Scholarship Opportunities

The College of Business Administration offers multiple scholarship opportunities to assist you as you pursue your business degree. Our incoming freshmen scholarships are designed to help you as you begin your college career.  

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Application Process

You can apply for all of the incoming freshmen scholarships by filling out one application. Attached to the application is a reference form, which must be completed by a high school teacher. Annually, all applications are due by February 1.

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Incoming Freshman Scholarships

Carl E. Bartlow Memorial Scholarship

For this scholarship, you must be an incoming freshman admitted as a pre-accounting major enrolled in the College of Business Administration at the Kent Campus. You must have a minimum 3.0 high school GPA and demonstrate leadership and service. Preference will be given if you are from Stark County. This scholarship can be renewed if you maintain a 3.0 GPA and remain in the accounting major.

Freshman Accounting Excellence Scholarship

This scholarship requires that you be an incoming freshman admitted as an accounting major enrolled at the Kent Campus. To apply, you need to have a minimum 3.0 high school GPA and demonstrate leadership and/or service. You may be able to renew this scholarship if you remain an accounting major and maintain a 3.0 GPA.

College of Business Administration Freshman Leadership Scholarship

To be eligible for this scholarship, you must be an incoming freshman admitted to the College of Business Administration at the Kent Campus. You must have a minimum high school GPA of 3.0 and demonstrate leadership abilities. This scholarship is not renewable.

James & Nancy Arthur Scholarship

You will receive priority for this one-time scholarship if you are a graduate of Theodore Roosevelt High School in Kent, Ohio. You must have a minimum 2.5 high school GPA. Other high schools will be considered in the event that there are no applicants from Theodore Roosevelt High School.

John S. Brinzo Scholarship

This scholarship requires that you be an incoming freshman admitted and enrolled in the College of Business Administration at the Kent Campus with a minimum high school GPA of 3.0. You must also demonstrate community involvement and extracurricular activities.

Katherine S. and Daniel R. Lee Scholarship

For this scholarship, you must be an incoming freshman to the College of Business Administration at the Kent Campus with a minimum 3.0 high school GPA. Your financial need is a consideration. This scholarship can be renewed for up to three years as long as you maintain a College of Business Administration major and 2.7 GPA.

Oak Rubber Scholarship

You must be an incoming freshman admitted to and enrolled in the College of Business Administration at the Kent Campus with a minimum 2.75 high school GPA to be eligible for this one-time scholarship. Preference is given (but not limited to) Portage and Summit County residents. This is a non-renewable scholarship.

The Robert Weber Scholarship

You may be eligible for this one-time scholarship if you are an incoming freshman admitted to and enrolled in the College of Business Administration at the Kent Campus with at least a 2.75 high school GPA. You will receive primary consideration if you are a graduate of Lakewood High School in Lakewood, Ohio. However, other schools will also be considered.