The Simon Business School at the University of Rochester offers an opportunity for business-interested applicants to participate in a business case competition for a $20,000 annual merit scholarship. Business Competition for Students
The Simon Business School is the business school of the University of Rochester. It is located on the University’s River Campus in Rochester, New York. It was renamed after William E. Simon, the 63rd United States Secretary of the Treasury, in 1986.
Students whose first language is not English must demonstrate proficiency in English by submitting satisfactory scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).
Business Competition for Students Scholarships are available for pursuing bachelor and master programme at the Simon Business School in business or related fields. Participants are divided into pre-determined teams and will have twenty-four hours to work together on a business solution for a real-world business case study.
The event culminates in a fifteen-minute presentation that illustrates teamwork and thoughtful and creative leadership and problem-solving skills. Even if you’ve never participated in a case competition before, this is a great opportunity to gain exposure to the fun and rewarding activities of a competitive business undergraduate education.
Once participants are selected and have registered for the program, the case study and an itinerary will be emailed to you. Please be sure that the email address in your Rochester portal account is current and that you check your email regularly.
Worth of Award
- In addition to receiving an annual minimum $20,000 scholarship to attend the University of Rochester, Simon Scholars who are admitted to any master’s or MBA program at the Simon Business School will continue to receive the annual minimum $20,000 scholarship in their graduate studies at Simon.
- Scholarship for the Business Competition for Students can be taken in the USA
- Citizens of all nationalities are eligible to apply.
- Only first-year applicants to the University of Rochester are eligible to participate. Simon Scholars can choose any major for their bachelor’s degree, although most students may pursue a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science in business or related fields.
- English Language Requirements: Students whose first language is not English must demonstrate proficiency in English by submitting satisfactory scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). Business Competition for Students
How to Apply
- The mode of applying for the Business Competition for Students is online.
- Student’s completed application for admission to the College must also be received no later than January 5, 2018.
- Only first-year applicants to the University of Rochester will be considered for this competition.
Deadline: application for the Business Competition for Students closes January 5, 2018