Fifth Year Accounting Student Scholarship Program
Fifth Year Accounting Student Scholarship promotes the professional and educational needs of the state; increases the number of highly trained and educated professional accountants available to serve the residents of this state; improves the state's business environment and encourage economic development and financial stability; and identifies, recognizes and supports outstanding scholars who plan to pursue careers in accounting.
Eligibility Requirements:-Are classified as residents of Texas-Are enrolled at participating public or private, non-profit colleges and universities in Texas (including specified community colleges)-Are enrolled at least half-time-Will have completed at least 120 hours of college course work (including at least 15 semester credit hours of accounting) at the beginning of the term in which the award is being made-Are making satisfactory academic progress-Have not already taken the CPA exam, but plan to take the CPA examination in the State of Texas and have submitted an Application of Intent to take the CPA Examination to the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy for the purpose of being granted a certificate of "Certified Public Accountant"-Register for the Selective Service or be exempt from this requirement-Demonstrate financial needFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Award Amount: $5,000
Essay required: Yes