Scholarships

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.

The application period for the 2023-24 academic year is now open.

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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, 2023.

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: February 28, 2023.

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.

  • Cynthia Wrazien-Hirt Endowed Memorial Advertising Scholarship
  • The Dr. L Fund

digital marketing & e-commerce scholarships

  • Carmichael-Lynch DME Scholarship
  • Richmond 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
  • The Lily and Alexi Mavrellis Sales and Business Marketing Scholarship