Scholarships

Undergraduate Scholarships and Book Prizes in Economics

The Department of Economics is pleased to invite applications for departmental scholarships and book prizes for the next academic year. Only one application is required to be considered for all available scholarships and book prizes. Available scholarships are listed below.

Scholarship amount

$3,000

Renewable?

Up to two years for undergraduate studies, and an additional year if the student continues to the MS in Applied Economics program.

Number of scholarships available

Four

Requirements

  • Sophomore status beginning fall 2018.
  • Completion of ECON 1001 or ECON 1002 or equivalent.
  • Economics or Business Economics major during undergraduate studies.
  • Participation in the Economics Society.
  • Maintain a 3.5 or above GPA.

Scholarship amount

$2,000

Renewable?

No

Number of scholarships available

Four

Requirements

  • Completion of ECON 2020 or ECON 2030.
  • Economics or Business Economics major.
  • Participation in the Economics Society.
  • Membership in the Kautz Uible Fellows LinkedIn group.
  • GPA of 3.5 or higher.

Scholarship amount

$3,000

Renewable?

Up to three years of undergraduate studies.

Number of scholarships available

Four

Requirements

  • Women students only.
  • Completion of ECON 1001 or ECON 1002.
  • Sophomore status beginning fall 2019.
  • Economics or Business Economics major during undergraduate studies.
  • Maintain a 3.5 or above GPA
  • Participation in Women in Economics Initiative.
  • Participation in the Economics Society.
  • Membership in the Kautz-Uible Women's Initiative LinkedIn group.

Scholarship amount

$2,500

Renewable?

No

Number of scholarships available

One

Requirements

  • Completion of ECON 1001 or ECON 1002.
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Scholarship amount

$1,000

Renewable?

No

Number of scholarships available

One

Requirements

  • Completion of ECON 1001 or ECON 1002.
  • Participation in the Economics Society.
  • GPA of 3.5 or higher.

Scholarship amount

$1,000

Renewable?

No

Number of scholarships available

Two

Requirements

  • Completion of ECON 1001 or ECON 1002.
  • Participation in the Economics Society.
  • GPA of 3.5 or higher.

Scholarship amount

$500

Renewable?

No

Number of scholarships available

Eight

Requirements

  • Completion of ECON 1001 or ECON 1002.
  • Participation in the Economics Society.
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Scholarship amount

$1,000

Renewable?

No

Number of scholarships available

One

Requirements

  • Completion of ECON 1001 or ECON 1002.
  • Participation in the Economics Society.
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Scholarship amount

$1,000

Renewable?

No

Number of scholarships available

One

Requirements

  • Completion of ECON 1001 or ECON 1002.
  • Participation in the Economics Society.
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Scholarship amount

$1,000

Renewable?

No

Number of scholarships available

One

Requirements

  • Completion of ECON 1001 or ECON 1002.
  • Participation in the Economics Society.
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher.

A formal letter of recommendation is not required. Click here for an application form (Word document download). Completed applications may be emailed to Toshia.Watkins@uc.edu, or delivered in person at 302 Carl H. Lindner Hall.

The deadline for applications is March 8, 2019.