American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
$10,000 annually, non-renewable. Past recipients may not reapply. 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 only). Scholarship payments are sent directly to the student's financial aid office on behalf of the student.
Four awards offered annually.
This award is provided through the AICPA Legacy Scholarships program. A Robert Half company, Accountemps is a specialized temp agency for accounting, finance, and bookkeeping professionals. Applicants must demonstrate some financial need (i.e., not receiving a full or partial scholarship(s) and/or grant(s) that cover and/or exceed one's educational expenses). Students selected to receive an AICPA Legacy Scholarship award must participate in the AICPA Legacy Scholars program which includes performing at least eight hours of community service per semester to advocate for the CPA profession. Through their community service efforts, AICPA Legacy Scholars enhance their leadership and communication skills by building relationships with both aspiring and seasoned CPAs. Awards will be announced on Aug. 1. AICPA and RHI/Accountemps staff and their family members are not eligible to receive this scholarship
The application deadline date has not yet been finalized for this year, but is expected to remain the same as last year. The deadline date shown here is tentative based on last year's date. Please che ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.