Application Deadline: Rattan L. Khosa “Against All Odds” Student Award
Applications are now being accepted for the Rattan L. Khosa, ’79, “Against All Odds” Student Entrepreneurship Award. This award is open to any full-time, evening, or weekend MBA program student graduating within the 2019-2020 academic year who has overcome obstacles and demonstrated an entrepreneurial spirit and grit to launch or significantly grow a new venture. This student will have benefited greatly from Polsky Center programs and the entrepreneurship curriculum to advance the venture. The venture should have an established revenue stream and sustainable business model and be poised for growth post-graduation. While there is no minimum GPA required, the student must have achieved the entrepreneurship concentration and shown leadership at Booth and in the greater business community. Recipients are chosen through a review process by entrepreneurship faculty and staff.
About Rattan L. Khosa, ’79 //
Rattan has an inspiring story – one that demonstrates hard work and perseverance. Rattan first came to the United States from his native India with just $3.25 in his pocket, and in 1981 started AMSYSCO, a company that provides post-tensioning systems on commercial structures, out of his basement. Overcoming countless hurdles, Rattan has grown AMSYSCO into a highly profitable company that today captures some 70 percent market share.
How to Apply:
Students must complete the online application and include a current resume.