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Terry and Claire Rock Scholarship

Description:

Award: $1,500 (one-time) tuition credit and resident tuition rate during scholarship award period.

Scholarship Terms & Conditions:
  • Completed an undergraduate engineering degree.
  • JSOM graduate student pursuing a MBA with a concentration in Innovation and Entrepreneurship, a MS in Innovation and Entrepreneurship and/or a dual engineering/management graduate degree.
  • Possess an evident entrepreneurial intent as outlined in an application cover letter addressing both career accomplishments and goals.
  • Applicant must have completed 9 semester credit hours of graduate work or more prior to applying and be enrolled in 5 or more semester credit hours in the next semester.
  • Must have demonstrated academic excellence as evidenced by Cumulative GPA at JSOM, minimum Cumulative GPA of 3.5.
  • Student must maintain enrollment of 5 semester credit hours during scholarship award period, excluding semesters of internship and degree completion.
Students are eligible for this award only once in an academic year. Scholarship award is non-renewable and cannot be stacked or combined.

Deadline:

Forthcoming

Term:

Fall 2016

Matriculation Status:

All

Citizenship:

All

Texas Residency Status:

All

Course Load:

All

Eligible Classifications:

Graduate

Schools:

Naveen Jindal School of Management

Majors:

All

Concentrations:

All

Contact:

Application Instructions:

  • Submit a completed application form, maintained and made available by scholarship contact.
  • One letter of recommendation from JSOM faculty member (form w/ application packet).
  • A cover letter/personal statement describing entrepreneurial activities, describing prior business or engineering experience, providing evidence of business plan development and business goals.