American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, John L. Carey Scholarships

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Deadline   4/1/2016

Description   The AICPA John L. Carey scholarship award is one of the awards given through the AICPA Legacy Scholarship program .The award provides financial assistance to liberal arts and non-business degree holders who are pursuing both graduate studies in accounting and the CPA licensure. These awards are intended to encourage students with little or no previous accounting education to consider professional accounting careers. The fellowship awards five students per academic year. The award is not renewable. 
Award Amount   $5,000 per recipient for one year.  
Disciplines   School of Management. Limited to accounting. 
Academic Level   Prospective/Current Graduate Student.  
Citizenship   Open only to U.S. citizens or permanent residents.  
Requirements   Applicants need to have obtained a liberal arts or other non-business undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution in the United States prior to enrolling in a graduate accounting program. Not earned more than 12 credits in accounting or business during his/her undergraduate program. Planning to pursue the CPA licensure but not presently be a CPA. Planning to pursue a graduate-level degree in an “accounting-related” major. Acceptance/Enrollment four-year college or university located in the U.S. states or territories for full academic year. The business program must be accredited by the AACSB and/or ACBSP. Not actively participating in a graduate accounting program. Enrolled as a full-time graduate level student. An AICPA student affiliate member. Have some financial need.  
Award Type   Fellowship/Grant 
Contact   AICPA John L. Carey Scholarship Program 220 Leigh Farm Road Durham, NC 27707-8110 (919) 402-4500

Last Updated   7/6/2015 4:13:00 PM 
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