AICPA Minority Accounting Students Scholarships

AICPA Minority Accounting Students Scholarships

  • Location United States
  • Level Undergraduate, Postgraduate
  • Deadline Apr 01, 2018
  • Academic Accounting
  • Amount $5,000

Scholarship Description

The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants established the AICPA Scholarship for Minority Accounting Students to provide funds for deserving students. The Center for Scholarship Administration, Inc. is a non-profit, independent organization is the administrator of the program. Applicants must be students who are underrepresented minorities in the accounting profession.

Eligibility

  • An ethnic minority in the accounting profession
  • Enrolled as a fulltime undergraduate (12 semester hours or equivalent) or a fulltime graduate level student (9 semester hours or equivalent) for the academic year
  • Pursuing an undergraduate or graduatelevel degree in an accountingrelated major
  • Planning to pursue the CPA licensure but not presently be a CPA
  • Completed at least 30 semester hours of college coursework, including at least 6 semester hours (or equivalent) in accounting, by end of spring
  • Acceptance/Enrollment at a public or private, notforprofit fouryear college or university located in the U.S. states or territories for the full academic year.
  • Maintained an overall and major GPA of at least 3.0
  • An AICPA student affiliate member
  • A U.S. citizen or permanent resident
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