Career Excellence Scholarship
This $10,000 scholarship is awarded to a limited number of students in recognition of demonstrated track records of excellence in leadership and career progression. Recipients typically hold above average managerial experience and direct supervisory experience or have demonstrated an unusually impressive career path in a short period of time. Scholarship funds are applied to tuition over five semesters at a level of $2,000 per semester.
Diversity and Inclusive Excellence Scholarship
To encourage diversity of thought and perspective in the EMBA classroom, where engagement with peers significantly shapes the learning experience, Neeley offers a limited number of scholarships to incoming EMBA students who have demonstrated the potential to enrich the diversity of the classroom discussions and experiences. This scholarship covers $10,000 in tuition and the award is spread over the five semesters of the program at $2,000 per semester.
Early Entrepreneurs Scholarship
Students entering the Neeley EMBA program who are engaged in the early stages of business development (typically in the product development phase or in the early growth stages of a business, as evaluated by the selection committee) are considered for this scholarship. These awards, which are limited in availability, encourage participation from aspiring entrepreneurs who are committed to improving their business acumen, developing their leadership skills, and creating connections with other North Texas leaders. This scholarship covers $10,000 in tuition and the award is spread over the five semesters of the program at a level of $2,000 per semester.
Neeley EMBA Merit Scholarship
This scholarship provides approved candidates who have proven professional merit with financial need (as demonstrated by documentation of total household income that is significantly below the average income of students in the previous two EMBA cohorts) to provide the financial support to help them attend the Neeley EMBA program. To be considered, an individual must apply for this scholarship and interview with one or more members of the EMBA Advisory Board. The amount of this scholarship may be equal to up to 40% of the total tuition cost of the program. Limit of one scholarship per cohort.
Non-Profit Leader Scholarship
Society benefits when strong leaders apply their talents in the non-profit sector, and we believe the perspective of all members of our EMBA class are broadened when one or more non-profit leaders are contributing to cohort discussions and experiences. The Non-Profit Leader Scholarship may be awarded to incoming students in the Neeley EMBA program who are working in the non-profit sector, and have for at least three consecutive years. This award encourages participation from managers and leaders from public service, non-profit and charitable organizations. This scholarship covers up to $25,000 in tuition and the award is spread over the five semesters of the program