Scholarships

A wide variety of scholarships are available to students in the Willie A. Deese College of Business and Economics. Visit the links below to learn more about these scholarships and submit your application. To view a complete list of scholarships available to students in the Deese College of Business and Economics, visit Scholarships Available.

NEW STUDENTS

Freshmen
Scholarships offered for incoming freshman entering the Deese College beginning Fall 2020. Scholarship consideration requires a 3.5 minimum GPA and a test score of 21 (ACT) or 1070 (SAT). Distinguished Endowed Scholarships require a 4.0 minimum GPA and a test score of 28 (ACT) or 1280 (SAT).

  • Application Available: November 1, 2019
  • Priority Application Deadline: January 1, 2020
  • Priority Notification Date: February 28, 2020 via email*

Additional applications will be accepted based on availability of funds. Candidates for Distinguished Endowed Scholarships must have applications in by the January 1, 2020 priority application date. These candidates will be notified on January 10, 2020 and will require a campus interview visit on February 7-8, 2020.


Transfer Students
 
Scholarships offered for new incoming transfer students in the Deese College beginning Fall 2020.

  • Application Available: November 1, 2019
  • Application Deadline: March 1, 2020
  • Priority Notification Date: April 1, 2020 via email*

 
Current Students
Scholarships offered for currently enrolled undergraduate students in the Deese College who will be a sophomore, junior or senior in Fall 2020.

  • Application Available: November 1, 2019
  • Application Deadline: March 1, 2020
  • Priority Notification Date: April 1, 2020 via email*

*Applicants could potentially receive an award notification AFTER the dates listed above if awards are declined OR new scholarships become available.


Undergraduate Study Abroad
Students who have been accepted to a study abroad program may be eligible for scholarships through the Deese College. More information on applying for scholarships can be found by contacting the Directors for COBE Study Abroad, Dr. Maranda McBride or Dr. Lisa Owens-Jackson.

Office of Student Financial Aid Scholarships
Visit the Office of Financial Aid site for information on other scholarships.