Scholarships for Accounting Majors

If there's one thing accounting majors know, it’s that pursuing a college education is expensive. They should also know that there's help available in the form of scholarships for students working to earn a degree in accounting. Community foundations, professional organizations, corporate entities and other groups offer these scholarships. Qualifications often include enrollment in a relevant degree program at either a 2- or 4-year school and high academic achievement. Community service on the part of applicants, as well as financial need, may be considered in some instances. If you are pursing a degree in accounting and are looking for some financial help, check out the list of scholarships below.

Showing 1-20 of 73 scholarships
key information
  • 1,000 - 1,500
  • 1 award
  • Apr-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Dairy Science|Accounting|Agricultural Economics|Dairy Genetics|Dairy Equipment|Dairy Nutrition|Dairy Feed|Pharmaceutical Marketing|Pharmaceutical Sales|Dairy Consultant|Dairy Extension|Dairy Researcher|Professor|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
  • Character Trait: Show |Leadership|
background
The NDS / Junior Merit Scholarship is awarded to student pursue careers in the dairy industry. Applicants must be undergraduate junior students.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.0
key information
  • 2,000 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • November 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Economics|Business|Accounting|Finance|Banking|
  • School (College): |Four-year|Accredited College or University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|College junior|College senior|
background
The scholarship was established to award current undergraduate interested in working in the banking industry who has completed at least two years of college and pursuing a degree in accounting, business, finance, economics, banking or a related area of business at an accredited four-year college or university.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Church, Church, Hittle and Antrim Scholarship Central Indiana Community Foundation
key information
  • 500 - 20,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Law|Medicine|Accounting|Ministry|
  • School (K-12): |Westfield High School, Westfield, IN|
  • School (College): |Vocational School|Technical School|Trade School|College or University|
background
The law firm of Church, Church, Hittle and Antrim in Noblesville established this scholarship to encourage students to pursue degrees in the areas of accounting, law, medicine or ministry. This scholarship is open to current or former Westfield High School students pursuing study in the field of accounting, law, medicine or ministry at a college, university, vocational, technical or trade school. Applicants must demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.5
key information
  • 1,000 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Accounting|
  • School (College): |Community College|North Carolina|College or University in North Carolina|
background
The scholarship was established by the generous donations of NCACPA members to award deserving North Carolina accounting students.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.0
key information
  • 500 - 2,200
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Accounting|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College or University|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Activities|
background
The NSA Scholarship Foundation was established in 1969 to help accounting students with the increasing costs of higher education. The scholarship is open to undergraduate students enrolled in accounting at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the United States. Applicants must exhibit leadership and community involvement and demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
key information
  • 3,000
  • 1 award
  • June 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Business Administration|Marketing|Accounting|Finance|Natural Science|Information Systems|
  • Residence: Live in |Fort Wayne, IN|Allen, IN| as a |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): Attend a |Four-year|College|Historically black colleges and universities|United Negro College Fund Affiliated| in |Indiana|
background
The Fort Wayne Indiana Scholarship Program is awarded to was established by the Ft. Wayne Indiana Leadership Council in partnership with UNCF. Preference will be given to students pursuing major in the natural sciences, accounting, finance, marketing, informational systems or business management related studies
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
key information
  • 5,000
  • 2 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Business Administration|Marketing|Business|Accounting|Finance|Human Resources|Business Operations|
  • School (K-12): |Troy High School, Troy, OH|Troy Christian High School, Troy, OH|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College or University|
background
This scholarship was started to benefit a student from Troy High School and a student from Troy Christian High Schoo planning to attend an accredited two-year or four-year college or university. Applicants must be pursuing a degree in business, i.e., management, accounting/finance, human resources, marketing, operations, etc.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details MBE CPA Scholarship Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
key information
  • 500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Accounting|
  • School (K-12): |Wisconsin Dells High School, Wisconsin Dells, WI|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school graduate|
background
MBE CPAs Scholarship is a $500 scholarship awarded to a chosen Wisconsin Dells High School graduate planning to pursue an accountingprofession.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details CHCI-Tyson Foods Scholar-Intern Program Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, Inc.
key information
  • 2,500
  • 50 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Major: Study |Business Administration|Journalism|Accounting|Computer Science|Communications|Marketing Media|
  • Residence: |Permanent Legal U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|Four-year|
background
The sholarship program is designed to allow students to not only receive monetary support for their education, but also gain hands-on experience during a 13-week internship during summer at Tyson Foods Office in Chicago, Illinois. It is open to open to undergraduate juniors OR MBA candidates with at least one year of full-time enrollment remaining in their program.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
key information
  • 1,500
  • 1 award
  • Apr-30-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Accounting|
  • School (College): |US Accredited Institution|Four-year|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
background
Online Accounting Degree Programs Scholarship is a $1,500 fund given to incoming college freshman, sophomore, junior or senior students. The award aims to help the students to pursue an accounting field. The scholarship amount can be used to cover tuition fees of the student awardees.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Butler Business Scholarship Allegan County Community Foundation
key information
  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Marketing|Business|Accounting|Management|Finance|
  • School (K-12): |Saugatuck High School, Saugatuck, MI|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
background
This scholarship was established to benefit Saugatuck High School Seniors pursuing a Bachelors Degree in Business. Applicants must enroll in an accredited college or university as a full-time student.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
key information
  • 1,500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Economics|Finance/banking|Accounting|
  • School (K-12): |Trinity High School, Euless, TX|Lawrence D Bell High School, Hurst, TX|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
background
The Analytical Masterminds Scholarship is one of the scholarships under The CaliberCares Scholarships Program. The scholarship donated by the Internal Audit Team is offered to a student graduating from Trinity High School or L.D. Bell High School (Euless, Texas). The program aims to help students achieve their educational goals.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
key information
  • 2,500
  • 2 awards
  • July 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Business Administration|Political Science|Business|Accounting|Public Policy|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Asian|Asian-American|
  • School (College): |any california college|any california university|
background
Established in honor of former California state treasurer, Matt Fong, the scholarship strives to enhance, develop and promote the professional lives and careers of dedicated Asian Americans in the field of public finance.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Marlene & Henry Bauer Scholarship Community Foundation of North Central Washington
key information
  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Marketing|Business|Accounting|Management|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Chelan, WA|Douglas, WA|Okanogan, WA|
  • School (College): Attend a |Community College|
background
Marlene & Henry Bauer Scholarship is a $4,000 scholarship fund given to a student. The fund is distributed for four years. The awardee must be a graduating senior of Chelan, Douglas or Okanogan county high school. A non-traditional student may also apply.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 5.0
key information
  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Architecture|Nursing|Medicine|Physical Therapy|Accounting|Dentistry|Counseling|Drafting|Physician's Assistant|Pharmacy|Culinary Arts|Teaching|Automotive|Public Safety|Surveying and Mapping|Mental Health|Agricultural Sciences|Applied Occupations|Bookkeeping|Fire Science|
  • School (K-12): |Healdsburg High School, Healdsburg, CA|
  • Residence: Live in |Sonoma, CA|
background
The Carlisle Van Ornum/H.E.L.P. Scholarship Fund - Healdsburg is awarded to graduating high school senior or graduates of Healdsburg High School. Applicants must be pursuing major in medical, dental, nursing, physician assistant, pharmacy, physical therapy, teaching, culinary, accounting, bookkeeping, automotive, fire science,public safety, agricultural sciences, mental health, counseling, architectural, drafting, engineering, surveying
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.0
key information
  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Economics|Business|Accounting|Finance|Insurance|Risk Management|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian / Asian American / Pacific Islander|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • School (College): |US Accredited Institution|Four-year|
background
Surety and Fidelity Industry Intern and Scholarship Program for Minority Students (SFIISP) is given to minority students who are pursuing a major in insurance/risk management, accounting, economics, or business/finance. The program provides an up to $5,000 fund annually to outstanding students who meets the identified eligibility. The aim of the program is to give minority students financial support and exposure to surety/fidelity industry.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.0
key information
  • 1,000
  • 2 awards
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Accounting|
  • Residence: Live in |Kanawha, WV|Putnam, WV|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
key information
  • 500
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Business Administration|Marketing|Accounting|Finance|Human Resources|Supply Chain Management|Operations|
  • Residence: |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
background
This scholarship was established to benefit students pursuing a Master of Business Administration Degree. Students must be enrolled (or accepted) in an accredited college or university and planning on continuing the next year.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details John M. & Mary A. Shanley Memorial Scholarship Southwest Florida Community Foundation
key information
  • 5,000
  • 4 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Law|Architecture|Agriculture|Medicine|Accounting|Computer Science|Dentistry|Teaching|Ministry|
  • School (K-12): |High School|Charlotte, FL|Hendry, FL|
  • Residence: Live in |Lee, FL|
background
The John M. & Mary A. Shanley Memorial Scholarship is awarded to graduate from a high school in Charlotte, Hendry, or Lee counties. Applicants must be studying medicine, law, dentistry, teaching (math & science), ministry, engineering, accounting, agriculture, architecture, or computer science.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
key information
  • 975
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Accounting|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public|Private| in |Charlotte, FL|Collier, FL|Glades, FL|Hendry, FL|
  • Residence: Live in |Lee, FL|
background
Chet and Janett Perry Rotary Club of Fort Myers Scholarship is given to a student who is a graduate of a public or private high school in Charlotte, Collier, Hendry, Glades or Lee counties. The scholarship provides a $975 fund to support a student pursuing a career in accounting.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
Showing 1-20 of 73 scholarships