Sheila and Robert Challey Institute Scholarship

The Sheila and Robert Challey Institute for Global Innovation and Growth provides an avenue for students to learn about the foundations of human progress and the policies and solutions that enhance economic opportunity and human flourishing. This scholarship supports students from any discipline who are interested in these ideas.

Qualifications for receiving this scholarship include:

  • High School or undergrad GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • An interest in studying economic opportunity and flourishing for individuals and society
  • An interest in pursuing a 9-credit certificate (under construction)
    o The certificate includes courses related to: (1) learning about capitalism and socialism, their implications, and the role entrepreneurs can play in improving society; (2) the fundamentals of business; and (3) a seminar workshop with presentations by renowned scholars from across the country.
    o Students must enroll in the BUSN 491 (1-credit) seminar course in their first semester and must continue to show progress toward certificate completion in order to receive the scholarship.

Students may receive this scholarship for up to two years, as long as they reapply each year and are showing progress toward completion of the certificate by meeting all requirements.

College of Business
Supplemental Questions
  1. Explain how entrepreneurs can play a positive role in society.