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Marilyn Davies College of Business Scholarships

Marilyn Davies COLLEGE OF BUSINESS SCHOLARSHIPS 

General Guidelines for Scholarships Awarded by the Marilyn Davies College of Business Scholarship Committee

  • Frequency: Awarded each Fall and Spring semester
  • These scholarships can be awarded with other scholarships 
  • Amount: varies by scholarship 
  • Deadline:  May 31, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. Applications will be accepted from February 4, 2019 through May 31, 2019, unless otherwise noted.
  • Required Documents: Before applying, please be sure to have ready for upload:
    • College transcript(s) from your current/previous college(s) (either official/unofficial transcripts from each college will be accepted)
    • Two (2) reference letters - At least one from a UHD professor
    • A Biographical Statement
  • COB Scholarship Application Form  - One application required to apply to all scholarships awarded by the Marilyn Davies College of Business Scholarship Committee.  Applicants will be matched to scholarships which they are eligible and meet the criteria.

  • Sealed reference letters and sealed transcripts may be submitted by mail or in person to
    UHD Marilyn Davies College of Business 
    Vernon Gonzales, Jr.
    One Main Street 
    Shea Street Building, Room B-410B
    Houston, TX 77002 
  • Questions: MDCOB students with application questions should direct them solely to the staff in the MDCOB Dean’s office at 713-221-8017 or via email to cobinfo@uhd.edu
  • When scholarships are awarded, recipients will be provided contact information in order to express their thanks and appreciation to the appropriate scholarship sponsor. 
  • UHD scholarships are awarded in accordance with all UHD regulations pertaining to nondiscrimination.
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DR. ​ASGHAR NAZEMZADEH MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

  • Scholarship prospect must demonstrate financial need as determined by the FAFSA accompanying the application.
  • Scholarship applicant must be a certified full-time undergraduate degree-seeking student in good standing at the University of Houston-Downtown.
  • Scholarship applicant must be enrolled in a minimum of 9 semester credit hours at UHD.
  • Scholarship recipient must have a 3.5 GPA or greater in accordance with the standards set by the UHD Marilyn Davies College of Business Scholarship Committee.
  • Scholarship recipient may receive the award more than once and may accept other scholarships and grants in conjunction with the Dr. Asghar Nazemzadeh Memorial Scholarship.
  • Funds can be used to cover expenses for tuition, books, fees, and/or supplies for the coming academic semester. Any expenses of a recipient in excess of the amount deposited must be borne by the student.
  • COB scholarship application form

BOBBY BIZZELL MEMORIAL

The Marilyn Davies College of Business is offering scholarship funding for students in the Marilyn Davies College of Business of no less than $1,000 per year for students with:

  • GPA no less than 3.0 or demonstrated financial need.
  • The recipient(s) of the scholarship will be determined by the University of Houston-Downtown Scholarship Selection Committee.
  • COB Scholarship Application Form 

THE CHARLES SAUNDERS, SR. MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP 

  • Scholarship prospect exhibits qualities of an entrepreneur as determined by the Marilyn Davies College of Business Scholarship Committee.
  • Scholarship applicant should be a declared major in the Marilyn Davies College of Business
  • Scholarship applicant must be certified full-time undergraduate or graduate certificate or degree-seeking student in good standing at the University of Houston-Downtown.
  • Scholarship recipient must maintain a 2.5 GPA in accordance with the standards set by the Marilyn Davies College of Business Scholarship Committee.
  • Scholarship recipient may accept other scholarships and grants in conjunction with the Charles Saunders Sr. Memorial Scholarship Committee.
  • Funds may be used to cover expenses for tuition, books, fees, and/or supplies for the coming academic semester. Any expenses of a recipient in excess of the amount deposited must be borne by the student.
  • COB Scholarship Application Form 

​DEAN BATES SCHOLARSHIP

  • Applicant must be a full time student
  • Applicant must be a declared major or minor in the Marilyn Davies College of Business
  • Applicant must have a minimum 3.00 GPA
  • COB Scholarship Application Form ​​​

​DONALD BONHAM MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

  • Merit based.
  • Have a 2.75 GPA or above.
  • Have completed a minimum of 30 credit hours at UHD and a maximum of 96 credit hours.
  • Be a declared major or intended major in the College of Business.
  • The scholarship shall be awarded as two scholarships at $1,000 per year with $500 awarded for the Fall and Spring semesters.
  • COB Scholarship Application Form ​​​

DUANGPLOY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

  • An undergraduate Accounting Major in the Marilyn Davies College of Business
  • Enrolled in a minimum of 6 semester credit hours at UHD for each semester the scholarship is awarded
  • GPA of 3.00 or higher at UHD
  • Must show financial need
  • Must work part-time
  • Must be a person of great integrity as supported by a strong reference
  • May receive the scholarship more than once and may also accept other scholarships and grants.
  • COB Scholarship Application Form ​​

E. DEANE KANALY SCHOLARSHIP
  • Scholarship prospect exhibits leadership qualities as determined by the UHD Marilyn Davies College of Business Scholarship Committee.
  • Scholarship applicant must be a US citizen or permanent resident.
  • Scholarship applicant should be a declared major in the UHD Marilyn Davies College of Business.
  • Scholarship applicant must be a certified full-time undergraduate or graduate certificate or degree-seeking student in good standing at the University of Houston-Downtown.
  • Scholarship recipient must maintain a 2.5 GPA in accordance with the standards set by the UHD Marilyn Davies College of Business Scholarship Committee.
  • Scholarship recipient may accept other scholarships and grants in conjunction with the E. Deane Kanaly Scholarship.
  • Funds can be used to cover expenses for tuition, books, fees, and/or supplies for the coming academic semester. Any expenses of a recipient in excess of the amount deposited must be borne by the student.
  • Scholarship award is nonrenewable.
  • COB Scholarship Application Form ​​

 ENRIQUE B. GARCIA SCHOLARSHIP

  • Scholarship applicant must demonstrate financial need as determined by the FASFA accompanying the application.
  • Be a declared major in the Marilyn Davies College of Business.
  • Applicant must have a minimum 3.00 GPA overall.
  • Scholarship applicant must be a certified full-time undergraduate degree-seeking student in good standing at the University of Houston-Downtown Marilyn Davies College of Business.
  • Scholarship recipient can receive the award and may accept other scholarships and grants in conjunction with the Enrique B. Garcia Scholarship.
  • Funds can be used to cover expenses for tuition, books, fees, and/or supplies for the coming academic semester. Any expenses of a recipient in excess of the amount deposited must be borne by the student.
  • COB Scholarship Application Form ​​

 ESTHER KAM ENGEL SCHOLARSHIP

  • The scholarship should be awarded to a student majoring in the field of business at the University of Houston-Downtown.
  • COB Scholarship Application Form ​​

INTERNATIONAL CULTURAL EXCHANGE SCHOLARSHIP

  • ​Must be a full-time undergraduate or graduate student enrolled in a Marilyn Davies College of Business degree program, and in good standing.
  • Must have transferred from a college in the Lone Star College System.
  • Must be or have been affiliated with the International Cultural Exchange (ICx) as attested to by a representative of ICx.
  • COB scholarship application form​​

​JAY KEVIN ANDERSON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

  • Applicant must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 semester credit hours at UHD.
  • Applicant must be an IS (Information Systems) major or Minor.
  • Applicant must have a minimum 3.00 GPA overall.
  • Recipient may accept other scholarships and grants.
  • COB scholarship application form​​

LASSO SCHOLARSHIP ENDOWMENT


TERRI LYNN DUNLAP SCHOLARSHIP ENDOWMENT

  • Scholarship applicant must demonstrate financial need as determined by the FASFA accompanying the application.
  • Scholarship applicant must be an undergraduate or graduate degree-seeking student in good standing at the University of Houston-Downtown.
  • Scholarship applicant must be enrolled in a minimum of 9 semester credit hours at UHD.
  • Scholarship recipient must maintain a 3.0 GPA or greater in accordance with the standards set by the UHD Marilyn Davies Vollege of Business Scholarship Committee.
  • Scholarship recipient may receive the award more than once and may accept other scholarships and grants in conjunctionwith the Terri Dunlap Scholarship Award.
  • Preference is given to a student seeking a degree in supply chain management (major). If no qualified student is available in this concentration, then the award may be made available to other students in the Marilyn Davies College of Business.
  • Funds can be used to cover expenses for tuition, books, fees and/or supplies for the coming academic sesmester. Any expenses for a recipient in excess of the amount deposited must be borne by the student.
  • COB Scholarship Application Form ​​​

WELLS FARGO SCHOLARSHIP

  • Scholarship prospect exhibits leadership qualities as determined by the UHD Marilyn Davies College of Business Scholarship Committee.
  • Scholarship applicant should be a declared major in the Marilyn Davies College of Business.
  • Scholarship applicant must be a certified full-time undergraduate or graduate certificate or degree-seeking student in good standing at the University of Houston-Downtown.
  • Scholarship recipient must maintain a 2.5 GPA in accordance with the standards set by the College of Business Scholarship Committee.
  • Scholarship recipient may accept other scholarships and grants in conjunction with the Wells Fargo Scholarship.
  • Funds can be used to cover expenses for tuition, books, fees, and/or supplies for the coming academic semester. Any expenses of a recipient in excess of the amount deposited must be borne by the student.
  • COB Scholarship Application Form ​​
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