Dean John Lucas Memorial Marketing Scholarship
Recipients of the Dean John Lucas Memorial Marketing Scholarship must be enrolled in the College of Business Administration, University of Nebraska at Omaha, have a concentration in Marketing, be of junior class standing, be full-time and have a GPA of 3.5 or higher.
The recipient may renew this scholarship for one academic year if the 3.5 GPA is maintained.
Dean John Lucas came to UNO in 1938 and was the founding dean of the College of Business Administration in 1952. He passed away in February of 1993. John was born in Steubenville, Ohio, obtained a bachelor’s degree from Ohio State University in 1929, and later a Masters of Business Administration from Ohio State. After coming to UNO in 1938 he was named dean of students in 1942 and later the College of Business Administration. He also served as past president and director of Omaha-Lincoln chapter of the American Marketing Association and was on the board of directors of the Omaha Lyons Club. He retired from UNO in 1974.