AAA Social Justice Innovator Scholarship

The Fund is established to provide scholarship dollars to University students pursuing careers in Hospitality, Business & Organizational Leadership, Computing Technology & Software Development, and Electrical & Computer Engineering Technology.

The scholarship recipient shall:
• Be meeting the University’s Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) requirements and cannot be in default or owe any refund/repayment of federal, state or institutional aid.
• Have financial need as determined by FAFSA/CASFA and the University’s Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships
• Be enrolled as a part-time (6 credit hours per semester) or full-time (12 credit hours per semester) undergraduate student
• Have a declared major within the School of Hospitality or College of Business or majoring in Computer Sciences, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering Technology.
• Be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident or Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipient with an employment authorization document (work permit)

Preference is for a student who exhibits the greatest level of financial need.
Preference is to award a student with a minimum 3.0 cumulative Grade Point Average.
Insofar as funds are available, the Donor’s preference is for two students to receive a $2,500 scholarship per academic year.

Awarded students will have the opportunity to engage with AAA’s Talent Acquisition Mock Interview and Resume Review (MIRR) programming.

Accounting, Banking, Brewery Operations, Business Intelligence, College of Business, Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering Tech, Event & Meeting Management, Finance, Hospitality Leadership, Hotel Management, Human Resource Management , International Business, Management , Marketing, School of Hospitality