Career Exploration and Development

Application Information

The 2024-2025 Ashby Business Scholars Program opens Monday, February 26, 2024 and closes Tuesday, March 12, 2024. 

2024-2025 ABS Application

To complete the online application, you will need the following:

  • Name and contact information for one reference
  • Two short essays (300-500 words each) addressing (1) What you hope to gain from your participation in the ABS program; and (2) Your greatest strengths and how you might leverage them throughout the program
  • Unofficial transcript
  • A one-page resume (for help and samples, you can review the Resume Writing Basics on Handshake, or schedule a resume review with a Career Exploration and Development team member)

Some factors the selection committee will be considering include:

  • Demonstrated interest in finance and business
  • Ability to work effectively in a team
  • Leadership potential
  • Solid resume and academic performance