Brad Patrick Olson Memorial

Departments: College of Business Categories: Accounting and Finance | Business Administration | Computer Science | Information Systems | Management and Marketing
Amount One award of $1,000.
Availability Annually
Eligibility Criteria

The applicant must have sophmore standing or above, and a major in IS, accounting, finance, management, marketing, business administration, or computer science. Eligible applicants must have overcome past academic difficulties through extra effort and academic accomplishment.

Need may be considered as a tiebreaker between equally qualified applicants.

Application Procedure

Applications can be obtained from the College of Business office, and should be submitted there once completed. Included with the application should be an updated transcript, and a biographical essay (1-3 typewritten pages) discussing past academic performance, work experience, extracurricular activities, and future plans.

FAFSA's will be used to determined financial need.

Application Deadline Spring semester. Contact the College of Business for more information.
Selection Procedure A three-member faculty committee, two members from the College of Business and one from computer science, will screen and rank applicants. The Selection Committee will forward their recommendation for approval by the dean of the College of Business.
Selection Deadline April 15
Notification The recipient will be notified by the dean of the College of Business. The Financial Aid and Foundation offices will be notified of the recipient selected.
Thank You A thank you letter to Patricia Olson in care of the UW-Eau Claire Foundation is required.