"The key is not the will to win. Everybody has that. It is the will to prepare to win that is important."

-bobby knight, College basketball coach & Legend


The International Sport Business (ISB) Program is excited to offer numerous scholarships to deserving future sport business superstars. All hopeful participants are encouraged to apply. Scholarships will be rewarded based upon the criteria that is set forth for each award. Scholarship recipients must be accepted in the program to be eligible.  


available scholarships for 2019:


The Bill and sue monaghan scholarship fund:

Application Deadline: February 15, 2019

Created by Phoenix Sports Technology in loving memory of their parents, Bill and Sue Monaghan, who were both educators and always believed in the importance of giving back to those who need help. This $1,000 scholarship will be awarded each calendar year to one (1) deserving individual who is passionate to become a future leader in the sport industry.  To apply, candidates will submit a 400 word essay describing how they have exemplified what it means to help others, volunteer in their community, and have made an impact in some way that makes the world a better place. 


the Founder's scholarship:

Application Deadline: February 15, 2019

The Founder's Scholarship is awarded to one (1) candidate each calendar year that has demonstrated an entrepreneurial spirit by creating and/or starting a sport-related initiative in his/her community, or for his/her team or college. This candidate exemplifies creating thinking, risk taking, and the courage it takes to create something new. This $500 scholarship will be awarded to a young business leader who strives for excellence and has had a significant accomplishment in the sport industry. To apply, candidates will submit a 400 word essay describing how their entrepreneurial spirit.

the INNOVATION scholarship:

Application Deadline to Enter Your Team: March 9, 2019

The Innovation Scholarship was created in partnership with the Pennsylvania Sports Business Conference’s (PASBC) Case Study Competition and is awarded to the four-person team with the highest overall score. The winning team will receive a $2,000 scholarship ($500 per person) to travel with a 2019 or 2020 Living Sport International Sport Business Program.

The PASBC Case Study Competition offers a unique opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students in the sport management field to compete in a fast-paced and challenging sport business scenario. Through the competition, teams of students will showcase their skill sets and knowledge obtained in their core sport management curricula, earn practical learning experience, and partake in an excellent networking opportunity. All undergraduate and graduate student teams are invited to register. The 2019 competition will be held on Thursday, April 4, 2019 at Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

For more information and to register for the PASBC Case Study presented by Living Sport click here.