Awards & Scholarships

Undergraduate Student Entrepreneurship

Awards & Scholarships

Horn Entrepreneurship recognizes entrepreneurial students through awards and scholarships totaling more than $10,000 in cash and Venture Development Center (VDC) credit. Students from all majors are invited to apply.


Shawn & Sheryl McCall Award for Entrepreneurship

Two awards are granted to undergraduate students who show entrepreneurial promise.

David J. Freschman Scholarship

This scholarship honors David J. Freschman, UD alumnus, entrepreneur and venture capitalist. It is awarded to students who demonstrate energy, enthusiasm, determination, sales acumen, financial ability and good judgement.

Brad & Jennifer Bono Award

This award recognizes a student who shows entrepreneurial leadership and social impact through his/her work.

Horn Entrepreneurship Award

This award, funded by the faculty who teach entrepreneurship-designated courses, is intended to be used for the pursuit of a specific new venture or educational opportunity related to creativity, entrepreneurship, innovation or leadership.


Applications for spring 2024 awards & scholarships will open in March 2024.