Dr. Gregory A. Sommers Annual Scholarship for Accounting Students

This scholarship was established in March of 2013. Dr. Sommers received his Bachelor of Arts in Accounting in 1989 from Fresno Pacific University and is currently a faculty member and directs the Masters in Accounting program at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. Mrs. Susan Sommers previously worked as a staff member at FPU. Dr. and Mrs. Sommers have chosen to invest in the lives of students attending FPU by giving back from the proceeds of an accounting-based valuation textbook written by Dr. Sommers.


  • Students who have declared accounting as their major field of study;
  • Students who have reached junior or senior status in school;
  • Must meet NCAA Division II Regulations for scholarships if a student athlete;
  • Students who demonstrate leadership ability;
  • Students who demonstrate financial need;
  • Students whose personal character reflects the moral and ethical standards of Fresno Pacific University.

Letter of Recommendation Requirement

This scholarship does not require a letter of recommendation.