Business Analytics Scholarships

  • MSUM offers a variety of Accounting, Business Administration, Business Analytics, & Finance scholarships for current and incoming students. Scholarships are listed below. Students can also apply for general university scholarships through the Office of Scholarship & Financial Aid.

    Applicants are eligible to receive scholarship awards through this Paseka School of Business program no more than two times while enrolled at MSUM. Paseka School of Business awards will not be given to students with more than one prior award.

    Undergraduate Finance and Accounting double majors will be evaluated for scholarship eligibility in both majors once the review process has begun. However, there is no need to apply in both areas. Please submit your applications under the Finance link and, in the area of the application form where it asks for your major, make sure to clearly identify both undergraduate Finance and Accounting.

    The scholarship application deadline for academic year 2019-2020 (awards to be used Fall 2019, Spring 2020 and/or Summer 2020) is Monday, December 31, 2018. Please use the online application associated with the scholarship to apply. Applicants will be notified during the Spring 2019 semester.

  • Eligibility

    1. You will be properly enrolled as a fulltime student at MSUM during the actual disbursement of the award(s).
    2. You will be a freshman student during academic year 2019-2020, with an officially-declared major in Accounting, Business Administration, Business Analytics or Finance.
    3. You will have demonstrated high academic performance through a high ACT score and/or a high GPA.
        

    Only students who meet the above criteria and have a complete application will be considered for a scholarship.

    Freshman Scholarship Application

    Scholarships Offered

    • College of Business & Innovation Scholarship
    • Olson & Sondag Freshman Scholarship
    • Rodney Paseka School of Business Endowed Scholarship
    • George & Marlane Sanderson Endowed Scholarship

    Eligibility

    1. You will be an officially declared undergraduate Business Administration, Business Analytics or Finance major at the beginning of the Fall 2019 semester.
    2. You have completed prior to the Spring 2019 semester a total of at least 60 credit hours with a minimum of 12 credit hours completed at MSUM.
    3. Your overall MSUM GPA must be at least 3.25.
    4. You have completed, prior to Spring 2019, at least 6 credit hours of Business Administration, Business Analytics, or Finance courses at the 300 level or above at MSUM with a minimum GPA in these courses of 3.0.
    5. You must enroll for at least 6 credit hours of MSUM undergraduate or graduate courses in the 2019-2020 academic year.

    Only students who meet the above criteria and have a complete application will be considered for a scholarship.

    Undergraduate Business Administration, Business Analytics & Finance Scholarship Application

    Scholarships Offered

    • Mark A. Anderson Endowed Business Scholarship
    • CW Connie Andrews Endowed Scholarship
    • Business Administration Scholarship
    • Business Divisions Research Award Scholarship
    • Theodore Bohnet Endowed Scholarship
    • College of Business & Innovation Scholarship
    • Gate City Bank Endowed Scholarship
    • Green Family Endowed Scholarship
    • L. B. Hartz Scholarship
    • Heartland Trust Company Scholarship for Business Students
    • Marjorie K. Matthees Endowed Scholarship
    • Tammy J. Miller & Craig A. Palmer Endowed Business Scholarship
    • Otter Tail Corporation Scholarship
    • Rodney Paseka School of Business Endowed Scholarship
    • Dang H. Pham Business/Finance Scholarship
    • Scheels All Sports Business Scholarship
    • L. Fran Stella Endowed Scholarship
    • Wells Fargo Endowment Scholarship

    Eligibility

    1. You are a single mother.
    2. You have been accepted into the Paseka School of Business.
        

    Only students who meet the above criteria and have a complete application will be considered for a scholarship. Applicants will be evaluated with consideration given to overall GPA, GPA in Paseka School of Business courses, and number of credits taken in the Paseka School of Business.

    Rodney & Carolyn Paseka Annual Single Mothers Scholarship Application

    The purpose of the Marcil Scholarship is to recruit and retain students to MSU Moorhead who are interested in a career in the journalism/media industry. Up to 20 students will receive a $1,000 scholarship each year. The scholarship will be awarded in equal amounts in the fall and spring semesters by the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid.

    Qualifications

    • Students must be majors in the School of Communication and Journalism, Paseka School of Business, or Department of Computer Science and Information Systems who are interested in a career in the media industry.
    • New Entering First-Year students and transfer students are eligible to apply.
    • The scholarship is renewable for up to four years. Students must maintain a 3.0 GPA in order to renew the scholarshipand continue to be a major in one of the departments listed above.

    Marcil Scholarship Application for High School Students Marcil Scholarship Application

    Scholarships Requiring Applications

    • Freshman Mathematics Scholarship
      • Awarded to first-year mathematics majors (renewable for a second year if a minimum GPA of 3.0 is maintained in mathematics courses along with continued progress toward a mathematics degree). Requirements: An ACT Math sub-score of 30 or more or an equivalent score on the PSAT/SAT and Official Admittance to MSUM. See the Freshman Mathematics Scholarship application form for details.
       
    • Mathematics Transfer Student Scholarship
      • Awarded to an incoming transfer student who is pursuing a mathematics major (renewable for a second year if a minimum GPA of 3.0 is maintained in mathematics courses along with continued progress toward a mathematics degree). Requirements: Must have a declared Mathematics Major (this includes Math Education and Actuarial Science) and must have a least one year of additional coursework remaining. See the Mathematics Transfer Student Scholarship application form for details.
       
    • Tim and Kathy Peil Mathematics Scholarship
      • Awarded to math majors who have demonstrated a record of involvement in mathematical service and professional development activities. Requirements: Minimum GPA and activity requirements are based on the applicant’s standing in the major. See the Tim & Kathy Peil application form for details.
       
    • Ken Garland Mathematics Scholarship
      • Awarded to a mathematics major with freshman, sophomore, or junior standing who plans to pursue a career as a teacher of mathematics at either the K-12 level or college level. Requirements: Must have declared a mathematics major. The award will be given to a student who shows promise of becoming an excellent classroom teacher. See the Ken Garland application form for details.
       
    • Shelda Warren Math Education Endowed Scholarship
      • Awarded to a mathematics major pursuing the Math Education emphasis. Preference will be given to students with significant experience as a MSUM Math Department tutor. Requirements: Must have declared a Math Education Emphasis, passed the Basic Skills Tests, and formal admission into the MSUM Teaching Program. See the Shelda Warren Math Education application form for details.
       
    • Dr. James and Elaine Hatzenbuhler Math Scholarship
      • Awarded to an incoming transfer student who is pursuing a mathematics major (renewable for a second year if a minimum GPA of 3.0 is maintained in mathematics courses along with satisfactory progress toward a mathematics degree). Requirements: Must have a declared Mathematics Major (this includes Math Education and Actuarial Science). Initial applicants must have completed the equivalent of Calculus I (Math 261) and Calculus II (Math 262). They must also have completed a minimum of 24 semester hours of college credit with a minimum 3.0 GPA both overall and in previous math courses that count toward a mathematics major. See the Dr. James and Elaine Hatzenbuhler Math Scholarship application form for details.
       
    • Marion V. Smith Math Scholarship
      • Awarded to a student pursuing a degree in Actuarial Science. Requirements: Must have declared Actuarial Science major. See the Marion V. Smith application form for details.
       
    • Bill Ritchie Award for Excellence in Mathematics
      • Awarded to a student graduating during the 2016-2017 academic year who has been accepted to study mathematics at a graduate school. Requirements: Must provide evidence of admission to a graduate program. See the Bill Ritchie Award application form for details.
       
    • Carl Carlson Mathematics Scholarship
      • Awarded to a student who is majoring in mathematics with preference given to applicants who are pursuing a Minor in Music or a members of a MSUM music ensemble (choral or instrumental). Requirements: Recipients must be a full time student during the 2017-2018 academic year. See the Carl Carlson Mathematics Scholarship application form for details.
       
    • Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program

    Other Awards and Scholarships

    The Mathematics Department awards several thousand dollars with of merit-based scholarships to students based on nominations and/or recommendations from faculty advisors. These scholarships include:

    • Bette G. Midgarden Annual Math Scholarship
      • Awarded to a student who is majoring in mathematics with preference given to students who have a G.P.A. of 3.2 or higher in their mathematics coursework and to students who plan to attend graduate school in mathematics or who plan to pursue a career in actuarial science. Requirements: Recipients must be a full time student during the 2017-2018 academic year. Note: The Math Department Scholarship Committee will select the recipient(s) of this scholarship – no application is required to be considered for this scholarship.
       
    • Katherine Leonard Endowed Scholarship
      • Awarded to a student who is majoring in mathematics. Requirements: Recipients must be a full time student during the 2017-2018 academic year. Note: The Math Department Scholarship Committee will select the recipient(s) of this scholarship – no application is required to be considered for this scholarship.
       
    • James Wallen Scholarship in Mathematics
      • Awarded to a junior mathematics major to support their senior year of study based on their scholarly achievement in their mathematics coursework. Requirements: Recipients must be a full time student during the 2017-2018 academic year. Note: The Math Department Scholarship Committee will select the recipient(s) of this scholarship – no application is required to be considered for this scholarship.
       
    • The Rothmann Family Endowed Scholarship
      • Awarded to an upper-class student majoring in mathematics with preference given to students who have a high G.P.A. in their mathematics coursework. Requirements: Recipients must be a full time student during the 2017-2018 academic year. Note: The Math Department Scholarship Committee will select the recipient(s) of this scholarship – no application is required to be considered for this scholarship.
       
    • MSUM Mathematics Department Endowed Student Scholarship
      • 3.0 GPA
       
    • MSUM Mathematics Scholarship
    • MSUM Mathematics Education Scholarship
    • MSUM Mathematics Dept. Annual Student Scholarship
    • Other merit-based scholarships and awards for students at the freshman, sophomore, junior, and senior level