WASHINGTON – The Howard University School of Business is pleased to announce The Nature’s Bounty Co. Scholarship Fund, which includes $25,000 for five scholarships to School of Business students based on academics and financial need.
“We are thankful to The Nature’s Bounty Co. for this generous donation, which will support five students over the next five years,” said Kanika Jones, Ph.D., Howard University assistant dean of student affairs. “Financial struggles often adversely impact academic success and retention, so when donors like The Nature’s Bounty Co. step forward to remove this barrier to student success, they are directly ensuring a more diverse workplace.”
The fund will award one annual scholarship of $5,000 to a freshman student enrolled in the School of Business. Eligible students must have earned at least a 3.0 GPA and demonstrated a financial need. In addition to the scholarship, The Nature’s Bounty Co. Talent Acquisition team will work with the School of Business to participate in active recruitment efforts at the University, including career fairs, internship recruitment and speaking opportunities.
To apply, business students may contact the Office of Student Affairs.
About Howard University
Founded in 1867, Howard University is a private, research university that is comprised of 13 schools and colleges. Students pursue studies in more than 120 areas leading to undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees. The University operates with a commitment to Excellence in Truth and Service and has produced one Schwarzman Scholar, three Marshall Scholars, four Rhodes Scholars, 11 Truman Scholars, 25 Pickering Fellows and more than 165 Fulbright recipients. Howard also produces more on-campus African-American Ph.D. recipients than any other university in the United States. For more information on Howard University, visit www.howard.edu.
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