John A. ’92 and Kimberly Kerner Endowed Scholarship

The Mr. John A. Kerner ’92 and Mrs. Kimberly Kerner endowed study abroad scholarship is to help support Mays Business School students participating in semester-long exchange programs at partner business schools abroad.


Selection Criteria

  1. U.S. citizenship or permanent resident status
  2. Mays Business School Student participating in an international experience (Study Abroad, Internship, etc.)
  3. Minimum GPA 3.0
  4. Submission of an essay focusing on the life and ideas of Friedrich August Hayek within 30 days of returning from your study abroad program (maximum 4 pages, double-spaced)
  5. Demonstrated interest in international business
  6. Ability to communicate clearly in written English
  7. Foreign language competency considered a plus


The Kerner Scholars:

Student Name Degree/Major Overseas Program Semester
Ruby Wei BBA in Finance Copenhagen Business School, DENMARK Spring 2021
Ashley Bannwart BBA in Management EM Strasbourg, FRANCE Spring 2019
Isabel Chirase MBA Copenhagen Business School, DENMARK Spring 2017
Ashley Crozier BBA Business Honors and Marketing Ecole de Management Strasbourg, FRANCE Spring 2015