The Forbes School of Business & Technology at Ashford University is proud to offer $5,000 scholarships to students who exemplify the entrepreneurial spirit. Ashford University is committed to supporting the creation of new ideas that increase economic activity and advance society through business solutions. A committee composed of Forbes School of Business & Technology faculty members will evaluate each submission and determine the winners. The scholarship award will be applied to future tuition charges in the student’s Forbes School of Business & Technology degree program.
The Entrepreneurship Scholarship opportunity is open to prospective students, students currently enrolled in an Ashford University degree program, returning students, and alumni of Ashford University degree programs.
The committee will select recipients based on the most compelling application, the applicant’s current business and/or new business idea, and its potential impact on the economy.
Please see the table below for application deadlines.
Please note that in order to be eligible, a current business plan and/or new business idea must be submitted along with the form. Applicants may re-submit their business plan for each scholarship award period.
Submission Dates Notification Date
1. January 1-February 29, 2016 April 30, 2016
2. March 1-April 30, 2016 June 30, 2016
3. May 1-June 30, 2016 August 31, 2016
4. July 1-August 31, 2016 October 31, 2016
5. September 1-October 31, 2016 December 31, 2016