Denison's Department of Economics is ranked among the nation's top economics programs for undergraduates by Change Magazine. The curriculum focuses on helping you to develop an understanding of the institutional, analytic and empirical framework within which economic decision-making occurs.
The R. Stanley and Janet O. Laing Endowed Scholarship in the Department of Economics
This scholarship is to be awarded to economics students who have an interest in the applications of high technology, such as the computer, to the advancement of the science of Economics and who have demonstrated financial need. Laing, a Dayton business executive and consultant and emeritus member of Denison's Board of Trustees, and his wife established the endowed scholarship in 1982.
The Joan Robinson Endowed Scholarship
Named for a pioneer woman economist who was active in the first half of the 20th century, at a time when the economics profession was overwhelmingly dominated by men. This scholarship is to be awarded to the junior or senior woman with financial need who best exemplifies the role of women in furthering the free enterprise system. Individual scholarship, campus activities, and career ambitions shall be considered as criteria for selection.
The Park National Bank Endowed Scholarship in Economics
This scholarship is to be awarded to an Economics major (or majors) doing high quality work.