The application deadline for the 2019-2020 Ashby Business Scholars Program is Monday, April 8, 2019 at 5 p.m.

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

  • Names and contact information for two references (preferably at least one from faculty or staff on the Oberlin campus this term)
  • Two short essays (300-500 words each) addressing (1) What you hope to gain from your participation in the OBS 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 come to Drop-in Hours at the Career Development Center)

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