Amount: Varies

Sponsor: NABA, Inc. Charlotte Chapter

Open Date: Jan 09, 2018
Close Date: Mar 02, 2018
Timezone: US/Eastern

Scholarship Overview

Since 1969, the National Association of Black Accountants, Inc. (NABA) has provided millions in scholarship funds to deserving students. Through the generous contributions of individuals and partnering organizations that share NABA’s desire to break through the economic barriers that minority students often experience, NABA has had the ability to reward academic excellence. Each year, NABA offers scholarships on a national, regional and local level to students who aspire to receive a quality education and enter into the field of accounting.

NABA Charlotte Scholarship applications will be accepted if completely submitted by March 2, 2018. Transcripts must also be received by this date to be accepted.

Recipients are required to attend the NABA Charlotte Scholarship and Awards Reception. Actual cash awards will be made upon proof of enrollment for the Fall 2018 semester.

Requirements

Applicants Must:

  • Be an ethnic minority.
  • Be an ACTIVE and CURRENT NABA student member, whose membership dues have been received by NABA's National Office no later than December 31, 2017. Dues of $35.00 for undergraduate or graduate students must be received. If you are unsure of your status, please call the national office prior to the deadline. Special Note: Regardless of the circumstances, once becoming a professional member, you are not permitted to return to student status. Graduate students must have entered graduate school immediately after receiving their undergraduate degree in order to maintain student status and be eligible for a scholarship.
  • Be currently enrolled at a four-year North Carolina college or university, with a full-time course load, with a minimum of six (6) completed semester hours (or equivalent) of accounting or business credits towards your, undergraduate freshman, sophomore, junior, or first-year senior accounting, finance, or business major or be a full-time graduate student (9 semester hours or equivalent) enrolled or accepted into a master’s-level business program. Current high school students are not eligible.
  • Have the following minimum GPA requirement - Overall: 3.2 out of 4.0.
  • Provide ALL of the information requested in the application to be considered. The complete application must be received by the stated due date of March 2, 2018.