Scholarships for business students
The College of Business is committed to supporting you throughout your education.
In 2021-2022, over $600,000 was awarded in College of Business donor-funded scholarships, in addition to University of Akron scholarships. College of Business students were awarded a total of $6.09 million in all University funded scholarships. 67% of College of Business undergraduate students received a scholarship and 95.7% of incoming freshman received scholarships.
Scholarships for the 2023-2024 Academic Year
|WHO IS ELIGIBLE||ELIGIBILITY||PRIORITY DEADLINE||APPLICATION|
|Incoming First Year Students||Students who are attending UA starting Summer/Fall 2023 directly out of high school or have not attended school since high school||Monday, January 16, 2023 at 9:00 p.m.
*Deadline extended to Friday, January 20 at 5 p.m.
|Incoming Transfer Students||Student who are transferring to UA from a community college or 4 year institution starting Summer/Fall 2023||Monday, February 6, 2023 at 9:00 p.m.||Apply here|
|Current Business Students||Students currently enrolled as a business major or minor||Monday, February 6, 2023 at 9:00 p.m.||Apply here|
|Business Graduate Students||Students currently enrolled as a graduate student or starting as a graduate student for Summer/Fall 2023||Monday, May 1, 2023 at 9:00 p.m.||Apply here|
College of Business Named Scholarships
Thanks to the kindness and generosity of thousands of UA alumni and friends, corporations, and foundations, the University of Akron assists talented, deserving students achieve their dreams. View College of Business Named Scholarships by 'Search by Category' at the bottom of the page.
University of Akron Scholarships and Financial Assistance
- UA Scholarship program
- Private/named scholarships
- Financial assistance for graduate students
- Financial assistance for international students
Affording the semester
Admitted, confirmed and current students: We're committed to supporting you as you pursue your education. If you're wondering how you're going to pay for college, we want you to know you have options.
Have a question?
Contact the College of Business Undergraduate Programs staff at 330.972.7042 or e-mail