Career Development

Application Information

The 2021-2022 Ashby Business Scholars Program Application is now open. The application deadline has been extended to Sunday, July 18, 2021.

Apply to Ashby Business Scholars

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

  • Names and contact information for two references (at least one must be from faculty or staff)
  • 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 Development Center 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