Concordia University Texas and its College of Business are pleased to announce that applications are now being taken for the initial Schjerven Business Leadership Scholarship. This scholarship, funded through a gift by Bob and Anita Schjerven, will provide two $10,000 scholarships for the 2014 - 2015 academic year to students in the College of Business
- one for a graduate student enrolled in the Concordia MBA for 6 hours and
- the other for an undergraduate student (Traditional or Nontraditional). To be considered for the undergraduate scholarship, applicants must have attained junior or senior standing.
Traditional undergraduate students must be enrolled for 12 hours and nontraditional students must be enrolled for 9 hours.
Katelin Sessom Faithfull, COB Undergraduate Recipient 2013-2014
Ronald Orisma, COB MBA Recipient 2013-2014
Applicants for both scholarships must be in good academic and disciplinary standing having a minimum 3.0 GPA and have documented financial need as determined through Concordia’s financial aid guidelines. They will be asked to submit a variety of supporting materials including:
- a resume of related work and activities,
- a list of references,
- one letter of reference,
- and a 3-4 page essay.
Detailed requirements, along with supporting documentation, can be found on the Student Application Form (PDF).
Applications and all attached documentation (i.e. letter of reference, transcripts, etc.) should be sent to Linda Greenwald, Executive Administrative Assistant, College of Business, Concordia University Texas, 11400 Concordia University Drive, Austin, TX 78726.
Scholarship applications for the 2014-2015 academic year will be accepted until 5 pm on Wednesday, September 3.
Recipients will be announced during the week of September 15. For more information, please contact Linda Greenwald, College of Business Administrative Assistant, at 512.313.5302.
Student Application Form (PDF)