THE DAVID AND JEANNIE PRICE SCHOLARSHIP

HISTORY

The David and Jeannie Price Scholarship Fund was established in November 2007 by Mr. David Price. He wanted to honor his alma mater, the University of Missouri, as well as the city in which he had a successful career, Baton Rouge, Louisiana.


ELIGIBILITY

  • Must be a student of Louisiana State University’s E.J. Ourso College of Business or the University of Missouri’s Trulaske College of Business

  • Must be classified as an undergraduate junior or senior at the time of the award (following fall semester) and be enrolled full-time

  • Minimum cumulative college GPA requirement: 3.5

  • Note: Once a student has received the scholarship, they are not eligible to receive the scholarship a second time

AWARD

The scholarship is a one-time payment of $3,000 that is awarded during the fall semester after the scholarship deadline.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

  • Application

  • Academic transcript from previous semester

  • ACT/SAT score report

  • Academic resume

  • Letter of recommendation from an employer or internship supervisor

  • Letter of recommendation from a professor

  • Brief statement describing the applicant’s post-graduation plans

  • Personal statement not exceeding two pages describing the following:

    • Why the applicant feels they are deserving of the scholarship and why they need it

    • What the applicant has done to gain experience in their chosen field outside of school

SEE SCHOLARSHIP DIRECTORY FOR IMPORTANT DATES