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Student Honors

Information Systems Majors Scholarships

Scholarship Number Current Scholarships
Janofsky Family Scholarship in Information Systems
Ulysses S. Knotts, Jr. Information Systems Scholarship
0831 Information Systems Freshman Scholarship
SAP@Georgia Southern Scholarship(for SAP TERP10 Academy)
Pickett Garvin Scholarship in Information Systems
Jean C. and David G. Spoolstra Faculty Fellowship
Paul and Ivey Beardslee Scholarship(for Bryan County High School students)
Safe Systems Information Systems Scholarship

Criteria to Apply:

  1. Applicants must have completed at least 24 semester hours of college work at an accredited institution of higher education.
  2. Applicants must have a minimum cumulative unadjusted GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  3. Applicants must be or have an intention to declare Information Systems as a major.

Criteria for Initial Qualification:

  1. Applicants must have completed admission to Georgia Southern University.
  2. Applicants must have declared Information Systems as a major (either Pre-business, Pre-IS, or BBA). IS Minors are not eligible for scholarships.
  3. Applicants must have a minimum cumulative unadjusted GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  4. Applicants must have completed CISM 2530- Advanced Business Applications and CISM 2030 – Intro to Business Programming (or equivalent) with a B or better.
  5. Applicants must have completed Area F (see Georgia Southern University Catalog) of the business core, or be presently enrolled in courses which will complete Area F (A student who fails to complete Area F during the first semester of scholarship assistance will lose the scholarship.)

Alpha Iota Mu Honors Society

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Alpha Iota Mu is the National Honor Society for Information Systems, founded in 1995 and sponsored by the Association of Information Systems, Special Interest Group: the International Academy for Information Management. In the year 2000, Georgia Southern University became the fourth university to form a chapter that honors students who have achieved a level of distinction within the Information Systems major. Other universities with AIM chapters include Indiana State, South Alabama, John Hopkins, George Washington, Quinnipiac, Robert Morris, Tampa, Central Florida and Appalachian State.
The purpose of Alpha Iota Mu is to confer distinction for academic excellence in information systems; to promote the infusion of the functional and behavioral areas of administration with the tools, concepts, and methodologies of information systems; and professional fellowship among students, faculty, and administrators who share a common interest in the development of information systems.

2017 Inductees
Kellan Cashman
James Ellis
Tyler Finazzo
Thomas Hermann
Nathan Lovett
Noah Maddox
Mitchell Portwood
Tyler Poythress
Sarah Thompson

Last updated: 7/1/2022