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Networks Scholarship

The Networks Scholarship is for students studying for a career in financial services – all majors in the Scott College of Business are eligible.

  • 4-year Full Tuition Scholarship valued over $33,000
  • $3,000 Professional Development Account
  • International Travel & Professional Conferences
  • Corporate Industry Visits
  • Professional Resume Review
  • Interview Preparation
  • Career & Educational Planning
  • Corporate & Faculty Mentors
  • Access to Internships
  • Laptop Computer
  • Student-Led Leadership Opportunities

Total value of scholarship: $35,000

Networks Scholarship Application Deadline: December 15

Completed applications, including an official high school transcript will receive preferred consideration.

Set Yourself Apart

Networks Financial Institute (NFI) provides four-year scholarships for qualified, incoming Indiana state University freshmen who choose to pursue a career in financial services. In its mission to prepare students for financial services careers, NFI recognized that the best entry-level positions in the industry are available for graduates who distinguish themselves with the right attitude, knowledge, skills leadership and experiences.

Careers in Financial Services

If you choose to study financial services, what are your options for a career? Networks Scholars choose from careers in all business areas, such as management, financial analysis and planning, information systems, marketing and sales, accounting and insurance and risk management. The Scott College of Business offers a variety of highly-rated academic programs as majors and minors in these areas. Financial services, itself, may be taken as a major, and all Scott College of Business students complete a solid business core of courses in addition to courses in their selected majors. Your coursework along with the exceptional activities designed specifically for Networks Scholars will help ensure you are prepared for a wide variety of career options.

Eligibility Criteria

Any 2 of the following 3:

  • At least 3.5 high school cumulative GPA after seven semesters
  • SATV + SATM of at least 1140 (Evidence-Based Reading and Writing and Math) or an ACT score of at least 23
  • Class rank in the top 15 percent

Applicants should also have:

  • Demonstrated leadership in high school and in the community
  • Be an incoming freshman majoring in business
  • Intend to prepare for a career in the financial services industry - all business majors qualify

For More Information

Scholarships for Business Programs