Join Finance Scholars

Finance Scholars Program Application

The application process for the Finance Scholars takes place in the fall semester. All K-State students with intention of majoring in Finance are eligible to apply. Preference is given to sophomores, freshmen, and juniors, in that order. Learn about program requirements here.

The Fall 2021 cycle is now closed. A new application period will begin in Fall 2022.

Applications will need the following:

- statement of purpose

- performance in economics, math, business, and finance coursework

- campus involvement in professional organizations and extracurricular activities

- a copy of your most recent resume

After initial review of applications, students will be asked to complete an entry exam focused on basic math and business/finance knowledge. An interview with faculty and current Finance Scholars will follow.

Fall 2021 Timeline

Application Period: September 22 - October 15

Entry Exam: October 18 & October 19

Interviews: October 20 - October 25

Selections will be made the week of October 25

Applicants selected to join the Finance Scholars will have their first meeting the week of November 1.


Email for any questions or assistance in the application process.

College of Business Administration

Gates Capital Management Center for Financial Analysis

Sabuhi Sardarli
Center Director