Scholarships Available Feb – March 2023

Arkansas Society of CPAs Scholarship • Approx $1200 to 6 students

Notify your intent ASAP • Applications Due February 1, 2023

Six UCA Accounting majors that meet eligibility requirements WILL BE AWARDED this scholarship. Eligibility: accounting major, completed 75 hours including 12 in accounting, 3.5 GPA. Winners are announced in late spring, and the scholarship pays out in Summer 2023 and/or Fall 2023.

To Apply: Complete attached application and return to Accounting Department by February 1.

AICPA Legacy Scholarships

Apply by March 15, 2023

If you want to pursue a career in accounting, then don’t miss out on this opportunity to fund your CPA journey. Apply today for the AICPA Legacy Scholarships for up to $10,000* in funds toward your education.

All it takes is one application for all five scholarships.

  • American Woman’s Society of Certified Public Accountants (AWSCPA) Scholarship
  • AICPA Scholarship for Minority Accounting Students
  • AICPA Foundation Two-year Transfer Scholarship
  • AICPA Foundation Scholarship for Future CPAs
  • AICPA John L. Carey Scholarship

To Apply:

Beta Alpha Psi Diversity Equity Inclusion Scholarship

Beta Alpha Psi have over 300 chapters in the US and service many communities. In an effort to expand representation in these communities, the AICPA Foundation has approved BAP for a grant to help us to broaden our membership inclusion of underrepresented minority students. For the 2022-2023 year, recipients of this scholarship will receive $75 for the one-time BAP international membership fee. Applicants must be eligible to join Beta Alpha Psi by meeting these requirements:

  • Are members of underrepresented racial or ethnic groups
  • Majoring in accounting, finance, business analytics, or information systems
  • Obtained an overall GPA of 3.0
  • An active candidate in UCA’s Beta Alpha Psi Chapter (Fall 2023 or Spring 2024)

If you would like to apply: Contact Dr. McKnight (

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