Distinguished Business Scholar Awards

The Distinguished Business Scholar awards were established in 2014 to recognize students who are achieving academic excellence while pursuing their degree in business.

Each award is $2,500


To be considered for the Distinguished Business Scholar Award, students must apply in the Spring before their last one or two full-time semesters. Students must be completing a degree within the School of Business. Applicants must provide a resume, a statement of future plans, an unofficial transcript of all college coursework, and a letter of recommendation from a School of Business faculty member teaching within the student’s major field of study .

  • The minimum cumulative GPA for consideration is 3.50.

  • Recipients will be selected each spring by a committee comprised of faculty within the School of Business.

  • The scholarship provides funding for the recipients’ final one or two terms at Emporia State and is not renewable.

Deadline for submission is Monday, March 1th by 5:00 pm.

Applicants may deliver their materials to Cremer Hall room 421 or via email to jrich@emporia.edu.

Please contact Dr. Rich with questions at (620) 341-5345