AICPA Fellowship for Minority Doctoral Students

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

AICPA Fellowship for Minority Doctoral Students aims to increase the minority CPA who will serve as role models and mentors to the young generation. The program provides a $12,000 award to the eligible scholars. The fellowship is open to full-time doctoral minority students.

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Age/Grade Level:
    The fellowship is open to students in the doctoral-level of study. The applicant must have earned a Masters Degree.
  • Financial Need:
    Not Mentioned
  • Other Academic Requirements:
    The applicant must attend school on a full-time basis and plan to remain enrolled full-time until attaining a doctoral degree.
  • Residence:
    The applicant must be a permanent resident (or U.S. Citizen).
  • Citizenship:
    The applicant must be a U.S. citizen (or permanent resident).
  • Major/Career:
    The applicant must be a CPA or plan to pursue the CPA credential.
  • Ethnicity:
    The program is open to minority student of Black or African American; Hispanic or Latino; or Native American ethnicity
  • Miscellaneous:
    The applicant must agree not to work full-time in a paid position or accept responsibility for teaching more than one course per semester as a teaching assistant, or dedicate more than one-quarter of my time as a research assistant.

Application Details

  • Transcript:
  • Resume/Activity List:
    Not required
  • Recommendation Letters:
    The applicant must submit confidential references from two individuals.

Contact Information