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  • For full-time undergraduate and graduate students majoring in business, among other disciplines. U.S. citizenship not required.
  • Award: Range from $2,000 to $8,000. 
AFCEA Young Entrepreneur Scholarship
  • For part-time sophomores, juniors, seniors, and graduate students with a declared major in a science, mathematics, or technology degree program, including management information systems, or a declared major in a business field with a science or technology minor. Applicants must be U.S. citizens, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, and be working for a small business while they attend school.
  • Award: $2,000
  • Outstanding minority undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students who aspire to become CPAs.  Undergraduates must have taken at least 6 semester hours in accounting.  Must be a student affiliate member of AICPA.  Criteria: academic record and leadership, financial need.  Minimum GPA: 3.0. For U.S. citizens and permanent residents. 
  • Award: $3,000 per academic year. Recipients may apply to renew for additional years.
  • For liberal arts or other non-accounting majors who have been accepted into or are applying to, but have not yet begun, a graduate program in or related to accounting. Must demonstrate outstanding academic achievement and leadership and aspire to be a CPA.  For U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
  • Award: 10 awards of $5,000.
 ALPFA Scholarship Program
  • The Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting offers annual scholarships to applicants of a Hispanic heritage pursuing careers in the fields of business, including accounting and finance.
  • Award: A total of $150,000 in funds are awarded each year, with awards ranging between $1,250 and $10,000 for each candidate.
  • For current full-time sophomores pursuing a business-related degree who have a visible or invisible disability (see website for more details).
  • Award: $10,000 
  • Once accepted to both the Stillman School and the Leadership Program, students will automatically be considered for the Gerald Buccino Scholarship.
  • Award: Provides up to $5,000.00 per year for four years of undergraduate studies. The awardee will also be given an exciting opportunity to be mentored by Gerald P. Buccino, a prominent business entrepreneur and Seton Hall alumnus.
Catholic Relief Services International Development Fellows Program
  • For graduate students who will soon be finishing a degree related to international development or business, or undergraduate students soon to finish their Bachelor's degree who have at least 5 years of experience in management or international development. Applicants must have professional proficiency in French, Spanish, Arabic, or Portuguese and be interested in a future career with Catholic Relief Services. See website for more details about ideal applicants.
  • Award: Participants receive a stipend, housing, transportation to and from the country to which they are assigned, medical insurance, and more.
  • For graduate students in a Master's program preparing for a career in state and local government finance. Must be recommended by academic advisor or dean of graduate program.  For citizens or permanent residents of the U.S. or Canada.
  • Award: $10,000.  Scholarship winner is invited to attend the Government Finance Officers Association national conference, where the award is presented. 
  • Graduate students in MBA, MHA, or related programs who have a strong interest in academic medical centers, financial management, and hospital operations. Must have graduated at start of program.
  • Award: Two year Fellowship program, provides development opportunities that foster the learning of competencies critical to the success of healthcare leaders, an understanding of the structure of Duke University Hospital and Health System, and an appreciation of the complexities of academic medicine.
  • Graduate students in MBA, MHA or related programs who have a strong interest in academic medical centers, financial management, and hospital operations. Must have graduated at start of program.
  • Award: Two year Fellowship program, designed to foster insight into the dynamics of an academic medical center and health system, while allowing for development of individual interests. Fellows gain familiarity with diverse revenue cycle organizational issues throughout the health system and practical administrative experience via involvement in various projects and their rotations.
Earl Graves Scholarship 
  • The Earl Graves Scholarship is a national scholarship intended for college sophomores, juniors, and graduate-level students who plan on majoring in business or international business. 
  • Award: Offers a one-time scholarship of $5000. 
  • Deadline: March 15. 
  • Earl Graves Scholarship 
  • 8260 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive 
    Fairfax, VA 22031 
    Phone: (703) 205-3400
  • Women who have completed 12 credits towards a graduate degree. Must demonstrate high academic achievement, financial need, clear career goals, and NJ residency. Goal of award: to support the next generation of female executive talent. Requires nomination by dean or director of graduate program.
  • Award: ranges from $2,000 to $5,000.
  • Geico Insurance Company has run the Achievement Award Program for more than 25 years in an effort to provide cash awards to all of the most outstanding undergraduate students majoring in business-related fields. Must be a sophomore or junior to apply. 
  • Award: The $1000 cash award is awarded to students who excel academically, and several full-time sophomores and juniors receive this one-time award annually.
  • The League of United Latin American Citizens, also known as LULAC, has been raising money to award to Hispanic students since 1932. While LULAC offers a range of different scholarship opportunities on a national level, the council’s General Electric Scholarship is a special opportunity for students pursuing a degree in either business or engineering.
  • Award: A $5000 scholarship for school expenses.
 Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship
  • Outstanding juniors, seniors, or graduate students majoring in accounting and preparing for a career in state and local government finance. For citizens or permanent residents of the U.S. or Canada. Must be recommended by academic adviser or department chair.
  • Award: $5,000; Winner attends the Government Finance Officers Association of the U.S. and Canada's annual conference in San Antonio, Texas. 
  • For full-time freshmen and sophomores who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents of Hispanic heritage with a minimum 3.30 GPA. Must be majoring in Finance, Accounting, or Economics and complete a FAFSA form.
  • Award: 20 scholarships of $3,200, and the opportunity to apply for a summer internship at Morgan Stanley. 
Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship
  • For female students studying in business or a business-related field. Applicants must be sophomores, juniors, seniors, or graduate students with a strong academic record.
  • Award: Up to $5,000.
  • For U.S. citizens or permanent residents of color (African American/Black, Asian/Pacific Islander American, Hispanic/Latino or Native American/Alaska Native), who are full-time graduate students not graduating before May 2014. Applicants must be working towards a degree in a field with an emphasis in public relations, marketing, or advertising and must have a minimum GPA of 3.2.
  • Award: $10,000 
  • For U.S. citizens or permanent residents of color (African American/Black, Asian/Pacific Islander American, Hispanic/Latino or Native American/Alaska Native), who are taking at least 12 undergraduate credits a semester (full-time). Applicants must be majoring in a field with an emphasis on public relations, marketing, or advertising, or must be minoring in communications with desire to pursue a career in public relations, marketing or advertising. Applicants must not be graduating before May 2013. Requires a minimum GPA of 2.75. 
  • Award: $5,000
Mary Elizabeth Lockwood Beneventi MBA Scholarship - Daughters of the American Revolution
  • For U.S. citizens, male or female, pursuing an MBA. Applicants must be full-time students with a minimum 3.25 GPA.
  • Award: $2,000, renewable for additional years.
  • Outstanding minority juniors, seniors, and graduate students who are preparing for a career in state and local finance. For citizens or permanent residents of the U.S. or Canada.  Must be recommended by academic adviser or department chair.
  • Award: $5,000 
The National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program
  • The program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in the fields of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, psychology, social work, history, public health, social work, business administration/management, and education (except research-focused STEM education programs). Applicants must be pursuing research-based master's and doctoral degrees in the U.S. and abroad. Women, minorities, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
  • Award: Fellows benefit from a three-year annual stipend of $30,000 along with a $10,500 cost of education allowance for tuition and fees, a one-time $1,000 travel allowance and the freedom to conduct their own research at any accredited U.S., or foreign institution of graduate education they choose. Also provides TeraGrid Supercomputer access.
National Society of Hispanic MBAs (NSHMBA) Foundation Scholarship
  • For U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents of Hispanic heritage who have either a minimum 3.0 GPA or a minimum GPA of 2.75 plus two years of full-time work experience. Applicants must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a Master's program in business or marketing by the fall 2012 semester.
  • Award: Multiple awards range from $2,500 to $10,000.
New Jersey Society of CPAs College Scholarship Program
  • For New Jersey residents studying accounting as either a major or concentration who will have completed at least 12 accounting credits by the end of the spring 2012 semester. Open to undergraduate juniors and seniors, and those entering an accounting-related graduate program in fall 2012. Requires a minimum 3.2 GPA.
  • Award: $5,000 in 2012.
Norman P. McClelland Distinguished Fellowship
  • For economics majors who are juniors, seniors, recent graduates, or graduate students. Open to international students who are eligible to work in the U.S. Applicants should demonstrate: 1) An active interest in public policy, particularly economic policy; 2) Strong intellectual aptitude; 3) Eagerness to work cooperatively and supportively with others; 4) Exceptional judgment and integrity; 5) An appreciation for the free enterprise system and constitutionally limited government; and 6) An interest in learning how to advance free market principles. Fellows work at least three days a week at the Goldwater Institute in Arizona, where they provide ongoing administrative and research support, receive staff mentoring, participate in lunch-and-learn seminars, and read assigned material, among other duties. The fellowship is usually served during the spring semester, but exceptions are sometimes made.
  • Award: A modest stipend based on fellowship duration and hours worked.
  • For graduate students who will be completing their program in either fall 2011 or spring 2012, and who have a clear interest in public service and one to three years of work experience and/or internships in public service, transportation, or related fields.
  • Award: Two-year, fast-track, rotational program offers fellows on-the-job experience in planning, financial, and facility operations functions. Competitive compensation and benefits program including health, dental, life insurance, vacation, holidays, and tuition assistance. 
Ralph W. Shrader Diversity Scholarship
  • Open to full-time graduate students specializing in management information systems, computer science/technology, or fields directly related to U.S. intelligence or national security enterprises. Applicants must be U.S. citizens. Academic excellence is a primary consideration.
  • Award: $3,000
  • For accounting majors who will soon begin their junior or senior year. Requires a minimum 3.3 GPA, superior academic performance, and promise for a career in public accounting.
  • Award: Varies, but typically $2,500. 
  • Minority juniors, seniors, and graduate students interested in an internship in the Smithsonian or related departments. Minimum GPA: 3.0. Applicants must demonstrate relevance of internship to academic or career goals.
  • Award: 10 week internship for summer, fall, or spring in a Smithsonian office, museum, or research institute. Stipend of $550 per week.

 
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