The 2018 Scholarship Application Window is Now Open – Scholarship applications are due April 1, 2018.
The Foundation awards scholarships to undergraduates who are U.S. or Canadian citizens majoring in accounting at an accredited two- or four-year college or university in the United States. Since it was formed in 1969, the NSA Scholarship Foundation has awarded over $1 million to dedicated students pursuing a career in the accounting profession.
In 2017, The Foundation awarded over $37,950 to 30 deserving students. Applicants for awards are judged on the basis of scholastic achievement, demonstrated leadership ability, and financial need. They must have a “B” (3.0 on a 4.0 scale) or better grade point average.
Scholarships typically range from $500 – $2,500.
For eligibility requirements, award details, selection requirements and more, download the: NSA Scholarship Guidelines & FAQs
Spread the word to tax and accounting students! More information can be found at www.nsacct.org/scholarships
Accreditation in Accountancy
ACAT credentials can help you build your career in tax and accounting.
For students nearing graduation or new to the accounting profession, the Accreditation Council for Accountancy and Taxation (ACAT), which is affiliated with NSA, offers an Accredited Business Accountant (ABA) credential.
No experience is required to take the ACAT Comprehensive Examination that leads to the ABA credential. However, two years of college-level accounting and one year of accounting experience are required to earn the credential.
Learn more and find out which credential is right for you at http://www.acatcredentials.org