Patrick and Nancy Steinkerchner Roberts Scholarship

Description: The Patrick S. and Nancy Steinkerchner Roberts Endowed Business Scholarship was established in 1998 as a demonstration of their appreciation for their alma mater and the fine education they received. Pat (‘88, ‘96) and Nancy (‘84, ‘86 and ‘92) have had a long, involved history with The University of Akron. Pat received his BSBA in Marketing in 1988 and a Masters in Public Administration in 1996. He was active in Student Toastmasters, Pi Sigma Epsilon and Beta Alpha Psi and the Accounting Association. Pat also held the position of The University of Akron Executive Director of Alumni Development and Director, Development-Major Gifts. Nancy has received three degrees from The University of Akron, with a BSIM in 1984, MBA in Marketing in 1986, and a J.D. in 1992. Nancy was involved in Omicron Delta Kappa, Delta Gamma, Delta Sigma Pi, Rho Lambda, women’s basketball and senior class board. She has remained active with Delta Gamma and is a member of the National Alumni Association Board of Directors. Nancy is general counsel for her family-owned business, American Pro-Mold, Inc. Nancy and Pat served terms on the College of Business Alumni Board and Pat served as chairman of the CBA Alumni Board in 1992. The scholarship provides $250.00.

Required Qualifications
  1. First preference, students majoring in Marketing Management, Sales Management, or Integrated Marketing Communication
  2. Financial need
  3. GPA of 2.5 or above
  4. Active in student organizations
  5. Demonstrated leadership
  • Complete the online application form below
  • Attach resume and cover letter (use the cover letter to specify the scholarship you are applying for and how you meet the minimum requirements; include a list of the student organizations of which you are an active member)

Submission Deadline:  5:00 P.M., March 1, 2017.
For more information, please email If you have questions about how a scholarship may impact your financial aid, please contact the Office of Student Financial Aid.

Complete the Application Form.