Additional Options for College Costs and Student Loans

Segal AmeriCorps Education Award

Congress established the National Service Trust to provide an AmeriCorps Education Award for members who successfully complete service in AmeriCorps. You can use your AmeriCorps Education Award to pay educational expenses at qualified institutions of higher education, for educational training, or to repay qualified student loans.

The Earl G. Graves Scholarship. $5,000. Eligibility Criteria:

  • Applicant must be a junior or senior Business major enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States; or a graduate student enrolled or accepted to a master’s or doctoral program within a Business school at an accredited college or university in the United States (Applicant may apply during their sophomore year).
  • Applicant must currently be in good academic standing and making satisfactory progress toward an undergraduate or graduate degree.
  • Applicant must be a full-time student.
  • Applicant must be in the top 20% of their class
  • Applicant need not demonstrate a financial need.

Study Abroad
Open to students from diverse cultural backgrounds who have been traditionally under-represented on study abroad programs, and students who show an interest in enhancing the study abroad experience by acknowledging, exploring, and contributing to the  presence of multiple groups, perspectives, and ideas within the host country. 3.3 minimum GPA required