Graduate Business Scholarship Application

Scholarship available for new graduate business students

The Graduate Business Scholarship is designed to recognize an entering student in the field of business who shows strong vision and potential for using their education to create positive impact.  Specifically, the recipient will demonstrate:

  • An intention to pursue a graduate business degree (MBA or MS) at John Brown University;
  • Academic excellence as reflected in prior academic performance;
  • A desire to discover the application of Christian principles and active faith in the leadership of an organization;
  • A vision for service, development, growth, and impact.

The scholarship will be awarded to one entering student each year and will renew to that student for a total of two consecutive years. Application deadline is March 1, 2021.

Criteria for the scholarship award include:

  • Academic excellence (minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.25)
  • A record of service, leadership, and engagement
  • Career plans to use graduate education to impact others
  • Demonstrated financial need as reflected by submitted FAFSA

If you meet the criteria above and are interested in applying for this scholarship, please complete the application below and then hit the "submit" button. There are two essays required for application. These essays play a major role in the scholarship selection process; therefore, they should be thoughtfully and carefully written. They will be evaluated on both content and quality of writing. 

Note: It's recommended applicants compose their essays in Word (or similar program) and then paste in the spaces below.