Scholarships

Accounting Scholarships

Dr. F. Robert Madera / Baggett Accounting Scholarship
Recipient must be an accounting major, must be a full-time student (12 semester hours per semester), and must meet minimum requirements established by the DCOBA Scholarship Committee.

E. W. Moran Accounting Scholarship Fund
Recipient must be an accounting major, must be a full-time student (12 semester hours per semester), and must meet minimum requirements established by the DCOBA Scholarship Committee.

Perkins / Prothro
Recipient must be an entering freshman, a student changing their major or a transfer student with a stated intent to declare accounting as a major. Beginning freshmen must have a minimum ACT score of 22 or a minimum SAT score of 1000. Transfer or change of major students must have the same ACT/SAT scores and a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Students must be full-time (12 semester hours per semester), and must exhibit academic achievement, financial need, involvement in extracurricular activities and citizenship. The award may be renewed so long as the student maintains a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 and remains a full-time student with a stated intent to declare accounting as their major.

Petroleum Accountants Society Scholarship
Recipient must be a junior or senior accounting major, must be a full-time student (12 semester hours per semester), must have a minimum of 15 hours of credit in accounting, must exhibit academic achievement, financial need, and potential for a successful accounting career. The scholarship is automatically renewable through the senior year with a satisfactory grade point average.

Wichita Falls Texas Society of CPA’s
Recipient must be a junior or senior accounting major, must have graduated from a high school in a county within the Wichita Falls Chapter area (Childress, Cottle, King, Hardeman, Foard, Knox, Wilbarger, Baylor, Throckmorton, Wichita, Archer, Clay, Young, and Montague), must be a student member of the TSCPA, must have a GPA of 3.0 or better overall and an accounting GPA of 3.3 or better.

Economics Scholarships

Mamie Raborn Scholarship
Recipient must be a worthy and needy student of economics.

Gotcher Economics Undergraduate Scholarship
Recipient must have earned three or more A's in Economics classes at MSU.

Open/Business Scholarships

Better Business Bureau/Dr. Louis J. Rodriguez Ethics Scholarship


Eve Ann Coleman Scholarship Endowment
Recipient must be an undergraduate with a major offered by the Dillard College of Business Administration, be a full-time student (12 semester hours per semester), be in good academic standing and must be a military dependent. This scholarship alternates between the department of criminal justice and the Dillard College of Business Administration every five years. The next term for the Dillard College of Business Administration begins in the fall of 2009.

Eve Ann Coleman Scholarship Endowment
Recipient must be an undergraduate with a major offered by the Dillard College of Business Administration, be a full-time student (12 semester hours per semester), be in good academic standing and must be a military dependent. This scholarship alternates between the department of criminal justice and the Dillard College of Business Administration every five years. The next term for the Dillard College of Business Administration begins in the fall of 2009.

Wichita Falls Jaycees Business Scholarship Endowment
Recipient must be a U. S. Citizen, must be a graduate of a Wichita County high school, must be a business major entering their junior year, must be a full-time student (12 semester hours), must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5, and must exhibit academic merit, citizenship, and past involvement in campus activities. Need is to be considered only if two or more applicants have generally equal records of past academic performance. Recipients shall automatically have the scholarship renewed for their senior year as long as they continue to be full-time students with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better.

Midwestern State University’s Better Business Bureau/Dr. Louis J. Rodriguez Ethics Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student who demonstrates high ethical standards based on letters of recommendation and the scholarship application. The recipient must be a resident of one of the 16 counties served by the Better Business Bureau of North Central Texas for at least one year (Archer, Baylor, Clay, Cottle, Foard, Hardeman, Haskell, Jack, King, Knox, Montague, Stonewall, Throckmorton, Wichita, Wilbarger and Young) and have a declared major in a program area offered by the Dillard College of Business Administration or be classified as “pre-business.” The recipient may be a full or part-time student at MSU but must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 semester hours.

Jungman Scholarship in Business Administration
Recipient may be any undergraduate or graduate student with a declared major offered by the Dillard College of Business Administration.

Donald R. Kester Scholarship Fund
Recipients must be full-time students (minimum of 12 credit hours) majoring in business, with preference given to students who have expressed an interest in entering the purchasing field. Recipients must exhibit superior academic achievement, entering test scores, citizenship, and involvement in extracurricular activities. In the event two or more applicants have generally equal qualifications, need also may be considered. The award may be renewed through student's senior year as long as he/she maintains a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5.

Marguerite F. and Russell R. Kolp Scholarship
Recipient must be majoring in business administration.

Jim Mims Business Scholarship
Recipient may be any undergraduate or graduate student with a stated intent to declare a major in the Dillard College of Business Administration. The recipient must be a full-time or part-time student and exhibit academic achievement, financial need, and citizenship. The award may be renewed in subsequent years as long as he/she maintains a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 and makes progress toward completion of degree. Scholarship recipients must reapply in subsequent years.

Roger Paulk Scholarship Fund
Recipients must be undergraduates with a major offered by the Dillard College of Business Administration, and must be a part-time student taking a minimum of three credit hours during a long-term semester, have financial need, and exhibit academic achievement. The award may be renewed in subsequent years as long as he/she maintains a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5. Scholarship recipients must reapply in subsequent years.

Elizabeth and Charles Prothro Scholarship Fund
Recipients must be entering freshmen with a stated intent to declare accounting as a major. Transfer students, either MSU students changing from a given major into accounting or students entering MSU from another institution and with a stated intent to declare accounting as a major are also eligible. Beginning freshman must have a minimum ACT score of 22 or a minimum SAT score of 1000. Transfer students must have the same ACT/SAT score and a cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Recipients must be full-time students (12 semester hours per semester), exhibit academic achievement, financial need, involvement in extracurricular activities, and citizenship. The award may be renewed in subsequent years as long as he/she maintains a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and remains a full-time student with a stated intent to declare accounting as a major.

W.J. Thomas Memorial Scholarship
Recipients must declare a major offered by the Dillard College of Business Administration, be a full-time student (12 semester hours per semester), and exhibit motivation and need. Need shall be the primary and deciding factor among equal qualifications.

Walsh and Watts Inc. Endowment Fund
Recipient must be majoring in a degree offered by the Dillard College

Wichita Falls Association of Realtors Scholarship
Recipients must declare a major in the College of Business Administration and must be a resident of one of the following counties: Wichita, Clay, Archer, Jack, Young, Wilbarger or Baylor. This scholarship is $1,000 (equally divided between the fall and spring semesters) and is for one year only. Recipients must be enrolled full-time for the fall and spring semesters and have a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA. Recipients must reapply each year.

Wichita Falls Business and Professional Women Scholarship
Recipient must be a female, at least 21 years old, and must be currently enrolled at an institution of higher education.