There is no better way to boost your career success than by earning a business degree. At all levels, from associate to bachelor’s to master’s, business degrees are practical, real-world ways to gain a valuable credential. But as a prospective business student, you’re also probably paying close attention to the costs associated with going back to school. You want to get the education you need without breaking the bank. At Brescia University Online, we want to make sure our students know about the scholarship opportunities available to them. That’s why we’ve put together this list of scholarships in Kentucky. Read on to see which ones you qualify for and get started on your scholarship research.
This program is designed to help Kentucky students attend Kentucky schools. CAP grants are awarded to Kentucky residents who are enrolled either part-time or full-time in academic programs that take at least two years to complete. To qualify for this grant program, the total expected family contribution (EFC) toward the student’s educational expenses can’t exceed $3,850. To apply, complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
The Kentucky Tuition Grant program provides need-based grants to qualified Kentucky residents who attend Kentucky colleges. This program is designed to assist students with higher education costs and enable them to continue their education. To apply, complete the FAFSA.
This scholarship awards up to $3,000 to Kentucky residents who are at least 23 years old. To qualify you must be pursuing a four-year degree at any accredited Kentucky college or university. Applicants must be a member of the Kentucky Farm Bureau. This scholarship is applied to tuition only.
Kentucky Business Society Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to students who are pursuing a business or business-related program and who are enrolled either part-time or full-time. Applicants must meet a cumulative GPA requirement and submit a written statement and two letters of recommendation. The Kentucky Business Society awards scholarships in the amounts of $500 and $250.
This organization awards several scholarships to Kentucky students. Amounts range from $750 to $1,500. Applicants are chosen based on their answers to application questions, financial need and previous academic record.
This award was created in 2000 and is awarded in amounts up to $1,000. Applicants must submit a 200- to 300-word essay that outlines their career goals and why they are deserving of the scholarship. Up to 10 scholarships are awarded each year.
This organization offers several scholarships for future accounting students. Awarded amounts range from $1,000 to $2,500. The scholarship recognizes scholastic achievement and leadership in students who plan to become CPAs. Awarded amounts are based on academic performance and financial need. Applicants must attend or be planning to attend a Kentucky institution of higher learning to pursue an accounting degree.
These scholarships are awarded in amounts of $1,500. Applicants must be undergraduate students in Kentucky. The minimum GPA requirement is 3.0 or higher. You must also complete a 300-word essay that addresses your leadership qualities on campus and in the community, as well as your future goals.
Online Business Degrees at BUonline
We offer a variety of online business degree programs at both the undergraduate and graduate level so that you can find the degree that’s right for you, no matter where you are in your career. Get the skills you need for today’s workforce through the flexible, affordable business programs at BUonline. Choose from the following degrees:
Associate of Science in Business: Start your education with an introduction to basic business models, theories and practices. The skills you learn will translate to a variety of business industries and organizations. Plus, associate credit hours can be applied to bachelor’s programs at Brescia University.
Bachelor of Science in Accounting: Accounting is a specialized business field with great potential for savvy professionals. Gain the skills and knowledge needed to excel with an online bachelor’s degree in accounting from Brescia University. Students are also prepared to sit for the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam.
Bachelor of Science in Business: Adult learners will find value in our online bachelor’s degree in business. Whether you are starting your education or continuing a degree, a bachelor’s degree is a great choice. You can customize your degree to focus on a specialized field through elective courses.
Certificate in Accounting: Gain a valuable credential for accounting-related careers with our online certificate program. The accelerated certificate program meets the educational requirements needed to sit for the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam.
Master of Science in Management: A graduate degree can help you meet your professional goals and give you greater leverage in your career. Our online master’s in management program is designed to build on your current work experience to prepare you for leadership roles in a competitive workplace.
At BUonline, we combine knowledge and experience to get you on track to the business career you want. Make a solid investment in your education with a quality Kentucky business degree.