Scholarships

The application period for the 2022-23 academic year is now closed.

Each year, Western Michigan University students majoring in any area of marketing at the Haworth College of Business are invited to apply for various scholarships. In addition, a number of scholarships are also available solely for those majoring in advertising and promotion, digital marketing and eCommerce, marketing, or sales and business marketing.

Food and consumer package goods marketing students: This scholarship information is not for food marketing majors. Those students should complete the food and consumer package goods marketing application. Questions? Email Lisa Youtzy or call (269) 387-2132. Application deadline: February 28, 2022.

Integrated supply management students: This scholarship information is not for integrated supply majors. Those students should complete the integrated supply management application. Questions? Email Alyshia Garrett or call (269) 387-5856.  Application deadline: March 15, 2022.

Separate applications are required for Haworth College of Business scholarships

The qualifications and conditions associated with each marketing scholarship are listed below.

General eligibility requirements

  • Must have a major slip on file in the Department of Marketing unless otherwise specified.
  • Must have an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher at WMU unless otherwise specified.
  • Must have a minimum of 56 credit hours completed prior to the start of the fall semester.
  • Must be a full-time student (carrying a minimum of 12 semester hours) at the time of application and when receiving funds.

Advertising and promotion scholarships

These scholarships are available to individuals with a declared major in advertising and promotion who have a 3.0 GPA or higher.

  • Advertising and Promotion Advisory Board Scholarship
  • Chee Tor International Student Scholarship
  • Cynthia Wrazien-Hirt Endowed Memorial Advertising Scholarship
  • The Dr. L Fund
  • Philip A. Long—VMLY&R Internship and Scholarship
  • Ronald J. Davis—VMLY&R Internship and Scholarship

digital marketing & e-commerce scholarships

  • Richmon Excellence DME Scholarship

Marketing scholarships

These scholarships are available to individuals with a declared major in marketing who have a 3.0 GPA or higher and who are active in University and community activities.

  • AMA Southwest Michigan Scholarship
  • Bob and Amy Samples Marketing Scholarship
  • Dr. Andrew Brogowicz Scholarship
  • James W. Richmond Marketing Excellence Scholarship
  • Zahir Quraeshi Endowed Scholarship in Marketing

Sales and business marketing scholarships

These scholarships are available to individuals with a declared major in sales and business marketing who have a 3.0 GPA or higher (unless otherwise specified below) and who are active in University and community activities.

  • Bob and Amy Samples Sales and Business Marketing Scholarship
  • James W. Richmond Sales and Business Marketing Scholarship
  • Ronald A. Elenbaas Sales and Business Marketing Scholarship
  • The Lily and Alexi Mavrellis Sales and Business Marketing Scholarship