There are many scholarships at Southeast Missouri State University available to students who demonstrate high academic and personal achievement. In addition to general University scholarships, the Harrison College of Business has many other scholarship and financial assistance opportunities. The Harrison College of Business benefits from scholarship endowments exceeding $1.5 million. Scholarship information can be accessed online at http://www.semo.edu/cs/financing/endowed.htm.
College of Business Scholarships
Boeing MIS Scholarship
The scholarship will be awarded to those students who meet the following criteria: declared Management Information Systems (MIS) major; overall gpa (minimum gpa of 3.0 is required); overall MIS gpa; overall business gpa; a completed application form; one-page statement of your career objectives; admission into the Harrison College of Business. Application deadline is October 15.
Boeing Minority MIS Scholarship
The scholarship will be awarded to those students who will be analyzed based on the following criteria: minority student; declared Management Information Systems (MIS) major; overall gpa of 3.0 or better for courses taken at Southeast; composite ACT score of 21 or better; one-page statement of career objectives; completed application form; minimum of 30 credit hours taken at Southeast; statement of financial need. Application deadline is October 15.
Business Student Scholarship
For upper-division business students. Covers one-half of the incidental fees for 12-15 undergraduate credit hours per semester. Scholarship is targeted to working students living at home. Student must demonstrate financial need as verified by the FAFSA form and be a declared major in business with a 3.0 gpa. Recipient is eligible for a continuing award but must reapply each year.
0014 Debbie Hedrick Accounting
Open to students majoring in accounting with a minimum gpa of 3.0 and financial need. Deadline is March 1.
0011 Schott and Van De Ven Certified Public Accountants
Applicant must be an accounting major with 60 hours and a minimum 2.75 gpa or be the child of a present or deceased employee and have completed 30 hours with a minimum 2.75 gpa. This scholarship requires a separate application available from Student Financial Services. Deadline is March 1.
ED007 Beatrice Dempster College Of Business
Open to Business majors with a 3.0 GPA who have completed 45 credit hours. Financial need is a consideration. Deadline is March 1.
EW008 E. Victor Williams (LEGG-Learn, Earn, Give, Grow)
This scholarship is open to Marketing majors who have completed 60 credit hours with a 3.0 GPA at the time of application. Selection will be based on scholarship and service, with service to the Marketing Club and Marketing Department given priority. Deadline is April 15.
EW018 Mildred Wallace Memorial
Open to students majoring in a business field who have completed 60 hours with a minimum GPA of 3.25. Financial need may also be a consideration. Application deadline is March 1.
ER008 Walter Roth and Martin Bender Roth
Open to students who have completed 24 credit hours at Southeast with a 3.0 GPA; have declared a double major in Math and Accounting, a major in Accounting and a minor in Math, or a major in Math and a minor in Accounting; and have financial need. If the above criteria cannot be met, Finance may be substituted for Accounting and Computer Science maybe substituted for Math. Deadline is March 1.
EC030 Marcia Louann Cutsinger Memorial
Open to students entering their junior year who are Business or Marketing majors with a 2.5 GPA. Financial need is a determining factor. Award is renewable for recipient's senior year, provided recipient remains in good standing. Deadline is March 1.
EH016 David E. Hoche Memorial
Open to students who have completed their freshman year in college, are majoring in Accounting, and graduated from Cape Central High School. Applicant must have a cumulative 3.5 GPA and show financial need. Scholarship is renewable. Deadline is March 1.
EG017 E. Gene Greable Accounting
Open to junior or senior Accounting majors. Selection is based on scholarship, financial need, and the promise of success in accounting. Deadline is March 1.
EG010 John Glenn Business Administration
Open to graduates of Puxico, Zalma, Ellsinore or Greenville high schools majoring in Business Administration. Preference will be given to students with 45 credit hours completed and those who are direct descendents of Betty (Berry) and John Glenn. If related, applicant must state relationship on application. The applicant cannot be a non-traditional student. Deadline is March 1.
EW005 Wilver W. and Dolores H. Wessel
Open to students with a minimum GPA of 2.5 and 60 credit hours completed who are from middle-income families. Applicants must be majoring in Business and be residents of a county in Southeast's service area south of Ste. Genevieve, and north of Dunklin and Pemiscot Counties. Good moral character and financial need is a consideration. Deadline is March 1.
ED009 George A. Dempster Memorial
Open to Business majors who have completed a minimum 45 credit hours at time of application. Selection will be based on scholarship, promise of success in field of study, and financial need. Deadline is March 1.
EV003 Viola Boyce Vogel
Open to entering freshmen or students currently enrolled at the University majoring in Business. Preference will be given to students with 30 credit hours and a 2.5 GPA. Deadline is March 1.
ES035 Hayden Schuetts Marketing Club
Open to Marketing majors in the Marketing Club who have completed 75 credit hours with a 2.5 GPA. Applicant must demonstrate leadership in the field and have contributed to marketing club, the department, and the University. Deadline is March 1.
EW011 John H. Wiseman Finance
Open to declared Finance majors. Financial need may be considered. Deadline is March 1.
EH024 Firooz Hekmat Marketing
EM006 Management Department
This scholarship is awarded by the department to give recognition to those Management majors who achieve outstanding scholastic performance and are making significant contributions to the department, campus organizations, and community. Applicant must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0, a 3.25 GPA in the Management major, and have completed 85 credit hours. Deadline is March 1.
EF012 Tom and Betty Fulton
This scholarship will provide international opportunities for students at Southeast Missouri State University. Applicants must be U.S. citizens who have had limited international experience. The scholarship may be used toward any of the international programs sponsored by the University. Such programs may be short term (a few weeks) or long term. The scholarship may be given for any purpose including travel and living expenses. Deadline is March 1.
EH023 Glenn J. and Helen F. Hutson
Applicant must be a resident of Cape Girardeau County majoring in Business. Deadline is March 1.
EE001 The Bruce K. Edwards
Open to students who participate in a sport while majoring in a business field. Financial need is also a consideration. Deadline is March 1.
EA005 Alumni Association of Business Professionals/Cape Girardeau County
Open to students who have an undergraduate degree in accounting or finance, have demonstrated leadership, and are admitted to the MBA program at Southeast. Applicant must have a minimum GPA of 2.75. Deadline is March 1.
EV006 William and Evelyn Volenetz
Open to students majoring in Business with a minimum GPA of 2.5 and financial need. Preference will be given to a student from St. Louis County. Deadline is March 1. 3208. ALBERT FELDHOFF MEMORIAL. Open to students from Southeast Missouri with preference being given to employees and/or children of employees in any of the donor's business ventures. Applicant must have a B (or B+) high school GPA (unless otherwise approved by the donor). Financial need may be a consideration. Applicant will be required to sign a release stating Southeast Missouri State University will have permission to divulge information to the donor in reference to the recipient's GPA, class attendance, or any other privacy act information. Deadline is March 1.
EM005 Madison Medical Center/Madison County
Open to students of Madison County majoring in Healthcare or Business with a minimum GPA of 2.75. Financial need is a determining factor. Deadline is March 1.
EH017 Georgia Roever Hoeman
Open to average students cumulative GPA not to exceed 3.0) majoring in Business who show financial need. Deadline is March 1.
EF007 Walter H. "Doc" Ford Memorial
Open to students majoring in Economics, Political Science, or Education. Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and evidence of financial need. Preference will be given to a male or female basketball player. Deadline is March 1.
EB001 Bank of America - College of Business
Open to students in the College of Business with financial need who do not otherwise qualify for Southeast's merit scholarships. Incoming freshmen must have a 2.5 high school GPA. Once enrolled, recipients must maintain a 3.0 GPA in their Business major and have an overall 2.5 GPA. Deadline is March 1.
EB021 Don C. Bedell Excellence Award
Open to students majoring in Business with a 3.0 GPA. Incoming freshmen must rank in the top 20% of their high school graduating class. Deadline is March 1.
ES023 Margaret "Peggy" Spradling Accounting
Open to undergraduate or graduate students who are U.S. citizens and Accounting majors. Preference will be given to highly motivated students with grade point averages comparative to high academic achievers. Deadline is March 1.
EM021 Robert Mothershead Accounting
Open to Accounting majors with first preference given to Kelly High School graduates. Second preference will be given to students from Scott County and then to students from the University's core service area. Renewable with a cumulative 2.75 GPA and a minimum GPA of 3.0 in Accounting courses. Deadline is March 1.
ED003 Frances E. Daniel
Open to Charleston Missouri R-1 graduates seeking a degree from the College of Business. Financial need will be a consideration. Deadline is March 1.
Cape Girardeau County Legal Secretaries
Open to full-time students pursuing study in a legal field who are from Cape Girardeau and have a 3.0 GPA (or the equivalent high school GPA for incoming freshmen). This scholarship requires a separate application available in Student Financial Services. The completed form should be returned to this office, or contact the Accounting and Management Information Systems office at (573) 651-2121. Deadline is February 15.
KPMG Peat Marwick
This scholarship is worth $500 per semester or $1000 per year. Applicant should be a graduate in the upcoming year, a member of the Accounting and Finance Club, and be planning a career in public accounting with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Applicant must submit with application a typed 50-100 word statement indicating why the applicant thinks he or she should receive the KPMG Peat Marwick scholarship. This scholarship requires a separate application available in Student Financial Services
Go to http://www.leap-forward.com/ to apply for Accounting majors. Funded by the generosity of CPAs across Missouri. Deadline is January 15.
EG027 John Glass Memorial
Open to Business majors who have completed 35 credit hours at Southeast with a 3.0 GPA and who have demonstrated financial need. Preference will be given to students with 45 credit hours completed. Deadline is March 1.