Applications are Due by April 1
CHICAGO, March 16, 2017 – Illinois college students majoring in accounting still have time to apply for a scholarship from the Illinois CPA Society (ICPAS) and the CPA Endowment Fund of Illinois. However, qualifying students must submit their applications and supporting materials by Saturday, April 1.
There are a variety of financial awards available, which range from $500-$4,000 each. These are for students who will be juniors, seniors, or graduate students in the fall. The Illinois CPA Society Tuition and Textbook Scholarships, Herman J. Neal Accounting Scholarships, and Women's Executive Committee Advancing Women in Accounting Scholarships all use the same online application and candidates may apply for more than one of these scholarships at once.
The online application and more details can be found at www.icpas.org/scholarships.
About the CPA Endowment Fund of Illinois
The CPA Endowment Fund of Illinois is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization founded in 1998 by Illinois CPA Society members. The Fund was created to ensure ongoing funding for scholarship and outreach programs. The programs are geared toward encouraging individuals to choose accounting as a career choice and achieve the CPA credential.
About the Illinois CPA Society
The Illinois CPA Society, with more than 24,000 members, is one of the largest state CPA societies in the nation. Our mission is dedicated to enhancing the value of the CPA profession through the strategic initiatives of advocacy, information, education and connections.