This scholarship is for African American college juniors, seniors, and graduate students who are planning to complete their final year of education needed to sit for the CPA Exam in Illinois within three years of the application date. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be enrolled in an Illinois college or university, have a 3.0 GPA, demonstrate progress in a course of study in accounting, permanently reside in Illinois, and be US citizens or permanent residents. The scholarship covers the costs of tuition and fees and can include up to $500 in expenses for books and required classroom materials. The scholarship does not cover costs of CPA Exam review courses. Students who receive a full-tuition waiver or reimbursement for tuition are not eligible for this scholarship.
How easy is it to apply?
Not too bad
This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.
How much competition is there?
This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.
GPA: Is this you?
Class Year: Is this you?
- College junior
- College senior
- Master's-level study
- Doctoral-level study
Home State: Is this you?
College Major: Is this you?
- Accounting and Business/Management
- Finance, General
- Accounting and Finance
- Accounting and Computer Science
- Banking and Financial Support Services
- Finance and Financial Management Services, Other
- Financial Planning and Services
- Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
- Accounting and Related Services, Other
Ethnicity: Is this you?
- African American
Must attend a college or university in Illinois.