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AICPA Foundation CPA Exam Scholarship

This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

Offered by Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (AICPA)

Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Apr 3, 2024
75 awards worth up to


Grade level

College Seniors & Graduate Students

Application deadline:

September 30, 2024

Scholarship Overview

Are you an AICPA Student Affiliate member or AICPA CPA Exam Candidate Affiliate member who is planning to pursue CPA licensure but is not currently a CPA and is seeking reimbursement for their CPA Exam and prepatory course costs? If so, the AICPA Foundation CPA Exam Scholarship may be a good opportunity for you! Each year, the scholarship awards up to $1,000 to 75 AICPA Student Affiliate members or AICPA CPA Exam Candidate Affiliate members to reimburse and assist with expenses for exam fees and CPA exam preparatory courses. If you’re an AICPA Member and aspiring CPA who would like help paying for their CPA exam or prepatory courses, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.

About Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (AICPA)

The American Institute of CPAs is the world’s largest member association representing the accounting profession, and has provided over $14 million in funding to over 8,000 accountants of underrepresented identities.

Eligibility information

This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

Grade Level

College Seniors & Graduate Students


Applicants must (1) be AICPA Student Affiliate members or AICPA CPA Exam Candidate Affiliate members and (2) be planning to pursue CPA licensure but not currently be a CPA.

Application information

In addition to the below application materials, interested students must submit proof of purchase of their CPA Exam preparatory courses/materials and a copy of their Notice To Schedule to sit for at least one part of the exam.

Academic transcript

Resume or CV

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For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (AICPA) at [email protected].

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