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Our list of accounting scholarships have one thing in common. Only accounting students are eligible! If you’re on your way to becoming an accountant or certified public accountant (CPA) you have done the math and know you need help to pay for college. That’s where accounting scholarships can really help! Different organizations and career groups offer accounting scholarships to help pay for college or grad school. Top awards include the $10,000 scholarship offered by American Institute for CPAs (AICPA) and Accounttemps. Or the $1,500 accounting scholarship awarded by National Association of Black Accountants (NABA). Having a degree in accounting means that you have the financial knowledge that today’s businesses need. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, jobs for accountants are predicted to grow by 10% through 2026. That is faster than average compared to other careers! The 2018 median pay is also noted at $70,500. So congratulations on your choice of majors! We hope you are successful on your path and are proud to offer this tool. Search our list of scholarships for accounting majors, and apply now!

CPAexcel Student Scholarship

This scholarship is available for international and U.S. college juniors, seniors, and graduate students who are taking at least one accounting course.

Total: $500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  April 30
2020

OADP Scholarship for Accounting

This scholarship is available for U.S. undergraduate students who are majoring in accounting.

Total: $1500 Awards:  2
Deadline:  April 30
2020

Higher Education Academic Scholarship Program (Bright Flight)

This award is available to Missouri high school seniors who are planning to attend an eligible Missouri postsecondary institution. The student must have completed the SAT or ACT assessment during the senior year of high school and score within the top five percent of the state.

Total: $3000 Awards:  8000
Deadline:  July 31
2020

Clubs of America Scholarship Award for Career Success

This award is available for U.S. and international undergraduate students who feel passionately about the career and educational path they are pursuing. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and submit an essay about his/her chosen profession.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  August 31
2020

CalCPA Inland Empire Chapter Scholarship

This scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students who are attending colleges/universities located within the CalCPA Inland Empire Chapter's boundaries. Students must have a declared accounting major or emphasis in accounting (if a community college student).

Total: $2000 Awards:  9
Deadline:  September 30
2020

CalCPA Peninsula Silicon Valley Chapter Scholarship

This scholarship is open to U.S. college sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are majoring in accounting or show intent to major in accounting by having taken four or more accounting courses. Students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and must attend one of the following eligible colleges: Skyline College, College of San Mateo, Canada College, Menlo College and Notre Dame de Namur University.

Total: $2000 Awards:  16
Deadline:  October 25
2020

Harvey Fellowship

This award is available for U.S. and international Christian graduate students. Recipients are selected based on academic achievement and commitment to Christian values.

Total: $12000 Awards:  20
Deadline:  November 1
2020

Paul Hagelbarger Memorial Scholarship Fund

This scholarship is open to U.S. college juniors and seniors and graduate students who are pursuing a degree in accounting at a four-year institution in Alaska. Scholastic achievement and financial need will be considered in the selection process.

Total: $2500 Awards:  3
Deadline:  November 20
2020

The Lyceum Scholars Program

This scholarship is available to incoming freshman and sophomore students who are attending Clemson University and planning to pursue a major in politics, business, economics, history and/or philosophy.

Total: $2500 Awards:  20
Deadline:  December 11
2020

Fifth Year Accounting Student Scholarship Program

This award is available for students at a participating public or private, non-profit colleges and universities in Texas, including junior/community colleges, who have completed at least 120 credit hours in an accounting program but have not yet taken the Certified Public Accountant exam. Applicants must demonstrate financial need.

Total: $5000 Awards:  98
Deadline: 

UNF Coggin Endowed Scholarship

This scholarship is available for U.S. students who graduated from Fletcher, Terry Parker or Sandalwood high schools in Jacksonville, Fla., and plan to attend the University of North Florida. Students must have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher, demonstrate financial need, and plan to major in business.

Total: $3000 Awards:  3
Deadline:  October 15

UNF Coggin Scholarships Endowment

This award is available to U.S students who are planning to attend the University of North Florida's Coggin College of Business as freshmen. Students must have a UNF recalculated grade point average of 3.5 or higher and a SAT score of 1270 or higher or an ACT score of 26 or higher.

Total: $4000 Awards:  15
Deadline:  October 15