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Miller Mentors

About Miller Scholars

In the spirit of Wallace T. Miller Jr. (’63), the Miller Scholars Program honors and supports the highest-caliber students enrolling in the Miller College of Business.  Since 2008, the Miller Scholars program has offered students powerful and vibrant experience that’s second to none. 

Each year, the Miller College selects ten high-caliber students who exemplify strong academic drive, professionalism, motivation, leadership, and ethical and moral character to be Miller Scholars.  In addition to taking specially designed honors courses, Miller Scholars receive a full-tuition scholarship for four years, financially supported study abroad experiences, and a laptop computer. 

The program supplements classroom learning with professional development opportunities and, networking and social events. While excelling in the classroom, these students are encouraged to seek leadership positions outside the classroom.  These positions often include diverse business, university, service and community organizations.

Miller Mentor Program

By developing a long-term, one-on-one relationship with a Miller Scholar, you have the opportunity to participate in an important part of the Miller Scholar experience. Miller Mentors provide our brightest students with personalized and on-going alumni support for both personal and career development. 

Mentoring is about building a mutually satisfying relationship, and the Miller Mentors program is no exception.  Relationships between alumni and Miller Scholars are based on respect and a conscious effort toward personal growth, mutual exchange, and interpersonal support.  

Make a difference in a Miller Scholar’s life by becoming a Miller Mentor!

Become a Mentor

Choose to become a Miller Mentor today and guide one of our finest business students.  Share your own Ball State experiences as you assist in a student’s professional development. 

Becoming a Miller Mentor is easy! After expressing interest, you will be carefully matched with a Miller Scholar based on your experience and the student’s academic background and career aspirations. 

To become a Miller Mentor, register online.  You can also contact Gayle Hartleroad, Director of Student Services, at 765-285-5329.