Sales Scholars

Sales Scholars is an exclusive program that offers undergraduate students interested in professional sales a unique opportunity to connect with the professional sales community. Students who are selected to participate in the Sales Scholars program will have the opportunity to network with professional sales executives and engage in practical learning opportunities.  Members of the W. P. Carey undergraduate career services team will also provide workshops to insure that students are prepared for seeking professional sales-related careers.

Professional Sales Advisory Board

Top firms recognize that achieving excellence in relationship management requires perseverance, work ethic, and a passion for success. The following companies partner with Arizona State University's marketing department in this pursuit:

  • TEKSystems
  • Enterprise
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • PepsiCo
  • Avnet
  • Waste Management
  • United Rentals
  • Staples
  • Hilti
  • Worldwide Express
  • Fastenal
  • Toyota
  • Textron Aviation
  • Paycom
  • Veeam

Program selection

Sales Scholars is a competitive program. To be selected students must be pursuing or planning to pursue a sales curriculum (concentration or certificate) with a passion for professional sales, demonstrate campus involvement, show evidence of strong leadership skills, and demonstrate exemplary academic performance. Only 15 students are accepted each year.

2016-2017 Sales Scholars

  • Molly Abbott (Vice President)
  • Connor Tobin
  • Diana Kattan
  • Diego Correa (Director of employee relations)
  • Dillon Dunshee
  • Evan York (President)
  • Gunner Smith (Director of Sales Competitions)
  • Isabella Sapien
  • Jackie Quinn
  • Jenna Stahnke
  • Mackenzie Bosmeny
  • Perry Pelitera
  • Samuel Wathen
  • Tim Dong
  • Zach Stensland

How to apply

  • Please send your resume along with a brief summary of why you believe Professional Selling is a rewarding career to Resume and summary are due close of business on September 02, 2016. Applicants should be prepared to present their unofficial transcript.
  • Please contact if you have any questions regarding Sales Scholars or the application process.