John Monks, the winner of 2017 James and Joy Mariska Endowed Business Scholarship.

John Monks, a senior at the University of Montana, was recently honored with the highly competitive James and Joy Mariska Endowed Business Scholarship. John is pursuing an undergraduate degree in Management and Entrepreneurship at the School of Business Administration. In addition to his degree, he is also pursuing certificates in Big Data Analytics and Excel Specialization.

John is an Army Veteran with a long military career prior to his return to school. His strong work ethic and determination have helped him to succeed in his academic career.

Disability Services for Students is very proud of John’s academic achievement. It has been a great pleasure for Disability Services to be part of his academic career at the University of Montana.