AICPA Legacy Scholars
Meet an impressive
pack of aspiring CPAs working their way through school to become future leaders
in the accounting industry. The AICPA Legacy Scholars program is designed to
make these stellar students better equipped to conquer the working world. How?
By providing them with real-world experience and helping them develop the
skills employers are looking for. Ones that aren’t so easily learned in the
classroom—like communication, leadership and networking skills. (They also get
access to the largest community of CPAs to network with.)
Learn what it
takes to join the ranks of the AICPA Legacy Scholars program. Take a gander at
some of the folks who’ve already scored AICPA Legacy Scholarships and glean from their
AICPA Legacy Scholarships
Interested in becoming an AICPA Legacy Scholar? Well, there’s only one way to get there—by snagging one of these highly coveted AICPA Legacy Scholarship awards. Focus your peepers below to find out more about the different scholarship awards the AICPA offers.
This scholarship award, provided by the AICPA and Accountemps, grants financial assistance to outstanding
full-time undergraduate or graduate-level accounting students who demonstrate
potential to become leaders in the CPA profession. Applicants must have a GPA
of at least 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) and be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
This scholarship award provides financial awards to full-time minority students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in accounting or an accounting-related major. Applicants must have a GPA of at least a 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) and be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
This scholarship award provides financial assistance to liberal arts and non-business undergraduate degree holders who are pursuing both graduate studies in accounting and CPA licensure. Applicants must be enrolled as a full-time graduate student and be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
This scholarship award is available to students who have earned an associate’s degree in business,
accounting, finance, or economics with a declared intent to major in accounting
or an accounting-related field at a four-year college or university. Applicants
must be accepted and enrolling as a full-time undergraduate at a four-year
college or university in the fall, have a GPA of at least 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale)
and be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
National Scholarship Search
If you don’t qualify for an AICPA Legacy Scholarship, don’t fret. There are plenty of other dollar-doling scholarship options to explore right here.