Funding

Funding


Application Information

  • Eligibility:
    Current MBA2 students
  • Scholarship Amount:
    $5,000
  • Number of Scholarships in 2020:
    Variable by year
  • App Due Date:
    Late September

Skip and Carrie Gordon Scholarship

If you’re a second-year Ross MBA student, apply for Business+Impact’s Skip and Carrie Gordon Scholarship. You need to be a student who demonstrates an outstanding commitment to pursuing avenues to solve complex social challenges.

HOW TO APPLY

Applications for Ross MBAs are accepted in September.

2020-21 Gordon Scholarship Awardees

These three recipients were chosen from over thirty applicants, and a $5,000 award went to each recipient.  Each was assigned to serve as a B+I Student Ambassador for the full 2020-21 academic year.

  • Claire Babilonia, MBA 2021
  • Tieranny Baker, MBA 2021
  • Kevin Finnegan, MBA/MPP 2021

As a first-generation college student from Ghana, coming to business school in the US and dedicating myself to impact was a very expensive decision. The route I've chosen would not have been possible without this scholarship."

—  Emma Kwenu Smith (MBA ’20)

Previous Gordon Scholarship Awardees

19-20

Sheetal Singh (MBA)
Emma Smith (MBA)
Ivy Wei (MBA/MS)

18-19

Tim Carter (MBA)
Apoorva Kanneganti (MBA)
Christopher Owen (MBA/MS)
Nathan Stevens (MBA)

17-18

COLEEN HILL (MBA/MS)

16-17

KAREN YOCKY (MBA/MPP)

Impact Advantage: Support for Your Career in Impact

Michigan Ross’ dedication to students pursuing careers in impact goes beyond the classroom. The Impact Advantage Student Loan Repayment Program offers graduates up to $37,500 in loan support to those pursuing careers in social impact across educational, governmental, and nonprofit sectors during the first five years post-graduation. Impact Advantage is open to qualified alumni of the Full-Time MBA program who graduated May 2021 or after.