Alabama Society of CPAs - General Scholarship

Scholarship Description

General Scholarship Criteria

The scholarships available from the Educational Foundation are awarded with the assistance of local chapters of the ASCPA. Some chapters also award their own scholarships; a single submission will make students eligible for both Educational Foundation and chapter awards. Don’t forget to have a sponsor signature on the application.

● Have completed Financial / Intermediate Accounting I & II courses
● Have “B” average in all accounting courses (3.0 on a 4.0 scale)
● Have “B” average overall (3.0 on a 4.0 scale)
● Have at least one full year left in school (fourth or fifth year)
● Have declared a major in accounting
● Enrolled with 6 hours per semester/12 hours per year
● Must be a U.S. citizen or a permanent resident (green card)
● Prefer candidates with a strong interest in a career in Alabama public accounting
● Plan to pursue CPA licensure, but are not presently a CPA
● Submit a 25 word or less essay on why the scholarship is important to you
● Provide a digital headshot photograph suitable to be published in the Alabama CPA magazine
● Include official transcript from the university

Year of Need: College Senior, College 5th Year,


Num Awards: 23

Min Award:

Max Award: 2,500

Deadline: 2022-12-31


Sponsoring Organization Alabama Society of CPAs
1041 Longfield Court Post Office Box 242987
Montgomery, AL 36117-8056

Contact Person: Jennifer Oleksa - Vice President of Education 334.386.5766

Phone: 334-386-5766 / 334-834-7650

Fax: (334) 834-7310