External Scholarships
JHJ Undergraduate
 
 

Other Scholarship Opportunities

Below are scholarship opportunities available to business majors. 

(Please note that these scholarships are not administered by the Jesse H. Jones School of Business and application must be made directly to the organization offering the scholarship; contact information is noted.) 


 Scholarships in this section are posted as received from external organizations.


 

Minnie Stevens Piper Compendium – Index to Scholarships and Other Financial Aid

Please click on the link below to access scholarship and other financial aid opportunities via the Minnie Stevens Piper Compendium. All are separate annual scholarships from various organizations, so please take note of the specific organization application requirements and processes, award criteria, award amounts, due dates, organization websites, and contact information. Scholarships are open to all majors and include those for children and/or spouses of military personnel, visually impaired students, and deaf students. Also, please note that scholarship decisions are made by each individual organization.

https://comptroller.texas.gov/programs/education/msp/funding/aid/faidalpha.php

Questions regarding these scholarships should be directed to each individual organization contact person.

  


Patsy Takemoto Mink Education Foundation

Patsy Takemoto was the first woman of color in Congress and driving force behind Title IX, the landmark legislation that mandated gender equity in education. The Patsy Takemoto Mink Education Foundation offers Education Support Awards to assist low-income women with children who are pursuing undergraduate or graduate education or training (first bachelor’s degree or professional/masters/doctoral degree). Awardees will be selected based on 1) financial need; 2) personal circumstance; 3) educational path; 4) vocational or occupational goals; and 5) service or activist or civic goals.

 

https://www.patsyminkfoundation.org/education-support-application

 

Information on 2019-20 education support awards will be available in spring 2019.

 


Live Your Dream Education and Training Awards for Women

The Soroptimist Live Your Dream Awards assist women who provide the primary source of financial support for their families by giving them the resources they need to improve their education, skills and employment prospects. Each year, more than $2.1 million in education grants are awarded to nearly 1,500 women, many of whom have overcome enormous obstacles including poverty, domestic violence and/or drug and alcohol abuse. Live Your Dream Awards recipients may use the cash award to offset any costs associated with their efforts to attain higher education, such as books, childcare, tuition and transportation. Eligible applicants must be enrolled in, or have been accepted to, a vocational/skills training program or an undergraduate degree program and must demonstrate financial need. Local-level award recipients become eligible for region-level awards of either $3,000 or $5,000. Region-level award recipients then become eligible to receive one of three international-level awards of $10,000.

 

https://www.soroptimist.org/awards/eligibility.html

 

Application Period:  July 1, 2018 – November 15, 2018

 


 

CardRates.com Financial Futures Scholarship Available for Undergraduate & Graduate Students!

CardRates.com was created with a singular goal: to better educate consumers about the benefits and perils of credit cards. To that end, their finance experts strive to share valuable, well-researched advice, news and reviews with consumers daily.

CardRates.com is proud to offer the $1,000 Financial Futures Scholarship to undergraduate and graduate students majoring in business, accounting, finance, and management with a minimum 3.50 Overall GPA.

Scholarship description, requirement, and online applications are provided in the link below:

http://www.cardrates.com/scholarship/

 

Application Deadline:  July 31st Annually

Awards will be announced and awardedAugust 31st Annually

 

Questions regarding this scholarship can be directed to Jena Brezesky at jena@cardrates.com.


 

CITGO Innovation Scholarship Program

 

Scholarship Information:

CITGO Petroleum Corporation has established a scholarship program to assist students who plan to continue their education in college. Accounting, finance, and management information systems are eligible to apply. Up to twenty (20) $2,000 scholarship awards for undergraduate study will be granted. Awards may be renewed for up to three additional years or until a bachelor’s degree is earned, whichever occurs first. Renewal is contingent upon satisfactory academic performance in a full-time course of study, in an eligible field of study, enrollment at an eligible school and continuation of the scholarship program by CITGO Petroleum Corporation. For complete guidelines and application, please visit https://www.scholarsapply.org/citgo/.

 

Scholarship Deadline: September 28, 2018 at Noon CST

 

Questions regarding this scholarship should be directed to citgo@scholarshipamerica.org or 1-507-931-1682.