Leighton Graduate Fellowships

Open to all students, the Judd Leighton School of Business and Economics Graduate Fellowship Program invites applications from students with a demonstrated record of excellence at the undergraduate level along with evidence or promise of a strong professional career. Each Leighton Fellow will receive up to $5,000* per year, renewable for two additional years, as long as the Fellow maintains a graduate business GPA of at least 3.0.

To be eligible for a Leighton fellowship, a student must:

  1. Have earned an undergraduate degree from an institution that meets the requirements for admission to graduate school at IU South Bend, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.4 on a 4.0 scale
  2. Have scored at least 550 on the GMAT
  3. Complete all admission requirements and submit the Judd Leighton Graduate Fellowship Application Form by July 1 (for fall), November 1 (for spring), or April 1 (for summer)
  4. Receive full admission to the MBA, MSA or MS-MIT program
  5. Enroll and complete at least 15 credit hours over a twelve month consecutive period (period starts from semester of admission) for each year awarded a Fellowship