Funding

Funding


Application Information

  • Eligibility:
    Current MBA2 students
  • Scholarship Amount:
    $5,000
  • Number of Scholarships:
    Variable by year
  • App Due Date:
    September 26

Skip and Carrie Gordon Scholarship

If you’re a second-year Ross MBA student, apply for Business+Impact’s Skip and Carrie Gordon Scholarship. The selected recipients will have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to impact.

HOW TO APPLY

Applications for Ross MBAs will be accepted from the end of August until Sun, Sept. 26 at 11:59 pm.

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.