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Accounting Student Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Wiley Efficient Learning
P.O. Box 4223
Sedona, AZ 86340
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time or part-time college student taking at least one accounting course. Selection is based on a random drawing.

Amount: $500
Deadline: April 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.efficientlearning.com

Carl W. Christiansen Scholarship
Sponsor: Rhode Island Society of Certified Public Accountants
40 Sharpe Drive, Unit 5
Cranston, RI 02920
Eligibility: Students must have at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicants must submit a short essay and a letter of recommendation.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.rifoundation.org/WorkingTogether/ForScholarshipSeekers.aspx

Cheryl A. Ruggiero Scholarship
Sponsor: Rhode Island Society of Certified Public Accountants
40 Sharpe Drive, Unit 5
Cranston, RI 02920
Eligibility: Students must be residents of the state of Rhode Island, and they must have at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicants must submit a short essay and a letter of recommendation.

Amount: $1,300
Deadline: January 9
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.rifoundation.org/WorkingTogether/ForScholarshipSeekers.aspx

Esther R. Sawyer Research Award
Sponsor: Institute of Internal Auditors Research Foundation
247 Maitland Avenue
Altamonte Springs, FL 32701-4201
Eligibility: Applicants should be accepted to or currently enrolled in a graduate program in internal auditing at an IIA-endorsed school or have taken internal auditing undergraduate courses at an IIA-endorsed school and be enrolled in any graduate program in internal auditing or business. An original manuscript on a topic related to modern internal auditing is required. The award is based on the topic, value to the audit profession, originality and the quality of writing.

Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Application materials are described online.
Website: http://www.theiia.org

Goldberg-Miller Public Finance Scholarship
Sponsor: Government Finance Officers Association
203 N. LaSalle Street
Suite 2700
Chicago, IL 60601
Eligibility: Applicants must be permanent residents of the U.S. or Canada. Students may not be previous winners of a Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) scholarship.

Amount: $15,000
Deadline: January
How to apply: Applications available online.
Website: http://www.gfoa.org

IMA Memorial Education Fund Scholarship
Sponsor: Institute of Management Accountants (IMA)
10 Paragon Drive
Montvale, NJ 07645-1760
Eligibility: Applicants must be full- and part-time undergraduate and graduate students, be IMA student members and declare which four- or five-year management accounting, financial management or information technology related program they plan to pursue as a career or list a related field. Candidates should submit applications, resumes, transcripts, two recommendations and statements. Advanced degree students must pass one part of the CMA/CFM certification.

Amount: $1,000-$2,500
Deadline: March 20
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.imanet.org

John W. Rogers Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Missouri Bankers Foundation
P.O. Box 57
207 East Capitol Avenue
Jefferson City, MO 65101
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors who have plans to major in agriculture or a banking-related subject at the postsecondary level. Preference will be given to applicants who are planning to attend the University of Missouri-Columbia. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 10
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, ACT scores, a list of extracurricular activities and two recommendation letters are required.
Website: https://www.mobankers.com/

Julianne Malveaux Scholarship
Sponsor: National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs Inc.
1806 New Hampshire Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20009-3298
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled as sophomores or juniors at an accredited college or university and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Students may major in related fields such as public policy or creative writing.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: March 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nanbpwc.org

Language Grants
Sponsor: Blakemore Foundation
1201 Third Avenue
Suite 4900
Seattle, WA 98101
Eligibility: Applicants must be at or near an advanced level in one of the languages listed above, having completed (at minimum) the equivalent of third-year college-level language classes.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: December 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.blakemorefoundation.org

National Academic Scholarships
Sponsor: Association of Government Accountants (AGA)
2208 Mount Vernon Avenue
Alexandria, VA 22301-1314
Eligibility: Applicants for full-time or part-time scholarships must be an AGA member or family member (spouse, child or grandchild), and scholarships must be used for full-time or part-time undergraduate study in a financial management academic area such as accounting, auditing, budgeting, economics, finance, electronic data processing, information resources management or public administration. Essays and transcripts are required. There are two categories for high school students/graduates and undergraduates/graduates. The Academic Scholarships are based on academic achievement and the student's potential for making a contribution to public financial management. A reference letter from an AGA member and from another professional such as a professor, guidance counselor or employer is required. Applicants to the Community Service Scholarships do not have to be AGA members, must be pursuing a degree in a financial management academic discipline and must be actively involved in community service projects. The awards are based on community service and accomplishments. A letter of recommendation from a community service organization and from another professional are required.

Amount: $1,500-$3,000
Deadline: April 14
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.agacgfm.org

NSA Scholarship Foundation
Sponsor: National Society of Accountants Scholarship Program
1330 Braddock Place
Suite 540
Alexandria, VA 22314
Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate students majoring in accounting with a minimum 3.0 GPA and be U.S. or Canadian citizens.

Amount: $500-$2,200
Deadline: April 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nsacct.org

Ryan & Collin Petitte Memorial Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Community Foundation of Mendocino County
204 South Oak Street
Ukiah, CA 95482
Eligibility: Applicants must be interested in attending a vocational school, community college or four-year college or university. Students must demonstrate financial need and preference is given to those planning to attend the University of California at Davis, Oregon State University, or the University of Connecticut.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.communityfound.org/grants-scholarships/

Stuart Cameron and Margaret McLeod Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Institute of Management Accountants (IMA)
10 Paragon Drive
Montvale, NJ 07645-1760
Eligibility: Applicants must be full- and part-time undergraduate and graduate students, be IMA student members and declare which four- or five-year management accounting, financial management or information technology related program they plan to pursue as a career or list a related field. Candidates should submit applications, resumes, transcripts, two recommendations and statements. Advanced degree students must pass one part of the CMA/CFM certification.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: March 20
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.imanet.org

Texas Fifth-Year Accounting Student Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
1200 East Anderson Lane
Austin, TX 78752
Eligibility: Applicants must be Texas residents who are enrolled at an accredited, non-profit postsecondary institution located in Texas. By the time of award disbursement, they must have completed at least 120 credit hours of college coursework with at least 15 of those being from accounting courses. They must plan to take the exam to become a certified public accountant (CPA), and they must demonstrate financial need. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Up to $5,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available from the applicant's college financial aid office or department of accounting. An application form and supporting materials are required.
Website: http://www.collegeforalltexans.com/