Business Experience and Scholarship Challenge

Saturday, January 25
9 a.m.–Noon
Wright State University Rike Hall

At the Raj Soin College of Business, we’re creating the next generation of business leaders. Come and experience what we have to offer in the fields of accounting, economics, entrepreneurship, finance, international business, management, marketing, management information systems, supply chain management!

  • Participate in hands-on activities to experience what working in business means.
  • Enjoy free breakfast.
  • Tour our facilities, including the DAVE lab, the Soin Trading Room, and the ReyRey Café.
  • Meet with current business students and faculty.

Are you a high school senior? Compete for scholarship money in our Business Scholarship Challenge hosted the same day. You will participate in a 15-minute interview with our panel of expert judges.  Be prepared to discuss your accomplishments and goals.


2019 Event Recap

2019 Business Scholarship Challenge Recap

Scholarship Challenge Frequently Asked Questions

  • Can I bring guests?

    You can bring parents or guardians to this event.

  • What should I wear?

    You will be interviewed by current faculty and local business professionals, so business attire is appropriate for this event.

  • Should I bring anything with me?

    We encourage you to bring a current copy of your resume or other listings of your accomplishments.

  • How should I prepare?

    We encourage you to be yourself during your interview. Be prepared to discuss your passions, achievements, and future goals.

  • When will I find out my interview time?

    We will provide your interview time when you check in for the event.

  • Do I have to be present to be considered for a scholarship?

    Yes—you must be present on campus the day of the interview to be considered for a scholarship.

  • When will I receive my scholarship results?

    You can expect to receive results within 3-4 weeks after the event. You will receive official notification via a mailed letter.

  • What kind of scholarships are awarded?

    You will have the opportunity to earn a merit scholarship award. The minimum scholarship award is $500. 

  • Does this scholarship stack on top of the one I’ve already received from Wright State?

    Yes. This scholarship will be in addition to any merit scholarship offer you may have already received from Wright State.

  • Will I get to meet faculty and current business students?

    Yes! Throughout the day and during your interview, you will have the opportunity to speak with current business faculty and students and local business professionals.

  • Will there be food?

    Yes. A continental breakfast will be provided for you and your guests. The event will end by noon.

  • Where should I park?

    Parking will be available in Lot 8. When you arrive on campus, there will be signage directing you to the parking location and Rike Hall.

    Get directions to campus and additional parking information

  • Who should I contact if I have additional questions?

    Please email JoAnn Bevelhymer, the Director of Enrollment Management, at joann.bevelhymer@wright.edu with any questions.