Scholarships and Financial Aid

In support of academic excellence, both The University of Akron and the College of Business Administration offer a wide variety of scholarships to help students in their educational pursuits. These scholarships are provided by corporations, foundations, professional organizations, faculty, alumni and other individuals.

College of Business Administration Scholarships

Each year, the College of Business Administration awards more than 100 scholarships to both current CBA students and incoming freshmen. Learn about the opportunities within specific areas of study. If you have questions after reading about the numerous scholarships available, contact Andrienne Calderon in the College of Business Administration Dean's Office by phone at 330-972-7045, or e-mail at scholarships.cba@uakron.edu

University Scholarships

The University of Akron offers scholarships specifically for CBA majors. Learn about the awards that are available. If you have questions about University Scholarships, contact the UA Office of Student Financial Aid by phone at 1-800-621-3847 or 330-972-7032 or e-mail at finaid@uakron.edu

External Scholarships

From time to time, corporations, foundations and professional organizations provide information about available private scholarships. Check here regularly to learn about new, external scholarship opportunities.


Conference Funding

Sometimes funding is available for students to attend specific conferences. Please visit this page regularly for such opportunities.


Financial Aid

Learn about the many sources of financial aid and work-study opportunities available to all UA students through the University's Office of Student Financial Aid. Contact the UA Office of Student Financial Aid by phone at 1-800-621-3847 or 330-972-7032 or e-mail at finaid@uakron.edu with your questions.

Graduate Assistantships

Students admitted to a CBA graduate degree program may be eligible for a Graduate Assistantship. Learn about graduate assistantship opportunities and requirements.