Scholarship & Award Recipients

The School of Business, Government, and Economics at Seattle Pacific University awards undergraduate scholarships and special end-of-year awards to students who exemplify excellence in their respective field of study. All are made possible by generous donations from alumni, businesses, and friends of the School of Business, Government, and Economics.


2024 – 2025

Frances Lydia Denniston 
Derek Braun

Kauppila Family Scholarship
Alexis Gillam
Silvan Htoo-Lawson
Wandile Ndlazi

Moss Adams Acct. Scholarship  
Canyon Farmer
Vanna Decastro
Wandile Ndlazi

McKenna Christian Leadership
Canyon Farmer
Haley Blain

SBGE Academic Excellence
Elizabeth Horton

E. Gerald & Katherine Teel
Trinity Gonzalez
Anna Pelluer
Silvan Htoo-Lawson
Joyce Kwon
Hannah Venable

Vicki Lee Morley Memorial
Dalia Santos Alvarado

F. Wesley Walls and Elizabeth Walls
Bryce Jones
Melissa Soto Serna
Dayannara Villeda Paiz
Audrey Rekedal
Emerie Cantrell

KPMG LLP Scholarship
Alexis Gillam

Annual Awards

2024 – 2025

Gordon & Mary Nygard Writing Award
To Be Announced

Amazon Spheres

Alumni Influence Amazon

Find out about how Business Administration graduate David Charcas '01 and other SPU alumni are making a positive impact at one of the world's leading companies here in Seattle.

Does Business Matter to God?

Does Business Matter to God?

Yes, says Jeff Van Duzer, former dean of the School of Business, Government, and Economics. Read his award-winning article in SPU's Response magazine.