Financial Aid

Missouri Western Scholarships - Business

Clifton and Larsen and Allen Accounting Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a full-time Junior or Senior Accounting major.  Recipient must have a minimum of 3.0 GPA and demonstrate financial need.
Application Deadline: March 1st
Application Procedures: Complete the General Scholarship Application

 

DeMuth Business Scholarship
The A.B. DeMuth Business Award Scholarship is available to full-time sophomore; junior; or senior declared Business majors who graduated from high schools in Buchanan; Andrew; and Holt Counties. Qualified applicants must demonstrate financial need and possess a cumulative GPA of at least 2.50.  3 references are required.
Application Deadline: March 1st
Application Procedures: Complete the General Scholarship Application

 

Excellence-Craig School of Business (Continuing Student)
This scholarship is divided between current declared Business majors and one incoming freshman intending to major in Business. Current degree seeking applicants are required to have completed a minimum of 45 credit hours and have achieved a minimum GPA of 2.5.
Application Deadline: March 1st
Application Procedures: Complete the General Scholarship Application

 

Excellence-Craig School of Business (Freshman)
This scholarship is divided between current declared Business majors and one incoming Freshman intending to major in Business. Current degree seeking applicants are required to have completed a minimum of 45 credit hours and have achieved a minimum GPA of 2.5.
Application Deadline: March 1st
Application Procedures: Complete the General Scholarship Application

 

Flossie Neff Owens Trust Scholarship
Awarded to a student from Andrew; Buchanan; Clinton; DeKalb or Platte counties. The applicant must be an incoming junior or incoming senior business major with a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA. This scholarship is valued at $2,000 paid at $1,000 per semester. Scholarship will be awarded based on academic performance and involvement in community service. Financial need will be a consideration if all other criteria are equal. Scholarship is renewable once if all requirements are maintained.
Application Deadline: March 1st
Application Procedures: Complete the General Scholarship Application

 

Herbert C. Iffert Business Scholarship
This endowment was created by Herbert C. Iffert, a graduate of the St. Joseph Junior College and the University of Kansas. He retired from St. Joseph Light & Power Co. as Vice President of Finance with an excess of 40 years of service. The applicant must have at least 60 hours, maintain a GPA of 3.0, be a full-time student, and major in business. Preference will be given to accounting majors. Financial need should become a consideration if all other criteria are equal. Involvement in campus and community activities should also be considered. The recipient will be selected by a Business Department Scholarship Committee.
Application Deadline: March 1st
Application Procedures: Complete the General Scholarship Application

 

HTA Solutions (Lori England) Accounting Scholarship
The HTA Solutions Scholarship is provided to students majoring in Accounting with a minimum GPA of 3.5. The scholarship is renewable if the recipient maintains a 3.5 GPA. Two letters of reference are required and financial need will be a consideration.
Application Deadline: March 1st
Application Procedures: Complete the General Scholarship Application

 

James Allen and Mary Caroline Stout
This scholarship is available to a full time junior or senior majoring in business. The applicant must be an active member of Rho Upsilon Chapter of Alpha Kappa Psi and submit a letter of recommendation from an officer of Rho Upsilon Chapter of Alpha Kappa Psi.
Application Deadline: March 1st
Application Procedures: Complete the General Scholarship Application

 

James E. McCarthy Accounting Scholarship
The James E. McCarthy Memorial Accounting Scholarship has been established by family and friends in memory of James Jim McCarthy. Jim earned his BS in Accounting from Missouri Western; obtained his CPA; taught at Missouri Western; and earned his Masters in Accounting from UMKC. He established a private accounting practice in Gower; Missouri. The scholarship criteria includes: Full time Junior or Senior Accounting major with a minimum GPA of 3.0. All things being equal; consideration will be given to those students with financial need. 1 faculty recommendation is required.
Application Deadline: March 1st
Application Procedures: Complete the General Scholarship Application

 

Judith Hausman Textbook Award
This award for textbooks will be presented to either a junior or senior accounting major with a grade-point average of 3.0 or higher. Recipient may be a full-time or part-time student.
Application Deadline: March 1st
Application Procedures: Complete the General Scholarship Application

 

June and Gordon Robaska Family-T Leddy
A Scholarship will be available annually for a full-time (minimum 12 hrs) accounting or finance major with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above with financial need. Two references are required.
Application Deadline: March 1st
Application Procedures: Complete the General Scholarship Application

 

Lisa & Tim Bingaman Memorial Scholarship
This endowed scholarship is available to freshmen students demonstrating need with a major of business or marketing. Candidates for these awards must be in the top 25% of their high school class and be residents of Buchanan County.
Application Deadline: March 1st
Application Procedures: Complete the General Scholarship Application

 

M. Karl Goetz Scholarship
The M. Karl Goetz Scholarship is available to a business major.
Application Deadline: March 1st
Application Procedures: Complete the General Scholarship Application

 

Nelle Blum Scholarship (Business)
Established in memory of Nelle Blum; former dean of the St. Joseph Jr. College. This scholarship is a split award for degree-seeking students in Business or Education who have completed 60 credit hours; have a GPA of 3.0 and have demonstrated financial need.
Application Deadline: March 1st
Application Procedures: Complete the General Scholarship Application

 

Ovid Crouch Memorial Scholarship
Applicant must be degree-seeking and have declared a major in the Department of Business; must have completed 60 credit hours with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and demonstrate financial need.
Application Deadline: March 1st
Application Procedures: Complete the General Scholarship Application

 

Owens Business Scholarship
Recipients must be declared Business major and have; and maintain; a minimum GPA of 3.00. This scholarship is awarded to a student with minimum 60 hours credit and progressing toward the requirements of the business degree.
Application Deadline: March 1st
Application Procedures: Complete the General Scholarship Application

 

Rex Deshon Agri-Business Scholarship
The Rex Deshon Agri-Business Scholarship is available to student on the basis of financial need .
Application Deadline: March 1st
Application Procedures: Complete the General Scholarship Application

 

Robert Fraser Scholarship
This scholarship is to be awarded to a degree-seeking student with a declared business major; who has a minimum classification of sophomore; is a graduate of a public high school in the greater St. Joseph area; a U.S. citizen; has a cumulative GPA of 2.75 and demonstrated financial need.
Application Deadline: March 1st
Application Procedures: Complete the General Scholarship Application

 

William C. Vincent Family Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a full-time, incoming freshmen student. Preference shall be given to graduates of Central High School majoring in business.  This scholarship is renewable as long as a GPA of 3.0 is maintained.
Application Deadline: March 1st
Application Procedures: Complete the General Scholarship Application