Fall 2013 Awardees

Mr. Jesse Loverro (BBA candidate on the Pleasantville campus)
Ms. Emma Jacquemart-Simonen (MBA candidate on the NYC campus)


The Chahal Family Entrepreneurial Endowed Scholarship

Two $2,000 Awards (one to an undergraduate student and one to a graduate student)


  • Management major with a declared concentration in Entrepreneurship (undergraduate) or Entrepreneurial Studies (graduate)
  • Undergraduate students must be juniors or seniors
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

This is a merit scholarship so financial need is not a requirement


Application process:

Submit a video application – 2 minutes maximum - one of the following ways

Your video should include the following information:

  • Your name
  • Are you an undergraduate or graduate student?
  • If an undergraduate, your level (junior or senior)
  • Your Major and Concentration
  • Your cumulative GPA

And then your answer to the question, What makes you entrepreneurial?  (i.e. Why are you an ideal choice to receive an entrepreneurship scholarship?).  Possible points of discussion include entrepreneurial aspirations (are you planning to start your own business someday?), entrepreneurial experience (have you started a business yourself or worked in a startup enviornment?), entrepreneurial interests (what types of new businesses interest you?), and why you chose to study entrepreneurship.  The majority of your video should focus on your answer to this question.