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.


2020 – 2021 

McKenna Christian Leadership    
Cambria Babbitt
Steven Kotansky
Rachel Regner

Frances Lydia Denniston
Ann Lam

Rachel LaBrie

Kauppila Family
Mariah Alexander

Rotary Club of Magnolia
Cambria Babbitt
Leah Capindo
Steven Kotansky
Natasha Koval
Rachel Regner
Chea-Mun Tan

Anderson Family
Amir Zenu

Anduin Foundation
Hunter Beirne
Felix Coffin
Zackry Paulsen
Inna Nikishina

Business Leader
Krystal Kaufman

Lisa Klein Surdyk Memorial
Kristoph Ty

SBGE Academic Excellence
Mariah Alexander

Moss Adams
Rachel LaBrie
Rebekka Zander

Vicki Lee Morley Memorial
Ethan Sager

E. Gerald and Katherine Teel
K'reisa Cox
Krystal Kaufman
Chea-Mun Tan
Linh Tran

F. Wesley Walls and Elizabeth Walls
Shiasia Carter
Olivia Heale
Rachel Peters
Weiran Tian

Ned Bohrer
Vanessa Mosqueda-Vera

Charles & Barbara Anderson
Kiera Brownlee
Shiasia Carter
Grace Meyer

Jordan L Crouch
Tatumn Mathew-Rauch

Gwendolyn & Janet Koch
Taylor Ragsac

Monty & Eunice Morton

Elaun Cobb

O'Leary Family
Amir Zenu


Annual Awards — 2020

Orrin E. Tiffany Political Science Student of the Year Award

Omar Burns Award for Political Science
Lydia York

C.Y. Chiang Award for International Affairs
Alex Veisalov

F. Wesley Walls Award for Law & Public Policy

Kathleen Braden Award for Global Development Studies

Douglas A. Downing Distinguished Economics Award
Alexa Nava

Distinguished Politics, Philosophy, and Economics Award
Isabel Aaberg

Gordon & Mary Nygard Writing Award
Patrick Noonan

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.