This scholarship is sponsored by Rowling, Dold & Associates LLP, a woman-owned CPA firm in San Diego, California, which provides tax, financial, and investment services to clients on a fee-only basis. This is a one-year scholarship award in the amount of $1,000, which is available to women enrolled for a minimum of 12 hours in an accounting program at an accredited college or university. Individuals eligible for this award will be: Women returning to school with undergraduate status; or Incoming, current, or re-entry juniors or seniors; or Minority women. Selection Criteria: Commitment to the goal of pursuing a degree in accounting, including evidence of continued commitment after receiving the award; Aptitude for accounting and business; Clear evidence that the candidate has established goals and a plan for achieving those goals, both personal and professional; Financial need; Demonstration of how the scholarship will impact her life. Responsibilities of Recipients: The scholarship recipient must provide proof of academic progress at the end of each semester or term. The recipient must also provide a written update for the committee at the end of her scholarship year on her progress toward her personal and professional goals, and the impact of the scholarship on her life. The recipient may apply for an additional year upon satisfactory completion of course requirements. Finally, the recipient should prepare for the possibility of appearances at regional and national accounting conferences where she might be asked to make a presentation.
Year of Need: College Junior, College Senior,
Type: Needs Based
Num Awards: 1
Min Award: 1000
Max Award: Varies
The Educational Foundation for Women in Accounting
136 South Keowee St.
Dayton, OH 45402