In the table below, you will find brief descriptions of the scholarships awarded each fall to students in the School of Management.
To be eligible for a scholarship, you must be enrolled full time for the subsequent semester in School of Management and have a minimum overall GPA of 3.5, unless otherwise specified.
These scholarships are currently open and will close on May 19, 2023. All applications require a personal statement and an updated copy of your resume.
Criteria and Descriptions
|The Challen Family Scholarship||Multiple awards will be based on academic merit (minimum 3.5 GPA) and financial need. Recipients must be Western New York natives and exhibit personal qualities that predispose recipients to success such as leadership potential, high character, loyalty, vision, positive attitude, industriousness, and self-motivation. Made available by the generous bequest of Bruce Challen, BA ’30.|
|Hsinchun Chen and Hsaio-Hui Chow Scholarship||Awarded annually to two Information Technology and Management OR Management Information Systems students with financial need. Established in 2010 by Dr. Hsinchun Chen, MBA ’85, and Dr. Hsiao-Hui Chow, PhD ’89 (School of Pharmacy).|
|John G. and Elizabeth Gibbons Scholarship||Multiple awards will be given based on academic merit (minimum 3.5 GPA). Made available by the generous bequest of John G. Gibbons, BS ’31, and his wife, Elizabeth.|
|Peter F. Olnowich Jr. Alpha Delta Phi Fraternity Scholarship||Awarded annually to undergraduate student in the School of Management. Preference will be given to students who are New York State residents, who have declared a Financial Analysis concentration, with a minimum GPA of 3.0, and who demonstrate financial need. Established in 2021 by the generous work of James T. McFarland and Miles M. Borden.|
|Charles W. Pearson Scholarship||Awarded annually to one or two students based on academic merit (minimum 3.5 GPA) and financial need. Established in 1977 by the generous bequest of Charles W. Pearson and subsequent donations from family, friends and alumni.|
|Amena and Hatim Nakhoda & Family Endowed Scholarship Fund||Awarded annually to one or two students based on academic merit (minimum 3.5 GPA) and financial need. Must be a junior or senior in the program. Established in 2007 by Moeez H. Nakhoda, BS ’91, and family.|
|Arthur and Louise Wasserman Scholarship||Awarded annually to one student based on academic merit (minimum 3.5 GPA) and financial need. It is the donor's preference that the honoree be a Western New York native of Jewish heritage.|