A degree in accounting opens doors to a great future, including well-paying and exciting jobs with diverse career options. We want to help you get there! The Illinois CPA Society will award multiple scholarships of up to $2,000 each to incoming college freshmen across Illinois. The deadline to apply is May 31, 2022. A selection committee will review the applications and all applicants will be notified with the decision by July.

For additional resources, visit www.icpas.org/high-school.

Key Benefits:

  • Financial support as you work to achieve your goals
  • Focus on your education instead of expenses 
  • Begin to build your resume 
  • Gain access to individualized support throughout your education and career


  • High school senior entering college in Illinois during the 2022-23 academic year
  • Racial/ethnic minority
  • An interest in majoring in accounting
  • High school GPA of at least 3.0/4.0 or equivalent 


Questions, comments, feedback

Elizabeth Brown
Manager, Student & Diversity Outreach | 312.517.7652