to undergraduate students majoring in Computer Information Systems, Finance, or Accounting.  Students must have completed 30 hours of credit and maintained an overall GPA of 3.0.  Student must also submit an essay on their merit.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal. 

James W. Dykes Award in Courage and Determination

Value

A single $500 scholarship will be awarded.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time sophomore or greater majoring in the College of Business that demonstrates exceptional courage and determination in overcoming adversity to achieve their education. Candidates must submit an essay discussing the adversity they have experienced, and students must submit a letter of recommendation from a COB faculty member.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship cannot be renewed. 

Jeffrey Lee Memorial Scholarship

Value

A single scholarship will be awarded. Value of award dependent on the availability of funding, but is generally between $250 - $750.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time student that is junior and is an active member of Delta Sigma Pi with a cumulative GPA of 3.2.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship cannot be renewed. 

Joe F. Carroll Memorial Scholarship

Value

A single scholarship will be awarded. Value of award dependent on the availability of funding, but is generally between $500 - $1,000.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a junior with at least 56 hours majoring in the College of Business. Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.3 and must be a graduate from a high school in the 24-county area served by Missouri State University. Student's leadership potential, and likelihood for making contributions to society and the business world will be considered.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal. 

John L. and Rita M. Bangs Scholarship

Value

Number and value of awards dependent on the availability of funding, but awards are generally $1,500 - $2,000.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to full-time undergraduate or graduate students seeking degrees in the College of Business. Students must not be receiving the Presidential Scholarship at Missouri State University and preference should go to students seeking degrees in Computer Information Systems or Marketing.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal. 

John W. and Nancy R. Cunniff Scholarship Fund

Value

Number and value of awards dependent on the availability of funding, but awards are generally $750 - $1,000.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

This scholarship considers financial need. Please submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) preferably by Feb. 15.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to full-time undergraduate students majoring in the College of Business. Student must have Financial Need. Incoming freshman will be considered based on high school academic performance and leadership, while current students must have a major GPA of 2.5, but have a GPA no greater than 3.5.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal. 

Kenneth E. and Jane A. Meyer Scholarship

Value

Four scholarships will be awarded, but their value is dependent on the availability of funding.  Generally awards are valued at $1,500 - $2,000.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Four scholarships of equal amount will be awarded annually to full-time students seeking a degree in the College of Business. Students must be from Lawrence or Bates Counties in Missouri. Incoming freshmen must be in top 1/4th of their class, must show academic excellence and leadership. All others must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5. Character, leadership, and academic performance strongly considered.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal. 

Management Faculty Scholarship

Value

Number of awards and value dependent on the availability of funding.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Awarded to a full-time student seeking a major in the Management Department. Current students must have a departmental GPA of 3.0, and students, including transfers, should have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5. Student integrity, personal accountability and intellectual curiosity.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship cannot be renewed. 

Marlyn Graff Rhoades Memorial Scholarship (COB)

Value

Number of awards dependent on the availability of funding, but awards are generally valued at $1,000.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a student with at least 56 hours seeking a degree in the College of Business with a cumulative GPA of 3.0. Must be a high school graduate from the 24-county area served by Missouri State University. Consideration will also be given to leadership potential, and the likelihood of students making a worthwhile contribution to society and the world of business. Scholarship will be automatically renewed for one additional year as long as the student maintains a cumulative GPA of 3.0.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship is renewed automatically. Automatically renewed to be received for up to 2 years as long as the student maintains a cumulative GPA of 3.0. Please note, all renewals and renewal values are contingent on the availability of funding.

Mary Coulter Management Department Scholarship

Value

A single $250 scholarship will be awarded.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time Management major with a cumulative and departmental GPA of 3.2.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship cannot be renewed. 

Raikos Scholarships

Value

$10,000 will be awarded annually.  At least 1 scholarship will be awarded, but no less than 4.  The value of awards will be no greater than $10,000, but no less than $2,500.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Between 1 and 4 awards will be given annually ranging in size from $2,500 - $10,000. Scholarships will be awarded annually to a student properly enrolled in the College of Business. The student may be a graduate or undergraduate student. Students must have a cumulative 3.5 GPA and must have graduated from a high school in Missouri within 100 miles of Springfield, Missouri.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal. 

Ralph and Carol Williams Management Scholarship

Value

Number of scholarships dependent on the availability of funding.  All scholarships will be $1,000.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

This scholarship considers financial need. Please submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) preferably by Feb. 15.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time junior or greater majoring in the Management Department with a cumulative GPA of 3.1. Preference for students that are active members in Delta Sigma Pi. Awards made with regard for financial need. Presidential, Board of Governors, and Merit Scholars are not eligible. Students with scholarships equaling more than one-half of tuition are not eligible.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal. 

Ray and Susie Forsythe - COB Scholarship

Value

Two scholarships will be awarded annually.  Value is dependent on the availability of funding, but awards are generally for $1,000 - $2,000.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Two scholarships of equal amount will be awarded annually to a student that has completed at least 56 hours and is seeking a degree in the College of Business. The student should have a cumulative GPA of 3.3 and first preference should go to those students graduating from a Springfield, Missouri Public High School. Student should demonstrate leadership. Preference for Missouri State University varsity athletes. Scholarship will be automatically renewed for one additional year.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship is renewed automatically. Automatically renewed to be received for up to 2 years. Please note, all renewals and renewal values are contingent on the availability of funding.

Robert L. Trewatha International Scholarship

Value

Number of scholarships and value dependent on the availability of funding, but awards are generally $250 - $500.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to full-time students majoring or minoring in International Business. Student must be in good academic standing. Preference for those studying abroad. Must submit one-page, single spaced statement about merit and goals.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal. 

Robert L. Trewatha Management Scholarship

Value

Number of scholarships and value dependent on the availability of funding, but awards are generally $250 - $500.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

This scholarship considers financial need. Please submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) preferably by Feb. 15.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time student majoring in Management in good academic standing with financial need.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship cannot be renewed. 

Roberta Cope Turner Scholarship

Value

Number of awards dependent on the availability of funding, but awards are generally valued at $500 - $1,000.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to an undergraduate student seeking a degree from the College of Business that graduated from a Class 1 or 2 High School in Missouri. Incoming freshman will be considered based on high school academic performance and leadership, while current students must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal. 

Ronald and Carol Bottin Scholarship

Value

A single $1,000 scholarship will be awarded.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time undergraduate or graduate student seeking a degree in either Accounting, Finance, or Management. Incoming freshman will be considered based on high school academic performance and leadership, while current students must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0. Preference should go to non-traditional, working, single parents.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal. 

Roy T. and Mildred Durr Wilcox Scholarship in the College of Business

Value

Number of awards dependent on the availability of funding, but awards are generally valued at $1,000.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

This scholarship considers financial need. Please submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) preferably by Feb. 15.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time junior or senior seeking an undergraduate degree in the College of Business. Award made with regard to financial need. Scholarship will be automatically renewed for one additional year as long as the student maintains a cumulative GPA of 2.5.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship is renewed automatically. Automatically renewed to be received for up to 2 years as long as the student maintains a cumulative GPA of 2.5 and completes 24 credit hours per year. Please note, all renewals and renewal values are contingent on the availability of funding.

Sandra M. Sullentrup Memorial Scholarship

Value

Number of awards dependent on the availability of funding, but awards are generally valued at $500 - $1,000.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time student that is an active member of Delta Sigma Pi that has demonstrated leadership in the organization and in the community. Preference for CIS majors that are juniors. Financial need is not required, but preferred.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship cannot be renewed. 

Society for Human Resources Management Scholarship

Value

A single $250 scholarship will be awarded.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

This scholarship considers financial need. Please submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) preferably by Feb. 15.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a member of the Missouri State University Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management with a cumulative GPA of 2.75 and demonstrating financial need.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship cannot be renewed. 

Springfield Area Human Resources Association Scholarship

Value

Number of scholarships and value dependent on the availability of funding, but awards are generally $750 - $1,000.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time student majoring or minoring in Human Resource Management. Must be enrolled or have completed MGT 345 or its equivalent. Must demonstrate academic excellence, leadership and character. Preference given for those involved in student chapter of Society for Human Resource Management.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal. 

Steven J. Bengfort Memorial Scholarship

Value

Number of awards dependent on the availability of funding, but awards are generally valued at $250.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a student with at least two semesters left before graduation, that is an active member of Alpha Kappa Psi and has been for at least one semester. Must have a cumulative GPA of 2.8 and demonstrate leadership through Alpha Kappa Psi involvement. Student must submit the Bengfort Essay within the application discussing the importance of brotherhood and sisterhood through the fraternity and their integrity within the organization.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship cannot be renewed. 

The Robert W. and Charlotte Bitter Graduate Scholarship

Value

A single scholarship will be awarded, but the value of the award is dependent on the availability of funding.  Awards are generally for $1,000 - $2,000.

Application

Complete the General and Departmental Scholarship Application by March 1.

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time student seeking an MBA or MACC and a cumulative GPA of 3.3.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship cannot be renewed.