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

College of Business Administration (CBA) students should complete one of the CBA Scholarship Applications below for 2019-2020 academic year scholarships. Students completing these applications will be considered for all scholarships offered from the CBA (applicant data will be shared throughout Departments and Institutes). If a student is selected for a scholarship, the student will receive notification via email during the Spring semester. Students must confirm acceptance, provide a thank you letter and meet CBA and UA scholarship requirements to be awarded the scholarship.

Incoming CBA Student Scholarship Application
For students who are attending UA starting Summer/Fall 2019 directly out of high school or have not attended another institution since graduating from high school. The application will go live on Monday, November 12. The scholarship deadline is Monday, January 14, 2019 at 4:00pm.

Current CBA Student and Transfer Student Scholarship Application
For undergraduate and graduate students who are currently attending UA or who will be admitted at UA for Summer/Fall 2019 as a transfer student or graduate student. The application will go live on Monday, November 12. The scholarship deadline is Friday, February 1 at 4:00pm.

Aid for Business Graduate Students

External Scholarship Opportunities

From time to time, the CBA is notified of scholarship opportunities offered by companies, organizations and agencies outside the University. Check here regularly to learn about new, external scholarship opportunities.

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

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 uakron.edu/finaid/support with your questions.