Illinois CPA Society (ICPAS)
Up to $4,000 annually, non-renewable.
The number of awards offered varies annually.
This scholarship was established by the Illinois CPA Society Women’s Executive Committee to create advancement opportunities for women in the CPA profession in Illinois. This scholarship program is supported by individuals, CPA firms, and companies who are committed to giving back to help ensure the success of other women. A lead donor to this scholarship program is Ernst & Young LLP. If the student receives a full-tuition waiver of reimbursement for tuition, he/she is not eligible for this scholarship. However, the society highly encourages a student to apply if he/she is unsure of other forms of support at the time of his/her application. Applicants must demonstrate leadership potential and financial need. A recipient must plan to sit for the CPA Examination of Illinois within three years of application date and demonstrate a course of study that reflects this goal.
Applications are available online from the Illinois CPA Society website. In addition to the completed application, each student must submit his/her most recent academic transcript, a resume, two lett ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.