Economics Scholarships/Awards available for 2019-2020

The Department of Economics is currently accepting applications for the following 2019/2020 student award & scholarships:

Joseph W. and Kenneth P. Kogut Brothers of New York Mills Economic Development Award: $6,000

Matthew Scarpati Scholarship Fund: $2,525

William A. Strauss Economics Scholarship Endowment Fund: $4,700

For more details and to submit applications, please visit each opportunity’s page on UB’s scholarship portal:

Kogut: https://buffalo.academicworks.com/opportunities/2456 (open to undergraduates & graduate students)

Scarpati: https://buffalo.academicworks.com/opportunities/2846 (open to undergraduates students)

Strauss: https://buffalo.academicworks.com/opportunities/2078 (open to undergraduates students)

The deadline for applications is November 30, 2019. Winners will be announced before the start of the Spring 2020 semester.

If you have any questions, please direct them to ecomain@buffalo.edu with the award/scholarship name and year in the subject line, e.g. “Kogut 2019”

The Department of Economics is grateful to all of our contributors: 

• The Kogut Brothers of New York Mills Economic Development Award, est. 2007 – Frederick J. Kogut and Nina F. Kogut-Akkum, Donor Info
• The Matthew Scarpati Endowed Scholarship, est. 2010 – James and Lynn Scarpati, Donor Info
• The William A. Strauss Economics Scholarship Award, est. 2012 – William A. Strauss, Donor Info