Department Scholarships/Fellowships

Scholarships in economics

Various scholarships are available to Economics majors, including the Phelps County Bank Scholarship; Economics Alumni and Development Scholarships; Economics Department Freshman Scholarship; Microeconomics Royalty Scholarship; and Weiner Endowed-Economics Scholarship.  Contact the Department of Economics for more information.

Maxwell C. Weiner Scholarship in Economics

Maxwell C. Weiner Scholarship in Economics is an endowed scholarship from a bequest made by the family of Mr. Weiner.  Economics majors and dual majors may apply for this scholarship through the department.

Phelps County Bank Scholarship

The Phelps County Bank Scholarship was established for Economics majors and/or dual majors who have an outstanding grade point average. Economic majors and dual majors may apply for this scholarship.

Economics DEVelopment and Alumni Scholarships

The Economics Alumni Scholarship and/or the Development Scholarship is given to Economics majors who demonstrate leadership and academic excellence.  Money from the scholarship is obtained through donations received during the year and from our annual phonathon.  Economics majors and dual majors may apply for this scholarship through the department.

Economic Royalty Fund Scholarship

The Economic Royalty Fund Scholarship is funded through monies received from the Economics Department Micro and Macro textbooks, which were written and/or co-written by some of our economics faculty.  Scholarships can be awarded through the department to both primary and dual majors and minors.