John L. Carey Scholarships

The John L. Carey Scholarship provides financial assistance (five awards of $5000 each) to liberal arts and non-business degree holders who are pursuing both graduate studies in accounting and the CPA licensure. This award is funded by the  Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (AICPA) Foundation and is intended to encourage students with little or no previous accounting education to consider professional accounting careers

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Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents who will have earned a liberal arts or other non-business undergraduate degree (with less than 12 credits in accounting) prior to enrolling in a graduate accounting program, and will be enrolled in that program full-time during the award year.

Typical Deadline:

March 1st