General Scholarships

 

Scholarship Name Eligibility Requirements

Barzilay Scholarship
(Fall scholarship)

 

This scholarship is awarded to Broward Community College transfer students enrolled in the College of Business. The recipient is awarded the scholarship for two years at $500 per semester. 

Bok Scholarship in Business
(Spring scholarship)

 

 

Established by Robert and Diane Bok, both 1980 graduates of FAU. This scholarship is awarded to students with financial need in the College of Business who demonstrate high academic performance and who are not being considered for any other scholarships. 

Business General Scholarships
(Fall & Spring scholarship)

 

 



These scholarships are awarded on an annual basis to provide
assistance to students at FAU. These one-time, expendable awards will be made using the following criteria:

  • Awarded to students enrolled in the College of Business at FAU
  • Minimum 3.2 GPA to be eligible for the award
  • Recipient must show financial need to be considered 

Dr. William T. Ryan Scholarship Fund
(Spring scholarship)

 

 

Established in the memory of late FAU Professor, Dr. William T. Ryan, who taught in the College of Business for over thirty years. Recipients of this award must meet the following criteria:

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA to be eligible for the award
  • Must be in good academic standing
  • Must show financial need 

FAU Business Leader of the Year
(Selected in Fall semester - awarded for Spring 2019)

 

 

 

 

These scholarships are dollars raised from the FAU Business Leader of the Year annual event. These scholarships provide assistance to students at FAU. These one-time, expendable awards will be made using the following criteria:

  • Awarded to students enrolled in the FAU College of Business
  • Minimum 3.25 GPA to be eligible for the award
  • Demonstrate leadership qualities through service
  • Students that are selected cannot be graduating in Fall 2018 

FPL Fund
(Spring scholarship)

 

 

This scholarship is awarded on an annual basis to a student who is enrolled in the College of Business at FAU. The scholarship shall be awarded to support the student’s tuition and shall be subject to the following conditions:

  • Minimum 3.25 GPA to be eligible for the award
  • Demonstrate leadership qualities through service 

Frances and Victor Ginsberg Scholarship Fund
(Fall scholarship) 

Student must demonstrate financial need and will meet the donor
on an annual basis. 

Greater Boca Raton Estate Planning Council - Michael Gersten Memorial Scholarship
(Spring scholarship)

The scholarship is awarded to a full-time undergraduate or
graduate student that is receiving no other scholarship or financial
assistance. 

Haychel Gomez Melli & Patrick Melli Scholarship
(Spring scholarship)

This scholarship is awarded to a student enrolled in the College of Business and is based on academic merit (a minimum 3.0 GPA) and financial need.

  • Preference is given to Latin women living in Dade, Broward
    or Palm Beach counties. 

Howard Guggenheim Scholarship
(Spring scholarship)

This scholarship is awarded to any College of Business student
that has:

  • Minimum a 2.5 overall GPA
  • Preference to undergraduate students
  • Preference given to FAU football team or women of athletic
    teams at FAU 

JM Family Enterprises, Inc. Scholarship
(Fall scholarship) 

 

 

This scholarship will be awarded for one academic year to a full-time student that is in the College of Business. The recipient of the scholarship shall be determined based on merit, having a minimum GPA of 3.0 and verifiable financial need, with no reference to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, national origin or handicap.

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA to be eligible for the award
  • Demonstrate verifiable financial need
  • Must be a full-time student

Juanita Brown Scholarship
(Fall scholarship)

Established in 2000 by Stanley Brown and friends, in memory and honor of Dr. Juanita Brown, a professor of marketing. This scholarship is awarded to degree-seeking students in the College of Business who have a minimum of a 3.25 GPA. 

Katz General Scholarship
(Spring scholarship)

Established by retired FAU professor Dr. Alvin Katz and his wife, Lenore. This annual award is presented to College of Business students who are single parents and demonstrate excellent academic achievement and financial need. 

Robert M. and Nadine A. Fitzgerald Endowed Scholarship
(Spring scholarship)

This scholarship is awarded to College of Business students who are part or full-time students and have a GPA of 3.8 or higher. 

Rose Memorial Scholarship
(Spring scholarship)

Established by Mrs. Charles Rose in memory of her husband, this
scholarship is awarded to outstanding students in the College of Business.
  • Students must have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA. 

The Gursahaney Family Scholarship
(Fall scholarship)

This scholarship will be awarded to College of Business students that:
  • Minimum of a 3.25 GPA
  • Enrolled full time (12 credits) as an undergraduate 

Sean Stein Scholarship
(Spring scholarship)

This scholarship will be awarded to College of Business students that:

  • GPA 3.5 or higher
  • Must have current extra curricular activities (such as community service, athletics, student government, clubs etc. 

State Farm Insurance Companies Scholarship
(Spring scholarship) 

This scholarship is awarded to students who have completed a Risk Management & Insurance Certificate and:

  • Full-time juniors or seniors
  • Minimum 3.5 or above GPA to be eligible for the award
  • Interested in a career path in the insurance industry 

Virginia and Douglas Stewart Business Scholarship
(Fall scholarship)

This scholarship was created to provide scholarships to students in the College of Business in memory of Douglas E. Stewart and Virginia E. Stewart and in appreciation of Professor Gary A. Luing. Students applying for this scholarship need ot have a 2.5 GPA or higher, demonstrate financial aid, commitment to community service and be of Afro-American decent.

William E. Pollier Scholarship
(Fall scholarship) 

Established in 1987 by Mrs. B.B. Pollier in honor and memory of her son, William, a former FAU staff member. The award is given to an outstanding, graduating senior enrolled in the College of Business who will continue as a full-time student in a master’s program. 

W.S. Brown Scholarship
(Fall scholarship) 

Criteria: Students that have declared Real Estate as their minor.
Documentation will be required. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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