Scholarships and Financial Aid

Roberta Cope Turner Scholarship

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to an undergraduate student seeking a degree from the College of Business that graduated from a class one or two high school in Missouri, Incoming freshman will be considered based on high school academic performance and leadership, while current students must have an overall GPA of 2.5.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal. 

John L. and Rita M. Bangs Scholarship

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time student seeking a degree in the College of Business. Preference will be given to students majoring in computer information systems or marketing. Preference for academically excellent students. Presidential scholars not eligible.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal. 

Dr. James C. and Mary Lee Snapp Graduate Scholarship

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time graduate student in the College of Business with an undergraduate and graduate GPA of 3.0. Financial need will be considered.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal. 

Dr. R. Stephen Parker College of Business Scholarship

Selection criteria

  • Awarded annually to a full-time student seeking a degree in the College of Business.  Student must be from the St. Louis area.  Freshmen considered based on high school academic performance and leadership.  Sophomores or greater must have an overall GPA of 2.5. Awards made with regard for financial need.  Preference should go those students that have participated in the WYMAN Teen Leadership Program of St. Louis.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal. 

E. Ray Love Memorial Scholarship

Selection criteria

  • Awarded annually to a full-time student seeking a degree in the College of Business.  Preference will be given to upper division students, and students whose family income disqualified them from federal financial aid but have significant financial need.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal. 

Kenneth E. and Jane A. Meyer Scholarship

Selection criteria

  • Four scholarships awarded annually to full-time students seeking a degree in the College of Business.  Preference given to students from the Mt. Vernon, MO or Butler, MO or from Lawrence or Bates Counties in MO.  Incoming freshmen must be in top 1/4th of their class, must show academic excellence and leadership.  All others must have an overall GPA of 2.5. Character, leadership, and academic performance strongly considered.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal. 

Dr. Robert W. and Charlotte K. Bitter Endowed Scholarship Fund (College of Business)

Selection criteria

  • Student must be enrolled in the College of Business.  When awarded to an incoming freshman, consideration will be given to high school performance, college potential, and to leadership qualities.  When awarded to a student enrolled at the sophomore level or higher, the student must have achieved an overall 2.5 GPA.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship is renewed automatically. Students must maintain satisfactory progress and completes 24 hours a year with a minimum 2.5 GPA. This scholarship may only be renewed for a maximum of three years.

Dr. James C. and Mary Lee Snapp Graduate Scholarship

Selection criteria

Awarded annually to a full-time graduate student in the College of Business with an undergraduate and graduate GPA of 3.0. Consideration will be given to students performing academically at a level consistent with capacity and circumstances, self-support through work, and financial need.

Renewal criteria

This scholarship can be renewed, but students must reapply to be considered for renewal.