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Hansen Differential Tuition Scholarship

The Hansen Charitable Trust has established a scholarship to assist undergraduate Huntsman School of Business students with demonstrated financial need. The scholarship is awarded per semester and is based on financial need, as per a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) score. The maximum scholarship award amount is the lesser of $1,000 per semester or total paid differential tuition.

Application Criteria

To qualify for this scholarship assistance students must:

  • Declared Huntsman School of Business Major.
  • Complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for the current academic year.
  • Be enrolled in a least one 3000, 4000, or 5000-level Huntsman School of Business course.
  • Submit a short essay (<400 words) focusing on educational and career goals.
  • Endorsement by a Huntsman School of Business Faculty member
    • Endorsement requests will be sent through the application submission process. It is in your best interest to inform the faculty member, prior to submittal, to expect the endorsement request via email.

Application Process

The Hansen Differential Tuition scholarship is awarded each Fall and Spring semesters. Applicants must apply each semester they are interested in receiving the scholarship.

Semester schedule (fall and spring semester):

  • Scholarship application is open for the first two weeks of the semester.
  • Application deadline is at 5:00 pm on Friday of the second week of the semester.
  • Application award decisions will be sent out via email on Friday of the fourth week of the semester.
  • Scholarship award acceptance deadline (including submitting a photo, thank you letter and bio) is the end of the sixth week of the semester.
  • Scholarship award money is posted to a student’s banner account within 2-4 week following the scholarship acceptance deadline.

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Fall 2020 Application Schedule

  • Opens: Tuesday, September 8, 2020
  • Closes: Friday, September 18, 2020
  • Applicants notified by: Monday, October 5, 2020
  • Scholarship acceptance due by: Friday, October 16, 2020

Spring 2021 Application Schedule

  • Opens: Monday, January 11, 2021
  • Closes: Friday, January 22, 2021
  • Applicants notified by: Monday, February 8, 2021
  • Scholarship acceptance due by: Friday, February 19, 2021