News & Events

Fall 2014 Opportunities


Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)/BSU Shadow Day Event: October 9th, 2014

Application Deadline September 12th, 2014 @ 5 pm

Chosen applicants will:

  • network with EPA representatives
  • speak directly with human resources representative(s)
  • increase their competitiveness
  • learn about the culture and organizational structure at the EPA
  • get an explanation of positions and duties
  • be provided with a mentor at the EPA and
  • hear about current and upcoming jobs and internships

Complete and submit the application along with a current resume, essay and at least one recommendation from a BSU College of Business faculty member. (See application for details.)


Application Deadline: September 12th, 2014   For an application, please contact: Mrs. Mason at (301) 860-3736

EPA Shadow Day Instructions

EPA Shadow Day Application





 Dept. of Management, Marketing, and Public Administration (MMPA) Conference
Center for Business and Graduate Studies Building 

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Conference Theme:
“Empowering Future Business Leaders through Entrepreneurship, Marketing, and Innovation”


The MMPA Conference will take place on Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 8am to 4:45pm A at Bowie State University's College of Business. The MMPA Conference theme is "Empowering Future Business Leaders through Entrepreneurship, Marketing, and Innovation".

All conference panel sessions will take place in the Center for Business and Graduate Studies (CBGS) building, Room 1208 and Room 1209. The physical address is 14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, MD 20715. A continental breakfast will be served from 8am to 9am on the first floor of the CBGS building. Panel sessions will run concurrently in two separate rooms (1208 and 1209), and will take place during the following time slots:


8:00am to 9:00am - Continental Breakfast

9:00am to 10:15am - Panel Sessions 1 and 2

10:30am to 11:45am - Panel Sessions 3 and 4

12:30pm to 1:45pm - Conference Luncheon (By invitation only to conference panelists, conference moderators and student volunteers)

2:00pm to 3:15pm - Panel Sessions 5 and 6

3:30pm to 4:45pm - Panel Sessions 7 and 8


Please note that there will be 15 minute networking breaks between all concurrent panel sessions, and a 45 minute networking break between the end of panel sessions 3 and 4 and the beginning of the conference luncheon.

All panelists are expected to arrive to the CBGS building at least 15 minutes before their respective panel sessions are to begin. Panel session details, times, and room locations can be found on the conference program, which is attached to this e-mail as a PDF document.

Panelists will not give a presentation. Each panel will consist of five (or six) panelists and one moderator. The moderator will pose three to four questions to the entire panel based on the panel session topic. Each panelist will have a maximum of two minutes to provide his/her insights to the moderator's question until all panelists have responded. The moderator discussion with the panelists will last 40 minutes. Once all of the moderator's questions have been asked, there will be 25-30 minutes for Q&A with the audience. Finally, each panelist will have one minute to share employment/internship opportunities with the student audience for one minute. Each panel session will last no more than 1 hour and 15 minutes.


Students, colleagues, and the business community are encouraged to attend. If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Watson via e-mail or call (301) 860-3622. Thanks again for your support in making this a great conference event. I hope to see everyone in two weeks.


Contact Person: Dr. Stevie Watson, Chair and Associate Professor of Marketing, Department of Management, Marketing, and Public Administration




Fall 2015 Scholarship Applications


Persistence Scholarships


This scholarship is awarded annually to Bowie State University business administration major(s) with 50-100 credits (including 15 credits of business courses) successfully completed at the scholarship application deadline.  Priority is given to students that have 3-15 credits remaining to complete their academic program. Eligible applicants must meet the minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.500 and submit their FAFSA to the Office of Financial Aid at Bowie State University by the March 1, 2015 deadline. Scholarship winners will be announced at the annual Pillars of Success Awards Ceremony in Spring 2015. (Please see the application for more details.)

Get your application here


Pillars of Success Scholarships

All eligible applicants must have a 3.2 or higher grade point average and have earned between 60-102 (60-109 for accounting) cumulative credit hours by the application deadline. Student must be a business major and enrolled at Bowie State University during the semester which the funds will be dispersed. The application deadline is Wednesday, March 1, 2015 and will be awarded for the 2015-2016 academic year. Scholarship winners will be announced at the annual Pillars of Success Awards Ceremony in Spring 2015. Up to three awards worth a maximum of $500 are given each academic year. 

Get your application here..


Fall 2014 Scholarship Winners

Persistence Scholarship - $500 each
Ronald Prue

Discipline Scholarships - $1000 each
Anh Nguyen – Accounting
Harman Singh – Banking & Finance
Phillip Wade – Business Information Systems
Lo’vanne Milton – Management
Denya Resumadero – Marketing

Pillars of Success Scholarships - $1500 each
Thao Le – Character
Dominique Cooper – Determination
Almi Yoloye – Excellence
Christopher Grant – Professionalism