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SoBA Workshop: How to Write Your School of Business Scholarship Essay

School of Business Administration Scholarships

While you're waiting for the 2014 application to open - start working on your essay!

Workshop:  How to Write Your School of Business Administration Scholarship Essay

This workshop will help you prepare to write a successful scholarship essay for the School of Business Administration scholarship application.  Kelly Webster, Director of the UM Writing Center, will provide tips for writing your essay and for using the Writing Center tutors as you revise your essay.

Date: Wednesday, November 6, 2013.

Time: 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Location: Gallagher Business Building Room 123.

This session is geared for the School of Business Administration students who will attain junior or senior status by the end of spring semester 2014.  It is also for graduate students who are enrolled in the MBA and MAcct programs.      

This workshop is a joint effort by the School of Business Administration, American Indian Student Services, Disability Services for Students, Foreign Student and Scholar Services, the VETS Office, TRIO Student Support Services, and the Writing Center. 

Complete the SoBA Scholarship Applications online January 1, 2013 through February 6, 2013 to be considered.

Before applying for scholarships for the 2013-2014 academic year, please review the eligibility guidelines and proceed to the online application link. *Note: you must be a full-time student both fall 2013 and spring 2014.

Applicants should complete all sections of the application and devote some time toward the short answer and essay questions. Reviewing the application for spelling and grammar is advised. Incomplete applications will be disqualified. For more information, contact Dawn Hambrick at 406-243-2064 or

More than 90 scholarships, totaling more than $200,000 were awarded to business students for the 2012-13 academic year. Each of these scholarships is made possible because of the generosity of scholarship donors.