Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship

Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship

  • Location United States
  • Level Undergraduate, Postgraduate
  • Deadline Jan 27, 2019
  • Academic Accounting
  • Amount $10,000

Scholarship Description

Through the Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship, the ACFE Foundation supports the education of students who have an interest in pursuing a career in fraud examination. The scholarship provides an opportunity for students to advance their education and anti-fraud career paths. Many of these outstanding and deserving students go on to become Certified Fraud Examiners.

Eligibility

Scholarship applicants must currently be enrolled full-time and similarly enrolled during the 2018-2019 academic year at an accredited, four-year college or university. Applicants must have a declared major or minor in accounting, business administration, finance or criminal justice and demonstrate a desire to pursue a career in fraud examination or similar anti-fraud profession.

  • Undergraduates must be enrolled 9 semester hours (or equivalent) per term
  • Graduates must be enrolled 6 semester hours (or equivalent) per term
  • Be currently enrolled at an accredited, fouryear college or university with enrollment throughout the academic year
  • Applicants must have a declared major or minor in accounting, business administration, finance or criminal justice and demonstrate a desire to pursue a career in fraud examination or similar antifraud profession
  • Past scholarship award recipients, high school students (including seniors), junior college or community college students, or college/university students graduating early are not eligible
  • Provide Official Transcript(s) showing all completed college or university courses
  • Two recommendation forms must be submitted on behalf of the applicant*
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