Scholarships Available to Accounting Students!

Scholarships are available to Accounting Students and American Society of Women Accountants Members

If interested in applying, visit the “Scholarships” tab at: http://www.aswasandiego.org/ .

ASWA

 What is ASWA?

The mission of ASWA San Diego is to enable women in all accounting and related fields to achieve their full personal, professional and economic potential and to contribute to the future development of their profession.

Members include partners in national, regional and local CPA firms, financial officers, controllers, academicians, staff accountants, financial analysts, data processing consultants, recent college graduates, students, and women returning to the work force.

ASWA was formed in 1938 to increase the opportunities for women in all fields of accounting and finance. The first chapter was chartered in Indianapolis, Indiana.

The majority of our members have attained professional certifications such as CPA, CMA, CIA, and CFP.

The American Society of Women Accountants (ASWA) San Diego Chapter currently has the following scholarship awards available:

 

Scholarship awards available for the 2012-2013 School Year are as follows:

1)      Undergraduate Scholarship:  One $750 award to support the cost of attending 3rd, 4th, or 5th year when pursuing an accounting, finance or related Bachelor’s degree.

2)      Associate or Certificate Scholarship:  One $500 award to support the cost of attending 1st or 2nd year when pursuing an accounting, finance or related Associates Degree or to support the cost of attending a Certificate program in Accounting.

In addition to the scholarship award, all scholarship recipients will be eligible to attend ASWA San Diego’s meetings and events at the member price for one year from the date of award.

 Eligibility

  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in the appropriate educational program
  • Applicants must maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better.

How do I find out more and apply?

  • Specific scholarship criteria as well as the Scholarship Application can be found by visiting the ASWA San Diego website at www.aswasandiego.org

Deadline for applying is JANUARY 31, 2013.  Applications postmarked after this date will not be considered.  Questions may be directed to Pebbles 

Dumon, ASWA Treasurer & Scholarship Chair, at pebblesdumon@communitycatalysts.net.

If interested in applying, visit the “Scholarships” tab at: http://www.aswasandiego.org/ .

Scholarship awards available from the ASWA National Education Foundation for the 2013-201

4 School Year are as follows:

1)      Undergraduate Scholarship.  This is to support the cost of attending 3rd, 4th, or 5th year when pursuing an accounting or finance degree.  This opportunity is open to the public and applications must be submitted to the San Diego chapter.

2)      Master’s Scholarship.  This is for those attending an accredited College or University enrolled in a master’s program, and is pursuing an accounting or finance degree.  This opportunity is open to the public and applications must be submitted to the San Diego chapter.

MEMBER Scholarship awards available from the ASWA National Education Foundation to be awarded seasonally in the Fall and Spring are as follows: 

1)      Certification.  To support the exam fees of ASWA members for any one of the following certifications:  CPA, CFP, CFE, CIA, CMA, or CVA.

2)      CPAexcel Review.  To provide registration for a CPAexcel CPA Review Course.

3)      PhD Scholarship.  To cover the cost of research for a student seeking a PhD degree in accounting.

Eligibility:

  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in the appropriate educational program
  • For Undergraduate or Master’s Scholarships, applicants must maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better.
  • For Member Scholarships, applicants must be a current member of ASWA.

If interested in applying, visit the “Scholarships” tab at: http://www.aswasandiego.org/ .

 

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