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The John R. Battle Award for Student Excellence recognizes the most outstanding Business senior. The recipient has a high cumulative scholastic average, holds leadership roles in the campus and has a history of involvement and service to Georgia Tech and the community.

The recipient receives a certificate and check for $5,000.

Deadline: February 9, 2015 at 4 p.m.

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • A current Georgia Tech undergraduate College of Business student
  • Any business concentration
  • 3.5 or higher cumulative GPA
  • Senior (90+ earned credit hours including AP, IB and transfer credit) at time of application process.
  • Holds leadership roles on campus
  • Excellent history of involvement and service to Georgia Tech and the community

To apply:

There are two steps to apply:

    1. Complete and submit the scholarship application form below by 4 p.m. on Monday, February 9, 2015.
    2. Submit the following two documents via email to
     by 4 p.m. on Monday, February 9, 2015. Please name all your documents with your first and last name. For instance, your resume would be “John Doe Resume”; your personal statement would be “John Doe Statement.”
    • a resume detailing extracurricular activities, leadership and work experience
    • a personal statement not exceeding 500 words describing your academic achievements, leadership contributions to Georgia Tech and the community, and work experience during your undergraduate career at Georgia Tech.
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