Velma Hesselbart Scholarship


An endowed fund was established by Robert Mitten of Hesselbart & Mitten Advertising to honor agency co-founder, Vee Hesselbart. An award of $2,000 ($1,000 Fall and $1,000 Spring semester) toward tuition and fees will be made annually to a woman majoring in marketing management, sales management, or Integrated Marketing Communication. The recipient will be selected on the basis of scholarship, leadership and need.

Required Qualifications

  1. Female majoring in Marketing Management, Sales Management, or Integrated Marketing Communication
  2. Junior, senior, or graduate student
  3. Full-time student
Application
  • Complete the online application form below
  • Attach resume and cover letter (use the cover letter to specify the scholarship you are applying for and how you meet the minimum requirements)

Application Deadline: 5:00 P.M. on 3rd Friday in March.
For more information, please email scholarships.mktg@uakron.edu. If you have questions about how a scholarship may impact your financial aid, please contact the Office of Student Financial Aid.

Complete the Application Form.