Economics Department Scholarship


To be eligible for scholarships, you must​​: 

·        Be a declared economics major and have completed Econ 110 and two other economic courses (e.g. 378, 380, etc.) with a C- or better grade. 

·        Be enrolled as a full-time student for the semester or term you would be receive the scholarship. See scholarship application for                                                               more specific details. 

First priority goes to students who will not be receiving substantial scholarship assistance at BYU. 

  • Applications are found here.

    Spring/Summer Scholarship deadline is March 1st​​.

    Fall/Winter Scholarship deadline is June 1st​.

    ​Scholarship Thank You Letter

    Click here ​for the required letter format.​

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    Liberal Arts Advisement and Careers


    Experiential Learning Grant

    In an effort to encourage more students to participate in experiential learning, the university administration has provided funds to the Economics Department to assist students who would not be able to have these experiences without funding outside of their own resources.  This grant is to be used for study abroad, mentored research, or field study to assist with any expenses related to living expenses, travel, tuition, etc. ​


    To be eligible for experiential learning grants, you must​​: 

    ·         Be a declared economics major​

    ·         Have secured (or be applying for) an experience that               ​ ​will support your academic and career goals.

    ​Funding for 2019 is no longer available. ​   


    Internship Grant

    Internships are rewarding and valuable experiences, but can be difficult to finance all of the necessary expenses, even if it is a paid internship. Undergraduate and graduate students who are declared econ majors can apply for an economics department internship grant and/or the College of FHSS internship grant.  Grants are available depending on financial need, the character of the internship, and the extent to which the internship will aid the student in future academic and career goals.​


    To be eligible for internship grants, you must​​: 

    ·         Be a declared economics major​ and have completed at least three economics courses by the time of your internship

    ·         Have secured (or be applying for) an internship that ​ ​will support your academic and career goals.​

    Applications are found here.

    Spring/Summer Internship Grant deadline is March 15th.

    Fall Internship Grant deadline is July 15th.

    Winter Internship Grant deadline is November 15th

    Internship Grant Thank You Letter

    Click here​​ ​for the required letter format.​