Scholarships

The department offers several merit scholarships to students once they are in the program. Need-based financial aid is administered by the university.

Distinguished Graduate Scholar in Economics

  • $2,500
  • Awarded to the two master's students with the highest GPAs in the core microeconomics and econometrics sequences
  • Consideration is automatic

Joseph Fuhrig Private Enterprise Graduate Scholarship

  • $1,000
  • Awarded annually to at least one master's student with a GPA over 3.5
  • Preference given to those with an interest in classical liberalism
  • Apply via Pioneer Scholarships

Economics Department Scholarship

  • $500
  • Awarded annually to the applicant with the highest score on the comprehensive exam
  • Apply via Pioneer Scholarships