Foundation of Accounting & Financial Women's Alliance Scholarships
In addition to chapter scholarships, scholarships are available through The Foundation of Accounting & Financial Women's Alliance. Use the link below for the latest application or visit the Foundation website for additional information on national AFWA scholarships including the Paula Zanni Memorial Scholarship. Chapters submit applications to the Foundation for consideration of available scholarships.
Congratulations to Jevonne Shepherd for receiving the Paula Zanni Memorial Scholarship presented at the 2017 Women Who Count Conference! Visit our Facebook page for the video of Jevonne's speech sharing how the AFWA scholarship has impacted her.
Foundation of AFWA Academic Scholarships
The Foundation undergraduate and master’s scholarships that are to be awarded in Spring 2019, for students to apply towards tuition for the 2019-20 academic year are as follows:
- Undergraduate Scholarships - For those attending an accredited College or University in their 3rd, 4th, or 5th year of study, and are pursuing an accounting or finance degree.
- Master’s Scholarships - For those attending an accredited College or University enrolled in a master’s program, and is pursuing an accounting or finance degree.
Candidates submitting chapter scholarship applications who are eligible for Foundation scholarships will be considered by the scholarship committee while selecting nominations for the Foundation. Applications may also be submitted directly to The Foundation.
Foundation of AFWA Member Only Scholarships
The Foundation of AFWA provides several scholarships for members to continue their education and earn professional certifications.
- PhD Scholarships - For those AFWA members seeking a PhD in accounting.
- Certification Scholarships - For those AFWA members seeking professional certifications such as CPA, CMA, CIA, CFE, CFP and CVA.
Click the links above for the 2014 scholarship forms and submit directly to the Foundation by April 1, 2019.
Our association cannot offer these scholarships without the support of our members, the community and sponsors. If you are interested in helping us support our chapter scholarships, please email our Chapter Board.
If you would like to contribute directly to the Foundation, please visit their website www.afwa.org/foundation.