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NCCPA Foundation Scholarships

Offered by NCACPA & NC CPA Foundation Inc.

Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Oct 4, 2023
Multiple awards worth


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.

October 2024

Scholarship Overview

The NCCPA Foundation Scholarships offer three levels of scholarships: Community College, Undergraduate, and Graduate. They are open to open to undergraduates pursuing a course of study and degree in accounting in North Carolina, students enrolled at North Carolina community colleges who are pursuing an associate degree in accounting with the intent to enroll in a four-year program and have the potential to become a CPA, and students entering or enrolled in graduate programs in North Carolina that will allow them to achieve the accounting concentration required to sit for the CPA Exam, respectively.

While all applicants must be North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants (NACACPA) members, student membership is free. Applications are encouraged from applicants who enjoy finding practical significance in abstract ideas, have strong interpersonal skills, and are technologically adept, highly disciplined, and equally productive whether working alone or with others. If this sounds like you, and you’re passionate about accounting, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.

About NCACPA & NC CPA Foundation Inc.

For a century now, NCACPA's primary focus has been providing superior member service. With guidance from the NCACPA Board of Directors, committees, local areas, and established strategic plan, they strive to successfully serve the accounting profession and their local community. They're dedicated to monitoring changes within the profession and ensuring members receive necessary resources and updates.

Eligibility information

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

Grade Level

College & Graduate Students

Academic Interest



North Carolina

Application information

To apply for this scholarship, submit the below application materials before the deadline.


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Scholarship FAQ

Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact NCACPA & NC CPA Foundation Inc. at exper[email protected].

Is this scholarship renewable?

Yes, the NCCPA Foundation Scholarships is renewable.

Where can I find help writing my scholarship essay?

For help writing the essay component of this scholarship application, check out our guides How to Write a Winning Scholarship Essay and How to Start a Scholarship Essay (With Examples).
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