Accounting

Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship

Sponsor: Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE)

Amount: Up to $10,000

Closing Date: January 30, 2020

Description: Applicant must be a current undergraduate or graduate student enrolled at an accredited four-year college or university with enrollment through the 2020-2021 academic year. Applicant must have an interest in pursuing a career in fraud examination.


John J. Killian Scholarship

Sponsor: Kansas Society of CPAs & Educational Foundation

Amount: $2,500

Closing Date: February 7, 2020

Description: Scholarship is open to junior accounting students at any Kansas independent college or university.


Mary Ellen Kirkpatrick Leadership Scholarship

Sponsor: Kansas Society of CPAs & Educational Foundation

Amount: $2,500

Closing Date: February 7, 2020

Description: Scholarship is open to full-time students enrolled as a junior year accounting major at a Kansas college or university.


AICPA Scholarships

Sponsor: AICPA

Amount: Varies

Closing Date: March 1, 2020

Description: Scholarships are open to students majoring in accounting or an accounting-related major. Multiple scholarships available – see website for details.


Scholarship for Minority Accounting Students

Sponsor: American Institute of CPAs (AICPA)

Amount: Up to $5,000

Closing Date: March 1, 2020

Description: Scholarship is open to full-time minority students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in accounting or an accounting-related major. Applicant must have at least a 3.0 GPA and be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.


Business Student Scholarship

Sponsor: AfterCollege

Amount: $500

Closing Date: March 31, 2020

Description: Scholarship is open to students currently working towards a degree in a field of business such as Accounting, Advertising, Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Human Resources, International Relations, Management, Political Science, Public Relations, etc. Applicant must have at least a 3.0 GPA.


Paul S. Mills Scholarship

Sponsor: Foundation for Financial Service Professionals

Amount: $1,000

Closing Date: March 31, 2020

Description: Scholarship is open to students enrolled or accepted into an undergraduate college or university program and pursuing a course of study in a financial service field.


Blacks at Microsoft Scholarships

Sponsor: Blacks at Microsoft (BAM)

Amount: $5,000

Closing Date: April 10, 2020

Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors of African descent who plan to attend a four-year college or university in the fall. Applicant must be pursuing a bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science, computer information systems or select business programs. Applicant must demonstrate a passion for technology, demonstrate leadership, and have at least a 3.3 GPA.


Asset Based Lending Scholarship

Sponsor: Asset Based Lending LLC

Amount: $1,000

Closing Date: August 1, 2020

Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens accepted or currently attending a college or university in the United States and planning on pursuing a degree in a real estate for financial services related field.


Surety Bond Authority Scholarship Program

Sponsor: Surety Bond Authority

Amount: $1,500

Closing Date: October 1, 2020

Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate students who are taking courses in Accounting, Banking, and other finance-related fields.