The NC CPA Foundation is delighted to inform students that they are offering three various level scholarships for students who have an interest or are planning to become the next generation CPA. The Foundation is seeking applicants who understand the critical role that CPAs play in our society and who are eager to join a profession built on a commitment to serve the public interest. The CPA of the future must have the ability to analyze complex information and communicate it in ways that people can understand. The following scholarships invite applications from students who enjoy finding practical significance in abstract ideas, have strong interpersonal skills, and are technologically adept, highly disciplined, and equally productive whether working alone or in collaboration.
Applicants applying for the following scholarships are asked to provide information demonstrating that they possess the above-mentioned traits or have the potential to develop them. There are three scholarship levels available: Community college, Undergraduate program, and Graduate program. All scholarships grant different scholarships award amounts. Based on your eligibility, the application will automatically default to the scholarship you qualify for. All applicants must be NCACPA members to apply for a scholarship. Student membership is free and may be obtained through the link provided on the scholarship portal. Prior award winners are eligible to apply for scholarships through the NC CPA Foundation. The deadline for the application submission is October 22, 2021.
For a century now, NCACPA’s primary focus has been providing superior member service. With guidance from the NCACPA Board of Directors, committees, local areas, and established strategic plan, they continue to successfully serve the accounting profession and community. They are dedicated to monitoring changes within the profession and ensuring members receive necessary resources and updates.
Following is the brief description of the following scholarship:
|Organization||NC CPA Foundation|
|Education Level||Community college, undergraduate and graduate|
|Number of Awards||Varies|
|Contest Deadline||October 22, 2021|
|Application Fees||Not required|
|Requirements||Application form, transcripts, recommendation|
Who is Eligible?
Following are the eligibility requirements for the following scholarship contest:
- All applicants must be NCACPA members to apply for a scholarship. Student membership is FREE and may be obtained through the link given on the scholarship portal.
- Prior award winners are eligible to apply for scholarships through the NC CPA Foundation.
- Students with full-time or part-time enrollment status are eligible.
- Students must be enrolled in community college, undergraduate or graduate program in an accredited college or university.
How to Apply?
The interested individuals are required to fill out the application form given on the scholarship portal and submit it there only. There is the same application form for all three scholarships. The candidates will be asked to write down the answers to the questions asked in the application form, make sure you do them carefully and completely to be eligible for receiving the scholarship.
Following are the documents that need to be attached with your application form:
- Unofficial transcripts
The winners of the following three scholarships will receive the following benefits:
- Community college- Recipients will be awarded a $1,500 scholarship.
- Undergraduate program- Recipients will be awarded a $2,000 scholarship.
- Graduate program- Recipients will be awarded a $2,500 scholarship.
The deadline for the application submission for the following contest is October 22, 2021. No applications will be considered after this date.