VALIC Financial Advisors Scholarship in Financial Planning

The Department of Finance is pleased to announce the application period for the VALIC Financial Advisors Scholarship in Financial Planning. There will be one award of $1,500 to be used toward tuition and fees for the spring 2017 semester. This award is available to full-time undergraduate students attending The University of Akron, majoring in Financial Planning in the College of Business Administration.

This scholarship is made possible by the support of VALIC Financial Advisors.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Financial Planning Major
  • Completed sixty (60) credit hours as of the spring semester before application (second semester sophomore)
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0

Applications should include:

  • Essay: A one-to-three page essay on why you have chosen to pursue Financial Planning as a career path and what your plans are to become successful in the field.
  • Resume
  • Official Transcript