$4,904
Avg. Amount Awarded
154
Days
March 1 2021
Application Deadline
94
Awarded last year
Yes
Renewable
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AICPA Scholarship Award for Minority Accounting Students

Description

The AICPA Scholarship Award for Minority Accounting Students is part of the AICPA Legacy Scholars program that provides financial assistance to outstanding minority students to encourage their pursuit of accounting as a major and their ultimate entry into the profession. All applications must be completed and submitted by the deadline to be considered. Students interested in being considered for more than one AICPA Legacy Scholarship award need only complete one applicationÔÇöapplicants will be evaluated for all awards for which they are eligible. Scholarship aid may be used only for the payment of expenses that directly relate to obtaining an accounting education (e.g.; tuition, fees, room and board, and/or books and materials). Awards are renewable; however, renewals are neither automatic nor guaranteed. Students who wish to renew their scholarship award must reapply the following year. Payments are sent directly to the student's financial aid office on behalf of the student. Applications are accepted online between December 1st and March 1st on ThisWayToCPA.com

Amount Details

$3,000
Low Amount Awarded
$5,000
High Amount Awarded
$461,000
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.0 GPA
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkRestricted by race for Black, Hispanic, Asian/Pacific Islander or American Indian/Alaska Native students
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time

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Contact
Scholarship Manager
scholarships@aicpa.org
Address 220 Leigh Farm Road
AICPA / ASE Team
Durham, NC 27707-8110