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Scholarships

Scholarships for Academic Year 2014-2015

(For Graduate Scholarships click here)

McCoy College Scholarships are specifically for business majors and are awarded on an annual basis. Awards are applied to fall and spring semesters only.

Undergraduate Scholarship Applications click here

Completed applications should be turned in to the McCoy College Dean's Office, McCoy Hall 530, by February 3, 2014.

All business majors, who will graduate in December 2014 or later, are eligible for McCoy College scholarships ranging from $250 to $2,500. 
Scroll down to see the available scholarships and their criteria. Scholarships may be college wide or specific to your major.

 For FAQs click here.

 
If you have questions, you can ask any departmental representative to the Scholarship Committee:
  • Dr. Karen Smith (MKT)
McCoy 422 245-3192 ks07
  • Dr. Lu Montondon (ACC)
McCoy 455 245-3540 lm03
  • Dr. Marcos Sivitanides (CIS)
McCoy 410 245-3177 ms06
  • Dr. Ruby Kishan (FIN/ECO)
McCoy 553 245-3248 rk02
  • Dr. Brian Miller (MGT)
McCoy 545 245-7179 bm25
Students with 3.8 GPA or above are encouraged to apply for the $1,200 Presidential Upper-level scholarship. The application and criteria along with the evaluation form also is available online.
 

McCoy CBA Scholarships:

Name of Scholarship Department Criteria

Presidential Upper Level Scholarship

All CBA

Separate application required; full-time; must have completed 60 hrs, 30 hrs at Texas State; ineligible if receiving any financial assistance generated fron student fees

Bradley T. Ambroson Endowed Scholarship All CBA Full-time student in good academic standing; must be an active member of a Greek community; So/Jr/Sr
Colleen & John Aspinwall Endowed Scholarship of Merit All CBA Full-time; overall strength of application
Richard and Kathy Clay Endowed Scholarship All CBA Full-time student; minimum 3.0 GPA; demonstrated financial need; ineligible for grants or other university scholarships
Thomas L. and Helen E. Cox Endowed Scholarship All CBA Minimum 3.0 GPA; preference in order of importance – native born Texas, Texas resident, child of military or enrolled in ROTC; all others

James H. and Helen S. Dotson Family Scholarship

All CBA

Minimum 3.0 TXST GPA; financial need; freshman must be top quarter or 1200 SAT

John & Matt Edgar Endowed Scholarship All CBA Minimum 3.0 GPA, varsity athlete; Jr/Sr
John & Matt Edgar Second Endowed Scholarship All CBA Minimum 3.0 GPA, academic achievement
Enterprise Rent-a-Car Foundation Endowed Scholarship All CBA Full-time; minimum 2.5 GPA

Robert A. Hatcher Memorial Scholarship

All CBA

Full-time; minimum 2.5 GPA; demonstrated financial need; So/Jr/Sr

H.E.B. Endowed Scholarship

All CBA

Full-time; minimum 2.75 GPA, must have an interest in food retailing; preference for student organization; leadership involvement and related food retail work experience

Sue Ellen Henderson Financial Assistance Award

All CBA

Demonstrated financial need

Cecilia Temponi Hispanic Business Student Association Scholarship

All CBA

Full-time; must be an active member of the HBSA; academic achievement; involvement in extra-curricular activities

Bobby and Michelee Kanz Endowed Scholarship All CBA Minimum 2.75 overall GPA; resident of Texas with preference given to Fayette, Fort Bend, or Comal County
Latham J. Kerley Endowed Undergraduate Scholarship All CBA Full-time; academic excellence; leadership ability; demonstrated financial need
Del D. Kolbe Scholarship in Business and Entrepreneurship All CBA 3.25 GPA; demonstrated financial need
Kenneth Long Memorial Scholarship All CBA Full-time; 2.5 overall GPA; demonstrated financial need

The Herbert and Johanna Liebscher Foundation Endowed Scholarship

All CBA

Minimum 3.0 GPA; graduate of a Comal County school (including home school); preference for Fin/Acc/Eco major

Mark A. Middleton Endowed Scholarship

All CBA

Full-time; overall 2.5 GPA; assistance from Office of Disability Services; financial need certified by Financial Aid office

Jerry L. Moore Endowed Presidential Scholarship All CBA Minimum 3.0 GPA, emphasis on essay and community service work; renewable beginning in sophomore year; Fr/So/Jr/Sr

Harold G. Oldham Memorial Scholarship

All CBA

Full-time student; minimum 3.0 GPA; preference to middle income student who does not qualify for financial assistance; Jr/Sr

Ralph B. Rushing Scholarship in Business Administration All CBA Minimum 3.0 GPA; demonstrated financial need; resident of Texas; graduate of Texas high school; preference to Harlingen or Cameron County or lower Rio Grande Valley

San Marcos Manufacturers Association Scholarship

All CBA

Academic achievement

Dempsey Serur Business Scholarship

All CBA

Full-time; 3.0 minimum GPA; preference to Nueces, Aransas, or San Patricio County or region known as South Texas; demonstrated financial need

State Farm Insurance Company All CBA historically underserved students interested in the insurance industry; preference to a female
Stanley K. Tanger Scholarship Fund All CBA Minimum 3.0 Texas State GPA; So/Jr

Lawrence E. and Bonnie Nance Tilton Scholarship

All CBA

Full-time; academic merit; Jr/Sr/MBA

H. C. Vivian Memorial Endowed Scholarship

All CBA

High academic achievement

Mitchell Ward and Pamela Wills-Ward Endowed Undergraduate Scholarship All CBA Academic excellence; leadership, demonstrated financial need; preference to historically underserved population
Guillermo Antonio Wolff Memorial Endowed Scholarship All CBA Minimum GPA 3.2, preference for Hispanic or Asian minority
Gary V. Woods Endowment Scholarship All CBA Academic achievement; overall strength of application
Farm Credit Bank of Texas Business Scholarship

ACC/FIN MGT/MKT

Completed 30 hours with minimum 3.0 GPA; demonstrated financial need; US citizen or permanent resident alien; preference to underrepresented populations
Accounting Club Endowed Scholarship ACC Mminimum 2.75 GPA; active membership in accounting organization

Bill Bishop Scholarship Fund

ACC

Academic Achievement

Charles R. Bracy CPA Memorial Scholarship in Accounting

ACC

Full-time; minimum 2.5 overall GPA; active member of Accounting Club, BAP, Tau Alpha Chi or NABA

Daniel and Lucy Davila Endowed Scholarship

ACC/FIN

Academic achievement; accounting or finance major with preference to accounting

M. P. Godwin Accounting Club Scholarship ACC Full-time; minimum 2.5 GPA; active of Accounting Club; completion of principles of financial accounting and principles of managerial accounting with at least a "B"

Otis G. Reese Scholarship

ACC

Full-time; minimum 3.0; preference to children of parents affiliated with Texas State

Thelma O. and Chester H. Byram Scholarship

CIS/CS

First preference to CIS major, second to Computer Science; academic achievement; Jr/Sr

CIS and QMST Department Scholarship

CIS

Academic achievement

Bruce L. Moffitt Memorial Scholarship CIS High academic achievement

Stan and Judy Stephenson Scholarship Fund

CIS

Minimum 3.0 - 3.5 GPA; transfer student; preference to historically underserved population

Mildred R. Englert Scholarship

FIN & ECO

Full-time; minimum 2.5 GPA; demonstrated financial need

Paul R. Gowens Scholarship

FIN & ECO

Participation in service/student organizations; demonstrated financial need; 3.0 overall GPA

Celia A. Morgan Scholarship

FIN & ECO

Minimum 3.25 GPA; female; Jr/Sr

V. Howard Savage Memorial Award FIN/ECO May be used for scholarship or participation/attendance at academic or professional conference

Austin American Statesman - James M. Cox, Jr. Foundation Scholarship

MGT

Soph/Jr; minimum 3.00 GPA Previous year

Ralph N. Gassman Memorial Scholarship MGT/MKT Full-time; minimum 3.0 GPA

Carolyn Barkley Scholarship in Marketing and Advertising

MKT

Minimum 3.0 GPA; can be renewed; marketing major

Jack W. Farley Business Scholarship

MKT

Minimum 3.0 TXST GPA; outstanding academic achievement

Leland Wilson Scholarship in Marketing

MKT

Full-time; completed at least six hours of marketing courses; minimum 3.0 overall GPA

Stefanie N. Garrott Scholarship SIFE Full-time; minimum 3.0 GPA; SIFE member for at least 1 semester; 100 - 200 word essay
There are also several scholarships for accounting majors sponsored by external organizations.  If you would like to be considered for these scholarships be sure to complete and submit both the Application Supplement for Accounting Majors found online and the Undergraduate Scholarship Application form.