Graduate Scholarships
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Other Scholarship Opportunities

Below are scholarship opportunities available to graduate students.

(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 for each scholarship. Scholarships are open to graduate students and also include those for children and/or spouses of military personnel, visually impaired students, deaf, and hearing impaired students. Also, please note that scholarship decisions are made by each individual organization.


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.


Information on 2019-20 education support awards will be available in spring 2019. Financial Futures Scholarship Available for Undergraduate & Graduate Students! 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. 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:


Application Deadline:  July 31st Annually

Awards will be announced and awarded:  August 31st Annually


Questions regarding this scholarship can be directed to Jena Brezesky at



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.


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