AU Student and Ashland Native Awarded The J.M. Smucker Company Annual Scholarship

AU Student and Ashland Native Awarded The J.M. Smucker Company Annual Scholarship
Ashland University student and Ashland native Steve Mowry (at right) is congratulated by Nick Workinger of The J.M. Smucker Co. after receiving the J.M. Smucker Co. scholarship award for the academic year 2014-15.

5/7/15 ASHLAND, Ohio – Steve Mowry, an Ashland University junior majoring in accounting and finance, was named The J.M. Smucker Co. scholarship award winner for the academic year 2014-15 at AU’s Student Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) meeting.

The scholarship was presented to Mowry by Nick Workinger, director of U.S. Retail Sales Finance of The J.M. Smucker Co. Mowry, a 2012 graduate of Ashland High School, is the son of Steve Sr. and Rhonda Mowry of Ashland, Ohio.

“I am honored to be the recipient of the 2014-2015 J.M. Smucker scholarship. This scholarship will undoubtedly help me to develop both as a student and young business professional,” Mowry said. “The J.M. Smucker Company has a great relationship in developing and aiding Ashland University students, and I am very appreciative to have been selected to receive this scholarship.”

The criteria for the annual Ashland University Smucker scholarship, which was established in 2008, include a grade point average of at least 3.0, junior or senior status, accounting or finance major, industry internship experience, member of the Eagle Investment Group or the Institute of Management (IMA) student chapter or other Ashland University student organization.  

Ashland University is a mid-sized, private university conveniently located a short distance from Akron, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. Ashland University (www.ashland.edu) values the individual student and offers a unique educational experience that combines the challenge of strong, applied academic programs with a faculty and staff who build nurturing relationships with their students. ###