THE FOLLOWING SCHOLARSHIPS ARE FOR CURRENT SCHOOL OF BUSINESS STUDENTS.
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Mr. Froehlich, a representative of Touche Ross and Company, was a member of the audit team that performed the required audits for the federal financial aid programs at Point Park. This scholarship has been established in recognition of Froehlich’s contributions to the professional community in general and to Point Park University in particular. In order to receive this scholarship, the recipient must be an accounting major with a minimum 3.25 GPA. In addition, it is preferred that the recipient be in financial need. Two letters of recommendation and federal and state aid application forms must be handed in at time of submission.
Steve Stein Scholarship
Steven B. Stein was a 1970 graduate from Point Park College. He continues today to serve Point Park on multiple boards and through volunteering. The scholarship is meant to assist others in the pursuit of higher education. The fund is for any year applicant with a current GPA of at least 2.8.The scholarship awardee preference is a child of an Allied Security, Inc. employee, but this is not required.
George E. Marin IT & Business Undergraduate Scholarship
George E. Marin,’73, has been successful in the information technology field by creating software programs to facilitate the management and warehousing requirements for food distribution centers. Marin established the scholarship to support students demonstrating academic merit and financial need majoring in information technology and/or business (this includes SAEM). In order to receive this scholarship, students must be enrolled full-time in the School of Business (business or IT major preferred), have completed at least 30 credit hours, be in financial need and maintain a GPA of at least 3.0. Applicants must complete a personal essay explaining their goals as business or information technology students as well as a portfolio of their work.
Frank Sinatra Scholarship
A 1970 graduate of Point Park University, Frank Sinatra displayed his passion for Point Park by founding and chairing the annual Pioneer Golf Classic and serving as a long-time member of the Alumni Association’s board of directors. Sinatra’s positive spirit, enthusiasm and dedication continue to be a source of inspiration for the entire Point Park University community. This scholarship is specifically for an SAEM major who is enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student who holds a GPA of at least 3.0. The recipient should be an active member of the SAEM Club with a preferred permanent residence of western Pennsylvania, eastern Ohio or northern West Virginia. Upon completion of this application, applicants must also hand in a 500-word essay explaining their goals in the SAEM program and a brief statement of merit. Final candidates will be interviewed by members of the Scholarship Committee of the School of Business in April.
Richard Tucker Scholarship
Richard B. Tucker was a senior partner at Tucker Arensberg P.C. and on the counsel for Point Park University in the 1970s. He also served on the board of trustees and at retirement awarded an honorary doctor of laws by Point Park. The fund is meant to support a student enrolled in the School of Business with financial need. The awardee can be full-time or part-time, with an upholding minimum GPA of 3.0.
Norma Miller Scholarship
The Norma Miller Scholarship is meant to provide deserving students with an annual scholarship of at least $2,500 a year. The awardee may be full-time or part-time enrolled and designated University officials will select the deserving student. The recipient may be allowed to receive the award annually as long as requirements determined are met.