in Accounting Scholarship
Excellence in Accounting Scholarship of the New York State Society
of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA) and its Foundation for
Accounting Education (FAE) offers an annual scholarship to provide
financial assistance to deserving candidates who plan to enter the
accounting profession. Scholarships are $2500/$1500 for full/part-time
students. The FAE Excellence in Accounting Scholarship program will
only fund declared accounting with at least 84credits. Recipients
must apply yearly, the scholarship is not renewable. The program
is administered by FAE, a 501(c) (3) organization.
process for selecting awardees has changed. We are now establishing
a FAE Campus Ambassador at each college or university in New York
State with an approved 150 hour accounting curriculum. We do plan
to make awards for the Fall 2006 school year.
The Campus Ambassador
will work with the campus accounting department and the college
financial aid office to select 3 deserving candidates based on scholarship
and financial need. These candidates will then be forwarded to a
statewide selection committee. Each program is guaranteed at least
one scholarship. Additional scholarships will depend on the total
scholarships available in excess of the number of schools that have
an FAE Campus Ambassador.
will be provided by each campus ambassador. A list of these individuals
will be posted when the program operating
more about the New York State Society of CPAs and programs for future
CPAs, visit www.nysscpa.org.
For further information, please contact Joyce Lewis at (212) 719-8379
or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.