School of Business
Business Administration Dept.


Department of Business Administration
E336 Thompson Hall
Fredonia State University of New York
Fredonia, NY 14063
Ph: (716) 673-3505
Fax: (716) 673-3506

Honors & Awards

Students who excel in their studies are eligible for recognition through membership in the campus chapters of Delta Mu Delta, a national honor society in business administration, and the Financial Management Association National Honor Society. Initiation is competitive and highly selective.

Delta Mu Delta CeremonyIn addition to honor societies, students can be recognized for outstanding scholastic and extra-curricular achievements through several department awards and scholarships. Each year faculty nominate worthy students for:

  • M. R. Poummit Achievement Award (Criteria: Any full-time departmental major, graduating senior, and highest overall GPA);
  • New York State Society of CPAs John T. Kennedy Memorial Award (Criteria: Junior, Accounting major, and highest overall GPA);
  • New York State Society of CPAs Scholarship (Criteria: Accounting major, high GPA, personal statement, and faculty letter of endorsement);
  • Donald C. Brandt Memorial Scholarship (Criteria: Any full-time departmental major, sophomore, high overall GPA, and rich record of extra-curricular accomplishments);
  • Enactus Award (Criteria: Any full-time SUNY Fredonia major, must have completed two Enactus projects, high overall GPA, and recommendation of Enactus advisor);
  • Alumni Sophomore Achievement Scholarship (Criteria: Any full-time departmental major, sophomore, highest GPA in at least five of "Supporting" and "Lower Level Core" courses required in the major);
  • Alumni Junior Achievement Scholarship (Criteria: Any full-time departmental major, junior, at least three semesters at SUNY Fredonia, and highest overall GPA);
  • Alumni Senior Achievement Scholarship (Criteria: Any full-time departmental major, senior, minimum overall GPA of 3.00, and strong record of extra-curricular accomplishments);
  • Stephen & Carol (Eck) Ward Scholarship (Criteria: Full-time Accounting major, sophomore/junior/senior, and outstanding scholastic and extra-curricular achievements);
  • Dr. Franklin B. Krohn Memorial Scholarship (Criteria: Any full-time departmental major, junior, minimum overall GPA of 3.00, and active in the School of Business student organizations);
  • Bennett Accounting Scholarship (Criteria: Full-time Accounting major, community college transfer, junior, and minimum overall GPA of 3.00);
  • Morris and Marian Poumit Scholarship (Criteria: Any full-time departmental major, freshman/sophomore/junior, and good academic standing);
  • Gary M. Tripp Memorial Scholarship (Criteria: Full-time Finance major, junior, and minimum overall GPA of 3.00);
  • New York State Society of CPAs Accounting Award of Honor (Criteria: Completion of the School's registered Accounting curriculum, highest GPA in all accounting courses);
  • Mancuso Family Scholarship (Criteria: Full-time Finance major, local Permanent address, and good academic standing); and
  • Business Club Scholarship (Criteria: Any full-time departmental major, Business Club member, and strong curricular and extra-curricular records).

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