The Medici Scholars Program will introduce
undergraduate business students to the world of the arts and
nonprofit organizations in order to foster a better understanding
of the important role the business community plays in supporting
art, music, and nonprofits. Through the generosity of Walden
Savings Bank, the Medici Program will prepare students for
leadership and principled corporate citizenship.
Each fall, Medici Scholars will be required to attend a musical
performance, gallery opening, or other arts event. Following the
event, they will meet with board members of the sponsoring arts
organization to learn about their business dynamics, challenges,
Each spring, Medici Scholars will participate at an event
sponsored by a nonprofit service organization or charity. Following
the event, students will once again have the opportunity to meet
with board members of these entities for an informal discussion on
At the end of each academic year, Medici Scholars will be asked
to make a presentation to share their experiences.
The Medici Program is open to sophomores, juniors, and seniors
majoring in business or accounting. Students must be matriculated
and in good academic standing.
To apply, please click here to complete the online
application form by 5 pm on Friday, June 2. The
application consists of your resume, a one-page essay on why you
would like to participate in the Medici Scholars Program, and two
professional references. (If you are a member of the Student
Business Association, only one professional reference is
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Please forward this document to your professional reference(s).
They should complete the form and return it electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Need help with your resume or essay? Make an
appointment with the Career Center
(Aquinas 151) or the Writing Center
(Dominican Center 118). Please use these services to enhance your
application, as only eight students will be selected for this
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