Baxter Trust Academic Improvement Scholarship Program
JHJ Undergraduate

Baxter Trust Academic Improvement Scholarship Program

Scholarship Information:

The Jesse H. Jones School of Business is pleased to present a tremendous opportunity for student academic improvement, in partnership with Baxter Trust. The Baxter Trust Academic Improvement Scholarship Program is designed to encourage progression among full-time business majors, strengthen the academic resolve of promising students, reward significant improvement in academics, and ensure that all JHJ School students realize their full potential in the achievement of their educational and career goals. Two scholarship awards are possible during the term of the program – first award in the fall 2018 semester and second award in the spring 2019 semester if academic milestones are achieved. Scholarships awards are available in the amount of $500, $750, and $900.


Term of the Program:  fall 2017 thru spring 2019


Scholarship Eligibility Criteria: 

  • Open to undergraduate students in good academic standing majoring in accounting, finance, management, management information systems, or marketing
  • Enrolled full-time with an overall GPA of 2.00 – 2.99 at the close of the fall 2017 semester with no grades of “I” or “W”; must not be a transfer student
  • Attempted and earned at least 12 semester hours at the close of the fall 2017 semester
  • U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or DREAMER with proof thereof

Have completed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or filed the Texas Application for State Financial Aid (TASFA) with the Office of Financial Aid as required by the University


Participation:  Students must meet ALL eligibility requirements to be considered for participation in the program. No application is required. Recipients will be notified by the Dean’s Office beginning the twelfth class day (September 10, 2018).


Contact Information:  

Office of the Dean                                                      

Jesse H. Jones School of Business