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Scholarship Name Scholarship Value Deadline
Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme for International Students at College of Business 2017/2018 $69,096 12/18/2017

Description: The Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme is inviting applications from  talented students from around the world to undertake PhD studies at the College of Business,City University of Hong Kong .

Scarlett Family Foundation Scholarship $15,000 December 15

Applicant must be a high school senior or college freshman, sophomore, or junior who will graduate or have graduated from high school in Middle Tennessee and will be enrolling in a four-year not-for-profit college or university. Applicant must be a business major or STEM major and be able to demonstrate financial need. Minimum 2.5 GPA required.
Based on continued positive academic performance
Study areas: business, business related, science, technology, engineering, math

HSF/Marathon Oil Corporation College Scholarship Program $10,000 November 1

Applicant must be a United States citizen or legal permanent resident with a permanent resident card or passport stamped I-551 who is of Hispanic American, African American, Asian Pacific Islander American, or American Indian/Alaskan Native heritage and is enrolled as a sophomore or senior college student with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Sophomore applicants must be majoring in engineering (civil, chemical, electrical, geotechnical, mechanical, or petroleum), geology, geophysics, accounting, marketing, global procurement or supply chain management, environmental health and safety, energy management or petroleum land management, or transportation and logistics; senior applicants must be planning to earn a Master's degree in geology or geophysics. Recipient must agree to participate in a possible paid summer internship opportunity with Marathon Oil Corporation. FAFSA is required. Program will begin as of fall 2009.
Study areas: accounting, energy management or petroleum land management, engineering, environmental health and safety, geology, geophysics, global procurement or supply chain management, marketing, transportation and logistics

High School Scholarship $10,000 December 21

Applicant must be a New Jersey resident attending a New Jersey High School and intending to major in accounting in College. Application, transcript, SAT scores and essay are required to be submitted.
Renewable for up to four years if recipient maintains a minimum 3.0 GPA in major.
Study areas: accounting

University of Leeds Full and Partial Scholarships for International Students in UK, 2017 £6000 12/18/2017

Description: Leeds University Business School offers full and partial scholarships to pursue master’s degree programme. These scholarships are open to EU and international students for studies commencing in September 2017. If students are an international student and/or English is not their first language, they need to pass an approved test to demonstrate that their level of English is suitable for postgraduate study.

Regents Professional Opportunity Scholarship $5,000 May 31

Applicant must be beginning or already enrolled in an approved degree-bearing program of study in New York State that leads to licensure in a particular profession. Purpose of award is to increase representation of minority and disadvantaged individuals in New York State licensed professions.
Repaid through a service obligation.
Study areas: acupuncture, architecture, athletic trainer, audiology, certified public accountancy, chiropractic, dental hygiene, dietetics/nutrition, interior design, landscape architecture, law, massage therapy, midwifery, nurse practitioner

Les Watts Memorial Scholarship $5,000 June 30

Applicant must from Bakersfield, CA who is enrolled in an accounting program or have declared accounting as a major or area of concentration. Minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA and 3.25 GPA in accounting courses required.
Study areas: accounting

HSF/Verizon Scholarship Program $5,000 July 20

Applicant must be a United States citizen or legal permanent resident with a permanent resident card or passport stamped I-551 who is of Hispanic heritage and is a sophomore, junior, or senior enrolled as a full-time student with a minimum 3.0 GPA in a degree-seeking program at an accredited college or university in the United States, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, or Guam. FAFSA and resume are required. Program will begin as of fall 2009. Recipient may have the opportunity to participate in a summer internship with the Verizon Foundation.
Study areas: accounting, business, economics, engineering (civil, electrical, industrial, or mechanical), finance, human resource management, computer electronics, computer engineering, computer information systems, computer programming, computer science, information technology, management information systems, marketing, network administration

University of Brighton International Postgraduate Students Scholarships 2017/2018 £5,000 07/31/2017

Applications are now open for international students to apply for the University of Brighton scholarships. For 2017 entry, there are 30 University of Brighton international scholarships available to new, full-time international postgraduate taught-degree students.

Accounting or Finance Scholarship $5,000 August 30

Applicant must be a legal U.S. resident currently enrolled as a full-time student at an accredited university or business school in the United States. Essay on the following questions is required: What compels you to study accounting, business and/or finance? What is your end goal, and how do you think you will make a difference in this field? Minimum 3.5 GPA required.
Awarded two times per year.
Study areas: accounting, business, finance

Risk Management Association (RMA) Foundation Scholarship $5,000 November 17

Applicant must be a U.S. or Canadian citizen who is a current undergraduate student interested in pursuing a career in the banking industry and has completed a minimum of two years of college majoring in accounting, business, finance, economics, banking, or related fields of study. Must be a full-time student with a minimum 3.0 GPA.
Renewable until bachelor's degree is earned if recipient maintains 3.0 GPA and full-time student status
Study areas: accounting, banking, business, economics, finance

University of Brighton Scholarships (Worth £5,000) For 30 International Students, 2017/2018- Apply £5,000 12/28/2017

Description: Applications are now open for international students to apply for the University of Brighton scholarships. For 2017 entry, there are 30 University of Brighton international scholarships available to new, full-time international postgraduate taught-degree students.

Kerr McGee Corporation Student Scholarship $4,000 December 17

Applicant must be an Oklahoma resident. Selection is based upon merit.
Renewable for one additional year.
Study areas: accounting

Crush The CPA Exam Scholarship $3,295 November 29

Help one accounting student become a CPA.

Elba L. and Gene Portteus Branigin Foundation Endowed Scholarship $3,000 December 1

Applicant must be a graduate of an Indiana high school who will major in accounting, business, economics, political science or pre-law at Franklin College.
Renewable with satisfactory academic progress.
Study areas: accounting, business, economics, political science, pre-law

CPAexcel Scholarship $2,500 November 30

Applicants must be full-time or part-time college juniors or seniors or graduate students who are taking at least one accounting course. Selection is based on a random drawing.

Scotiabank Scholarship $2,500 December 1

Applicant must have completed their second year of study in entrepreneurship and/or accounting, demonstrate financial need, be in good academic standing and meet Ontario residency requirements.

John T. Steed Accounting Scholarship $2,500 December 17

Selection is based upon GPA, class rank, test scores, and commitment to accounting, and must demonstrate financial need.
Award is for four years.
Study areas: accounting

Deloitte & Touche Scholarship $2,100 November 15

Applicant must demonstrate the academic and leadership skills required to succeed in public accounting.
Renewable for one year if recipient maintains satisfactory progress.
Study areas: accounting

Jim Martin Scholarship Fund $2,000 June 1

Applicant must be majoring in accounting who has a potential in the ministry of business. Financial need is required.
Study areas: accounting

New Hampshire Society of CPAs Scholarship $2,000 November 30

Applicant must be a New Hampshire resident who is a college senior or graduate student pursuing a degree in accounting or business.
Study areas: accounting, business

HSF/Wells Fargo Scholarship Program $2,000 December 15

Applicant must be a United States citizen or legal permanent resident with a permanent resident card or passport stamped I-551 who is of Hispanic heritage and is a current sophomore enrolled full-time with a minimum 3.0 GPA at a four-year accredited college or university in the United States; selected recipient must be enrolled as a junior during the award year. FAFSA is required. Program will be open as of fall 2009.
Study areas: accounting, business, economics, information technology (computer engineering, computer information systems, and MIS)

Peninsula Chapter James Shank Memorial Scholarship $1,500 May 31

Applicant must be a graduate of an Olympic Peninsula-area high school or a current resident of the Peninsula Chapter area including Belfair, Clallum, Jefferson, Kitsap, and Mason counties, Wash., and must be attending a college or university in Washington State. Minimum 2.75 GPA required.
Renewable if recipient maintains satisfactory academic progress.
Study areas: accounting

Gordon Scheer Accounting Scholarship $1,250 June 30

Applicant must be an accounting major attending an accredited Colorado college or university who has completed at least eight semester hours of accounting courses, including one intermediate course. Applicant must have a minimum 3.5 GPA. Selection is based upon scholastic achievement.
Recipient must reapply for renewal.
Study areas: accounting

TechChecks Business Leadership Scholarship $1,000 June 15

Applicants must be high school seniors or current college students pursuing a degree in Business Administration or other business-related field. Minimum 3.5 GPA required. Students must be U.S. citizens and preference will be given to those who are female, have a disability, or belong to one of the following minority groups: African American, Hispanic/Latino, Asian American/Pacific Islander or Native American/American Indian (must provide proof of membership to a tribe). Students must submit an essay on the topic provided. Essay selection will be based on the quality of research, originality and presentation.
Study areas: MBA, business administration, marketing, accounting

Ethnic Diversity Accounting Scholarship (Undergraduate/Graduate) $1,000 June 30

Applicant must be African-American, Asian-American, Native American, or of Hispanic or Pacific Island descent, and must be an accounting major attending an accredited Colorado college or university who has completed at least eight semester hours of accounting courses, including one intermediate course. Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Selection is based upon scholastic achievement and financial need.
Recipient must reapply for renewal.
Study areas: accounting

Startup Scholarship $1,000 July 15

Applicant must be a United States citizen or permanent resident who is an undergraduate student majoring in business, management, accounting, or a related field or a student pursuing an M.B.A. Minimum 3.0 GPA and essay are required.
Study areas: accounting, business administration, management

The Kaplan Group Annual Scholarship $1,000 July 27

Applicant must be an undergraduate or graduate student pursuing a business or law-oriented degree program (accounting, business administration, economics, entrepreneurship, finance, law, management). Minimum 2.5 GPA required.
Study areas: accounting, business administration, economics, entrepreneurship, finance, law, management

Women in Finance Scholarship $1,000 October 17

Applicant must be a female junior undergraduate student at a four-year university pursuing a degree in finance, economics, or accounting. Must be full-time student. Minimum 3.2 GPA, resume, transcript, and letter of recommendation required.
Study areas: accounting, economics, finance

Linda Weddle Memorial Scholarship $1,000 December 17

Applicant must be a woman and a U.S. citizen with demonstrated excellence in the classroom.
Study areas: accounting

Association of Investment Management and Research (AIMR) Scholarship $500 October 6

Applicant must be registered into the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) program and enrolled for the Level 1 exam.
Study areas: accounting

Couponbirds "Help to Save" Scholarship $500 10/21/2017

To assist students in reducing their tuition fee burden and collect their smart ways of saving money, couponbirds starts the Couponbirds "Help to Save" Scholarship program. The most sparkling idea and response will be drawn to present at our site and rewarded with prize.

AfterCollege Business Student Scholarship $500 March 31; June 30; September 30; December 31

Applicant must be currently seeking a bachelors, masters, or doctorate degree as a full-time student in the field of business at an accredited institution. Business can include (but is not limited to): accounting, advertising, business administration, economics, finance, human resources, international relations, management, political science, public relations, etc. Minimum 3.0 GPA and good standing in program required. Applicant must click the blue Apply button on the AfterCollege application page and complete their AfterCollege profile which will be the criteria (with specific emphasis on the personal statement) used to determine the recipient of the award.
Awarded quarterly.
Study areas: business

AfterCollege Finance and Insurance Careers Scholarship $500 March 31; June 30; September 30; December 31

Applicant must be a current student working toward a bachelor's, master's or doctorate degree in: accounting, actuarial sciences, banking, economics, finance, financial management, insurance, risk management, or related majors. Minimum 3.0 GPA and good standing in program required. Applicant must click the blue Apply button on the AfterCollege application page and complete their AfterCollege profile which will be the criteria (with specific emphasis on the personal statement) used to determine the recipient of the award.
Awarded quarterly.
Study areas: accounting, actuarial sciences, banking, economics, finance, financial management, insurance, risk management, or related majors

Lowry Awards for Women of Excellence Unspecified May 31

To provide assistance to women of all ages in pursuit of their goals in the fields of water, power, finance, energy, accounting, healthcare, safety and/or community relations.

2017 International Full Scholarship for Postgraduate Degree Programme at The University of Brighton in UK Unspecified 05/31/2017

The University of Brighton is offering International Full Scholarship for pursuing a postgraduate taught degree programme for the 2017-2018 academic year. Applicants must also be a national from, and currently reside in, one of the following countries: Bangladesh, Brazil, India, Nigeria, Pakistan, or Vietnam. The aim of the University of Brighton postgraduate scholarship is to enable and encourage academically able students from any nationality. The University of Brighton is a university of 20,685 students and 2,700 staff based on five campuses in Brighton, Eastbourne, and Hastings on the south coast of England.

Full tuition fee International Scholarship at The University of Brighton 2017-2018 Unspecified 05/31/2017

For 2017 entry, there is one University of Brighton full tuition fee international scholarship available to new, full-time international postgraduate taught-degree students who have graduated with a first-class degree or equivalent. Applicants must be nationals from, plus currently reside in, one of the following countries: Bangladesh, Brazil, India, Nigeria, Pakistan, or Vietnam. The aim of the University of Brighton postgraduate scholarship is to enable and encourage academically able students from any nationality. The University of Brighton is a university of 20,685 students and 2,700 staff based on five campuses in Brighton, Eastbourne, and Hastings on the south coast of England. Most postgraduate courses require an overall IELTS score of at least 6.5 with no element less than 5.5.

Tuition Fee Waiver International Full Scholarship for Postgraduate Students at University of Brighton, UK 2017 Unspecified 05/31/2017

The University of Brighton offers International Full Scholarship for postgraduate taught degree programme  2017-2018 academic year for applicants who are nationals from, and currently reside in, one of the following countries: Bangladesh, Brazil, India, Nigeria, Pakistan, or Vietnam. The University of Brighton is a university of 20,685 students and 2,700 staff based on five campuses in Brighton, Eastbourne, and Hastings on the south coast of England. Scholarships are available for pursuing a postgraduate taught degree programme at the University of Brighton offered to different departments across the university, all offering a diverse range of courses. Worth of Award The scholarship is worth one year’s full tuition fee. Eligibility The following criteria must be met in order for applicants to be eligible for scholarship: To be eligible to apply for a scholarship you must be a new, full-time, international fee status student with a first-class degree or equivalent who holds an offer for a postgraduate taught degree with a minimum course duration of one year. You must also be a national from, and currently reside in, one of the following countries: Bangladesh, Brazil, India, Nigeria, Pakistan, or Vietnam. You must have applied for the course of your choice at the University of Brighton, and have been offered a place on that course for 2017 entry. Students studying graduate diplomas, pre-masters programmes, or equivalent, at University of Brighton partner colleges or those on PG Cert and PG Dip courses (excluding OSPAP, Law CPE PGDip and Accounting PGDip) are not eligible for this scholarship. The scholarship is not open to students who are fully sponsored. Existing international students are also not eligible unless starting a new postgraduate programme. Nationality: Students must also be a national from, and currently reside in, one of the following countries: Bangladesh, Brazil, India, Nigeria, Pakistan, or Vietnam.   How to Apply For the 2017 academic year, please email international scholarships-at-brighton.ac.uk with your University of Brighton student number in the subject line, and we will send you a scholarship application pack. The application form can then be returned electronically to the same email address or sent by post to the address indicated on the scholarship application form. Please note application forms will not be sent to students who do not have an offer of a full-time place with us. Application Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is May 31, 2017. Click here for more details and to apply

H.S. Burdette Jr. Endowed Scholarship Grant Unspecified June 15

Applicant must be in need of financial aid

J.K. Boatwright Jr. Scholarship Unspecified June 15

Applicant must be in need of financial aid and must show academic promise. Preference will be given to the applicant who is majoring in business or accounting.

HSF/Verizon Foundation Scholarship Unspecified July 10

Applicants must be of Hispanic heritage, be U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents and be undergraduate sophomores, juniors or seniors enrolled full-time at an accredited four-year institution located in the U.S., Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands or Guam. They must be majoring in accounting, business administration, finance, hospitality administration, human resources management, management, marketing, computer science, computer engineering, information technology, electrical engineering, industrial engineering or mechanical engineering. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Undergraduate Scholarships in Economics and Finance at The ICEF, HSE University – 2017 Unspecified 08/10/2017

This programme is taught entirely in English and consists of four years of study at the International College of Economics and Finance of the Higher School of Economics in Moscow, Russia. Scholarships are awarded annually in the amount of 75% – 15% tuition fee. First year’s scholarships are awarded on the basis of entry examination results, next years on the basis of good academic standing and high GPA. ICEF provides students with the special opportunity to study for two degrees, one Russian and one British, from the HSE and from the University of London. Graduates of this programme have a unique advantage in continuing their studies or in beginning their career anywhere in the world. The programme is implemented with the academic support of the London School of Economics and Political Science, combining top Russian and British standards of higher education in economics and finance. Every year, students sit the independent examinations of the UoL International Programmes and the internal examinations of HSE. During the first year, students sit the Advanced Placement tests in Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Calculus, and Statistics.

Virginia D. Bufkin Scholarship Unspecified September 15

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen and a degree-seeking student, have a minimum 3.0 GPA, and demonstrate financial need. Preference given to business/accounting majors (if not available, then open to any major).

Educational Assistance Commitment Grant Unspecified September 30

Applicant must be in fifth year of program leading to the CPA certificate at an Ohio school, and have earned at least 120 semester hours. Part-time students are also eligible for a partial grant. Selection is based upon financial need.
Study areas: accounting

Central Coast Chapter Scholarship Unspecified October 1

Applicant must be one of the following: (1) a Cuesta Community College or Hancock Community College applicant who has applied to an accredited four-year college or university with a concentration in accounting or (2) a Cal Poly - San Luis Obispo sophomore or junior accounting student. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.
Study areas: accounting

Deloitte & Touche Doctoral Fellowship Unspecified October 15

Applicant must be enrolled full-time at a U.S. institution.
$25,000 over two years
Study areas: Accounting

MSc Scholarship in Accounting and Finance at Edinburgh Business School, UK Unspecified 12/18/2017

University of Edinburgh Business School invites applications for partial fee scholarships for students commencing their studies in September 2017. These scholarships are open to citizens of all nationalities for pursuing MSc program. The University of Edinburgh Business School is the business school of the University of Edinburgh in Scotland. The university has offered business education since 1918, and the MBA degree since 1980. Applicants have or will have achieved the minimum required score in one of University’s accepted English language tests. Scholarships are available for pursuing MSc programme in the field of Accounting and Finance. Worth of Award The University of Edinburgh Business School is offering a number of scholarships covering part of the fees for students commencing the study of one of our Master’s courses in September 2017. Eligibility The scholarships will be available for all taught Masters courses and for all nationalities. Scholarships will be deducted from the tuition fees payable. Applicants who are fully sponsored by their employer or are in receipt of a full scholarship are not eligible for these scholarships. Individuals who have already accepted a scholarship from the University of Edinburgh will not be eligible to also accept a scholarship from the Business School. If however an individual has been given a partial scholarship from another source, not from the University of Edinburgh, then they will be eligible to accept one of the scholarships on offer from either the University of Edinburgh Business School or from the wider University of Edinburgh Scholarship on offer. How to Apply Applicants should apply via the University online system as soon as possible because the application process will be closed once the program is full. Applications which are received after final selection deadline will be considered at discretion if there are still places available. During the application process, they will be required to provide a number of supporting documents: Official transcript Degree certificate One academic or professional reference letter English language qualification Deadline: Deadlines for applicants applying to study in 2017/18 is 26 October 2016. Click here for more details and to apply

Mexican Government Scholarships Program for International Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students, 2017 Unspecified 12/28/2017

Description: On behalf of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Mexican Agency for International Development Cooperation (AMEXCID)invites foreign citizens to participate in the 2017 Mexican Government Scholarship Program (Merit Awards for International Students). The Mexican Government Scholarships (Academic studies) for International Students is for those who are interested in studying for a specialization, master’s degree or doctorate, conducting graduate-level research, or taking part in an undergraduate or graduate-level academic mobility program in Mexico. The scholarships are offered to more than 180 countries through a series of bilateral conventions, multilateral programs and special agreements. The scholarships of the Mexican Government present two programs: the scholarship for academic studies and the scholarship for special programs. Fields of study Scholarships are for ALL COURSES of human endeavor at ALL LEVELS available at participating institutions (EXCEPT the following academic programs – business administration, plastic surgery, accounting, marketing, dentistry and advertising, and related areas.) Eligibility Status Candidate Profile: Requirements for all applicants: Bachelors, Master’s or Ph.D. degree, as required by the program for which the scholarship is requested. Minimum grade point average of eight (8.0) on a scale of 0 to 10, or the equivalent, for the last academic degree received. Be accepted to or currently enrolled in a program at one of the participating Mexican institutions. Selection Criteria: Academic excellence of the candidate in the intended area of study. The intended field of study in Mexico is related to the applicant’s academic and job history. The area of study is important to and has a direct impact on the development of the applicant’s country. The program must relate to specific current or approved projects that have an impact on the development of the applicant’s country. The final decision on the scholarships is made solely by the Mexican government. Eligible groups Citizens of more than 180 countries (from Africa, North America, Latin America, the Caribbean, Europe, Asia, the Pacific, the Middle East, AND Non-self Governing Territories). See complete list of participating countries. Sponsorship duration The Scholarships are awarded on a yearly basis for a duration of up to: Undergraduate and graduate academic mobility programs: One academic term (quarter, trimester or semester) Postgraduate research and postdoctoral fellowships: 1 to 12 months (1 month minimum) Specialization studies: 1 year Masters degree studies: 2 years Ph.D. studies: 3 years Medical specialties and sub-specialties: 3 years Value of Scholarship Award The grant includes Monthly stipend, Registration fees and tuition (as established by the program at each institution), Health insurance, Round-trip international airfare at beginning and end of the scholarship, and Transportation from Mexico City to the host institution and back at the start and end of the scholarship (if studying outside of Mexico City.), How to Apply The admissions process of the Mexican institution and its letter of acceptance are independent of the scholarship program. Applicants are responsible for applying for admission directly to the academic program of interest. The applicant must present a nominating letter from his/her government for the scholarship application to be processed. Submission of an acceptance letter, a nominating letter and/or all of the required documents does not automatically result in a scholarship. Applicants must go through the scholarship selection process. The entire scholarship application process must be done at the Mexican embassy in the applicant’s country or at the concurrent embassy. NO APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED DIRECTLY FROM THE APPLICANTS. It is important to visit the official website (link to it is below) for complete information on how to apply for this scholarship. To Visit scholarship Web Page

University of Oulu Finland Scholarships for International Students, 2016/2017 Unspecified 12/28/2017

Description: The University of Oulu, Finland Scholarships are provided to academically talented international students. Students who are not citizens of an EU/EEA member state are liable to pay the tuition fee. The Finland scholarships are aimed at students studying for a Master’s degree in the University of Oulu two-year international Master’s programmes. The scholarship is for one academic year and covers the full international tuition fee. In order to retain the scholarship in the following year of study, a student must have completed 55 ECTS by the end of the previous academic year. If a student does not achieve this requirement, they will be liable to pay the full international tuition fee if they wish to complete their Master’s degree programme. An exception to this rule can be made if a student has been granted approved leave from studies (e.g. due to serious illness).

University of Oulu Finland Scholarships [Full-Tuition fee] for International Students 2017-Apply Now Unspecified 12/28/2017

Description: The University of Oulu International Master’s Scholarship Scheme (IM Scholarship) provides scholarships to academically talented international students. The scholarship is aimed at students studying for a Master’s degree in the University of Oulu two-year International Master’s programmes. The scholarship covers the full international tuition fee. University of Oulu IM Scholarships do not cover living costs. In order to retain the scholarship in the following year of study, a student must have completed 55 ECTS by the end of the previous academic year. If a student does not achieve this requirement during the first year of studies, they will be liable to pay the full international tuition fee for the second year if they wish to complete their Master’s degree programme. An exception to this rule can be made if a student has been granted approved leave from studies (e.g. due to serious illness)