Each year the School of Business awards scholarships to eligible, deserving applicants who we feel would benefit greatly from a Wake Forest education and contribute significantly to the intellectual and civic life of the campus. Award decisions are based on considerations including academic merit, financial need, and individual award criteria.

Your Next Steps

  1. Submit your admissions application online. Applicants are automatically considered for general scholarship awards.
  2. Review additional individual scholarship awards listed below and complete the brief form to indicate interest and provide any award-specific eligibility requirements. Note: this step can be completed prior to or in conjunction with submission of the admissions application.
  3. Scholarship decisions are made in conjunction with admissions decisions on a rolling basis. Applicants who are awarded a scholarship will be notified at the time of the admissions decision.

Available Scholarships

Combs Celebrate Freedom Scholarship Fund

Award Preferences: veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces who served in Operation Desert Storm or any subsequent war or military conflict. Secondary preference will be given to children and spouses of U.S. Armed Forces personnel who were killed, wounded, or listed as Missing in Action as a result of Operation Desert Storm or any subsequent war of military conflict.

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Hatchell Retail Innovation Scholarship

Award Amount: Up to $25,000
Award Requirements: Employees and children of employees of the Pantry and Alex Lee, Inc. family of companies.
Award Preferences: Students who wish to study retail management and engage in the Center for Retail Innovation at the Wake Forest School of Business. Secondary preference to those with demonstrated financial need.

Submit Eligibility Information