Becker College of Business Achievement Scholarship

The Becker College of Business Achievement Scholarship was established by Warren and Jen Becker to encourage and support a student in the College of Business. This scholarship serves as a way for them to “pay it back”.

Criteria

Each recipient must be an undergraduate student enrolled full-time at Winona State University/12 credits or more per semester
• Each recipient must be a declared Business major
• Each recipient must be classified as a Junior or Senior at the time of the award
• Each recipient must maintain a minimum cumulative g.p.a. of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale
• Each recipient must submit an essay describing their commitment and promise to the field outlining their career goals and why they have chosen Business as a major

Biography/Motivation

Jen (Sonntag) Becker came to Winona State in the Fall of 1994 from her hometown of Luverne, MN. She graduated in the Spring 1998 with a double major, in Business Administration and German.

Warren Becker came to Winona State in the Fall of 1996 from his hometown of Almena, WI. He graduated in the Spring of 2000 majoring in Accounting.

Warren and Jen both work in the corporate/business community in the Twin Cities where they live with their two children.

Jen and Warren both worked during college to pay for their education. They set up this scholarship to assist the recipient with the financial obligations of a college education. Additionally, Jen received a scholarship from the WSU Foundation that significantly helped fund her last year at WSU. This scholarship serves as a way to “pay it back” for the scholarship Jen was fortunate to receive.

Donor
Becker College of Business Achievement Scholarship
Award
$1,000.00
Department
College of Business, Winona State University Foundation Scholarships
Deadline
02/15/2019
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please submit an essay describing your commitment and promise to the field outlining your career goals and why you have chosen Business as a major.