Get matched with vetted scholarships and enter our
By signing up, I agree to Scholarships360’s Terms of Service, Privacy Policy, and Scholarship Rules.
Start typing in the text field above
Load More
Scholarship Review Process

The Scholarships360 Research Team reviews all scholarships individually and strives to exclude any scholarship where any of the below applies:

  • The scholarship requires a fee to apply
  • The scholarship provider’s privacy policy allows for the misuse of student data
  • The scholarship requires paid membership in an organization (with certain exceptions for reputable trade organizations and others)
  • Student are required to sign up for a site or service to apply*
  • The scholarship seems primarily used for lead generation** or idea harvesting purposes***
  • The scholarship website has many grammatical errors and/or advertisements
  • The scholarship or scholarship providing organization seem untrustworthy
  • There is no evidence the scholarship was previously awarded
  • The scholarship has not been awarded in the past 12 months
  • There is no available contact information

If you believe a scholarship has been published in error, please reach out to [email protected] and we’ll take a look!


* There are certain exceptions to this, for example if the sponsoring organization is a major corporation or nonprofit with its own scholarship application system.
** Lead generation scholarships will require students to sign up for an app or website and require minimal (if any) application requirements.
***Idea harvesting scholarships will require students to submit blog posts or other materials that companies may use for marketing purposes.

Learn about our editorial policies
Advertiser disclosure

Student-centric advice and objective recommendations

Higher education has never been more confusing or expensive. Our goal is to help you navigate the very big decisions related to higher ed with objective information and expert advice. Each piece of content on the site is original, based on extensive research, and reviewed by multiple editors, including a subject matter expert. This ensures that all of our content is up-to-date, useful, accurate, and thorough.

Our reviews and recommendations are based on extensive research, testing, and feedback. We may receive commission from links on our website, but that doesn’t affect our editors’ opinions. Our marketing partners don’t review, approve or endorse our editorial content. It’s accurate to the best of our knowledge when posted. You can find a complete list of our partners here.

AICPA Scholarship for Minority Accounting Students

Offered by Association of International Certified Professional Accountants

Reviewed by Brian GeigerLast updated Jan 31, 2023
Multiple awards worth

$10,000

Grade level

College & Graduate Students

Expected deadline:

This scholarship might not currently be accepting applications. Most scholarship programs only accept applications a few months ahead of their annual deadline. We’ve estimated this deadline based on last year’s deadline in order to help you plan out your scholarship applications.

March 2024

Scholarship Overview

Are you a minority student interested in accounting? You might consider applying for the AICPA Scholarship for Minority Accounting Students! This scholarship is open to college and graduate students who identify as racial or ethnic minorities and have completed at least 30 hours of college coursework. This program is funded by the American Institute of CPAs, 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. Recipients receive individual awards of up to $5,000 per academic year; scholarship aid may be used only for the payment of expenses that directly relate to obtaining an accounting education. If you’re a minority student with a passion for accounting, we encourage you to apply!

Eligibility information

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

Grade Level

College & Graduate Students

Citizenship

US Citizens, Permanent Residents

Minimum GPA

3.0

Race/Ethnicity

Black/African, Hispanic/Latino, Native American, Asian/Pacific Islander

Academic Interest

Accounting

Application information

Applications are accepted online between December and March 1st on ThisWayToCPA. To apply, submit your online application and the below application materials before the deadline.

No essay

Proof of enrollment

Academic transcript

Letter of Recommendation

Discover similar scholarships by category

Confirm Eligibility

Create your Scholarships360 account to confirm your eligibility for the AICPA Scholarship for Minority Accounting Students. 0% Spam, 100% Free.

Scholarship FAQ

Is this scholarship open to international students?

No, this scholarship is only open to US Citizens and Permanent Residents.

Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

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

Is this scholarship renewable?

Yes, the AICPA Scholarship for Minority Accounting Students is renewable.

While you wait for this scholarship to reopen, try applying to some additional opportunities

Get Started

3 reasons to join scholarships360

  • Automatic entry to our $10,000 No-Essay Scholarship
  • Personalized matching to thousands of vetted scholarships
  • Quick apply for scholarships exclusive to our platform

By the way...Scholarships360 is 100% free!

Join For Free