DECA, JA, and NFTE Scholarships

We invest in entrepreneurs of all kinds. Get inspired to make your impact at Babson.

Through your participation in DECA, JA, or NFTE, you’ve demonstrated potential to become an entrepreneurial leader. We encourage you to explore that entrepreneurial drive at Babson. Apply today for the Babson DECA, JA, or NFTE Scholarships. We also encourage you to apply for need-based financial aid​ at Babson.

Babson DECA Scholarship

The Babson DECA Scholarship is valued at $5,000 per year for four years. We encourage students who have participated in DECA to complete the Babson DECA Scholarship application requirements below. The deadline for applying for DECA is February 1.

Babson DECA Scholarship application procedures:

  • Submit, through your applicant status page, a 500-word essay describing your career objectives and ambitions. How has DECA assisted you in progressing toward these objectives, and how will Babson help you to accomplish your career goals?
  • Submit a letter of recommendation from your DECA adviser.
  • Apply for admission to Babson College, and include a list of your DECA accomplishments.

Babson Junior Achievement Scholarship

The Babson JA Scholarship is valued at $20,000 per year for four years. We encourage students who have participated in Junior Achievement USA to apply for admission and financial aid at Babson, and to complete the Babson JA Scholarship application procedures below. You will be considered for the JA Scholarship and other financial aid for which you might qualify. The deadline for applying for JA is February 1. 

Babson JA Scholarship application procedures:

  • Submit, through your applicant status page, a 500-word essay about what Junior Achievement means to you and how you will apply your Junior Achievement experience while at Babson
  • Apply for admission to Babson College.

Babson NFTE Scholarship

The Babson NFTE Scholarship is a four-year, full-tuition scholarship. We encourage students who have participated in Network For Teaching Entrepreneurship to apply for admission and financial aid at Babson, and to complete the Babson NFTE Scholarship application procedures below. You will be considered for the NFTE Scholarship and other financial aid for which you might qualify. The deadline for applying for NFTE is February 1. 

Babson NFTE Scholarship application procedures:

  • Submit, through your applicant status page, a 500-word essay about your NFTE experience and how Babson will help you further your entrepreneurial mindset and accomplishments.
  • Apply for admission to Babson College, and include a list of your NFTE accomplishments.
  • Apply for financial aid to Babson College.
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