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Shaping Leaders of Tomorrow

The Miller Leadership Academy is a scholarship and support program in the Miller College of Business that focuses on supporting underserved students financially, academically, and holistically.

The Vision

Our vision is to mold students into innovative business leaders of an ever-changing world. The program provides scholarship funding, transition support, and an array of targeted programs to address the academic, professional, and holistic needs of its students. The Miller Leadership Academy scholarship is a renewable $11,000 award that can be used towards tuition, housing, and other expenses related to the cost of attendance. The Miller Leadership Academy Scholars are some of the most passionate and self-motivated students at Ball State University who set the example for responsible leadership and a commitment to serving others.

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Through financial support and transformative programming, we empower underserved students to become strong leaders of tomorrow whose impact inspires others and enhances local and global communities.

The Goals

The goals of the Miller Leadership Academy are to recruit and retain students from historically marginalized populations; to increase diversity, equity, and inclusion at the Miller College of Business, and to develop future leaders with civic responsibility.

For questions about the Miller Leadership Academy or to request an application, please contact mlacademy@bsu.edu.