Scholarships in Business Management

John Vallager Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: February 1 (admitted deadline); February 15 (scholarship application deadline)

Applicant must be an incoming freshman student who is majoring in business management. Leadership and community involvement must be demonstrated.


Carl Marks Student Paper Competition

Award: $3,000, Deadline: June 2

Applicant must be an outstanding student in the field of corporate renewal, as well as be able to provide research that may offer new insight into the profession and expand the sponsor's university outreach. Applicant must be an author who has been enrolled in and attending an M.B.A. or equivalent business-related master's degree program at an accredited university at the same time the paper was written; law students and Ph.D. applicants are not eligible. Papers are judged in two categories: case study and theoretical/conceptual. First (maximum award amount) and second place prizes (minimum award amount) will be awarded in each category.


Startup Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: July 15

Applicant must be a United States citizen or permanent resident who is an undergraduate student majoring in business, management, accounting, or a related field or a student pursuing an M.B.A. Minimum 3.0 GPA and essay are required.


Versitas Education Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: August 31

Applicant must be a college student majoring in adult education, business administration, business/MBA, human resources, or management. Minimum 2.7 GPA required.


Bachelor's Degree Scholarship in Business

Award: $1,000, Deadline: April 1

Applicant must be pursuing a bachelor's degree in a business related field. Selection is based on academic history, extracurricular activities, and employment history.


The Francis X. Crowley Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: April 1

Applicant must be a member of NEWWA who is studying Civil engineering, environmental engineering, or business management at a four-year college. Resume, official transcripts, two letters of recommendation, and a one-page statement of educational plans required.


Nexstar Legacy Foundation Management Level Scholarships

Award: $5,000, Deadline: March 15

Applicant must be planning to run or work in management at a plumbing, heating/cooling, or electrical service business.


The $500 MBA Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: September 1

Applicants must be legal residents of the U.S. or international students with a valid visa. Students must be currently enrolled in a MBA program or planning on enrolling within the next 12 months. Applicants will need to leave a comment about their GMAT Test Prep/Admissions Consulting Company in order to apply.


TechChecks Business Leadership Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: June 15

Applicants must be high school seniors or current college students pursuing a degree in Business Administration or other business-related field. Minimum 3.5 GPA required. Students must be U.S. citizens and preference will be given to those who are female, have a disability, or belong to one of the following minority groups: African American, Hispanic/Latino, Asian American/Pacific Islander or Native American/American Indian (must provide proof of membership to a tribe). Students must submit an essay on the topic provided. Essay selection will be based on the quality of research, originality and presentation.


Fishbowl's Supply Chain Management Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: December 31

Applicants must be a U.S. citizen, enrolled at an accredited university and pursuing a business related degree. Students will submit a 600-word essay on one of the designated topics from the website. Essays must be submitted via email.


Business Award

Award: $2,000, Deadline: February 15

Applicants must be new, full-time freshmen who are declared business majors and who are recipients of Adelphi academic scholarships.


Robert B. Willumstad Transfer Scholars Award

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicants must be transfer students attending Adelphi enrolled in a major within the Business School. Students must maintain a 3.3 GPA or higher.