Business Scholarships

AICPA Scholarship Opportunities

*AICPA/Accountemps Student Scholarship*
Undergraduate or graduate students pursuing a degree in accounting, finance, or information systems.
Amount: $2500 (5 awarded)

For more information and application for each scholarship, visit


*AICPA Scholarship for Minority Students*
For undergraduate or graduate minority accounting students.
Amount: $5000 (130 awarded)

For more information and application for each scholarship, visit


*AICPA Fellowship for Minority Doctoral Students in Accounting* 

To qualify, an applicant must:
1. Have applied or been accepted into a doctoral degree program with a concentration in accounting
2. Have earned a Master's Degree and/or completed at least 3 years full-time experience in the practice of accounting
3. Be a CPA or plan to pursue the CPA credential
4.  Agree to attend school on a full-time basis until attaining one's doctoral degree 

Amount: $12,000

For more information or application, please visit

 *John L. Carey Scholarship*
Liberal Arts or other non-business related degree holders preparing to enter a graduate accounting program.
Amount: $5000 (10 awarded)

Buick Achievers Scholarship Program

The following are encouraged to apply:

-High school seniors adn current undergraduate

-Those who plan to enroll full-teim at a four-year college

-Those who plan to major in a field of study that focuses on engineering, technology, design, or business, with an interest in the automative industry.

Amount: 100 scholarships of up to $25,000

            1,000 scholarships at $2,000 each

DEADLINE: February 28

For more information and application, please visit Business Scholarship Award

Awarded to student pursuing degree in business.

Applicant must:

1. Be legal resident of United States

2. Be 16 years of age or older

3. Be enrolled or applying for enrollment in degree program

4. Consent nto allow to display your name, phototgraph, and educational aspirations if selected as winner

Amount: $500


For more information and application, please visit's website.



C.S. Oats Accounting Scholarship

Open to an accounting major in their third year of a five year program.

To apply, submit a letter to:

Parke County Community Foundation
115 Market Street, P.O. Box 276
Rockville, IN 47872
Phone: 765-569-7223
Fax: 765-569-5383

Amount: $250

DegreeDirectory Academic Business Scholarship is presenting its first Annual Undergraduate Academic Business Scholarship. It is for students pursuing a business related academic major.

Amount: $1000

For more information or application, please visit

DOMO Scholarship for Business Management

Domo will provide two scholarships of $2,500 each for college students who are studying business management and who show an interest in analytics.

To apply, please go to

Emitations Women in Business Scholarship

Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Legal Resident of the United States, may not be an employee of Marketing Advantages International, Inc. and must meet one of the following 2 criteria: 
  1. Incoming freshman
    Applicant must be a current high school student, graduating or earning a GED and have a cumulative high school grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4-point scale and must have taken either the ACT or SAT test. 

  2. Current freshman, sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduate students: 
    Applicant must have a cumulative college grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4-point scale, and be enrolled full-time at an accredited American college or university

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: December 15

For more information and application, please visit Emitations website.


Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship


    * Currently a full-time student in an accounting program who is preparing for a career in state and local government finance and who is in the process of completing at least their junior year.
    * Citizen or permanent resident of the United States or Canada.
    * Recommendation by student's academic advisor or the chair of the accounting program.
    * Student has not been a past winner of a scholarship administered by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada.

Amount: $6,000
DEADLINE: February 20

For more information and application, please visit and go to "Student Opportunities.

Graduate MBA scholarships

Provides list of over 50 scholarship opportunities.

GreenPal Business Scholarship

1. Applicant must be graduating high chool senior or currently enrolled in a college of business with a 3.0 or higher GPA
2. Applicant must demonstrate high ambition and desire to be an entrepreneur or business owner.
3. Applicant must have a declared major in the college of Business.
4. Funds must be used for full-time enrollment at accredited two or four-year colleges, Universities, vocational or technical schools in the United States.

Amount: $2,000 paid equally over 4 semesters ($500 per semester)


For more information and application, please visit GreenPal's website.


HubShout On-line Marketing Scholarship

The HubShout Online Marketing Scholarship is designed to help students who are on the path to a business or marketing career that will involve online marketing.

Students who have completed at least one year of post-secondary education and have at least a 3.0 GPA are invited to apply. A scholarship will be awarded to three qualified applicants ($1,000 each) who can best demonstrate a passion for online marketing.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: July 15-Novmeber 30 application period

For more information, please visit HubShout's website.

Indiana CPA Society Scholarship


1. The student must be a resident of Indiana, attending an ICI member institution, pursuing accounting studies and classes that will lead to a major in accounting or its equivalent, with a career interest in the accounting and finance field.
2. The student must be in good standing at their college/university and be on target to graduate no later than the final semester of the academic year following their application.

Amount: $1.000
DEADLINE: April 15 (form must be completed and returned to VU's Financial Aid Office by this date)

For more information or application, please visit The application is on the right=hand side.

Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance Scholarship

Applicant must be:

1.      A resident of the state of Indiana with full-time student status at an Indiana independent college or university

2.      A sophomore, junior or senior as of the 2009 fall semester with a GPA of 2.5 or higher

3.      Pursuing a degree in business, insurance, or related field intending to embark on a career in the insurance profession

4.      In need of the financial assistance provided by this scholarship

5.      In good standing at his or her institution of higher education

6.      Able to demonstrate involvement and leadership in campus activities

Amount: $1000
DEADLINE: November 25

For more information or application, please visit their website.

Indiana Women Public Finance Scholarship

Female students who are Indiana residents, entering their junior year in college. Open to students majoring in finance, public finance, law, government accounting, public policy and public management, or other related fields.

Amount: $1000
DEADLINE: March 31

To apply, please visit the Financial Aid Office.

Institute of Management Accountants

*IMA Memorial Education Fund Scholarships* (MEF)

The applicant must be an accounting or finance undergraduate or graduate student. They must be at taking at least 6 credit hours.
Amount: $1000 to $2500
DEADLINE: February 15

*Stuart Cameron and Margaret McLeod Memorial Scholarship* (SCMS)

The applicant must be an accounting or finance undergraduate or graduate student. They must be at taking at least 12 credit hours.
Amount: $5000
DEADLINE: February 15

For more information or application, please visit

James S. Kemper Foundation Scholarship

The Dean of the College of Business distributes applications to eligible students currently enrolled in that college and selects recipients.

Merchant Capital Access Inaugural Undergraduate Scholarship

Submit an essay on the topic choice found on their website.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: December 31 Business Scholarship

This scholarship is open to students pursuing business degrees in the following fields and have a desire to apply their learning in North Africa or the Middle East:

  • Business Administration
  • Information System Management
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Accounting
  • Human Resource Management
  • Entrepreneurship
Amount: $1000
DEADLINE: January 1
For more information, please visit Morroco Tours website.

Online Marketing Scholarship

In 1000 words or less, entrants must write about how online marketing affects today’s businesses and the global market. Applicants are scored based on their creative approach, application to a real world business setting, clarity of their message and supporting research, statements or quotes.

Amount: $1000
DEADLINE: September 30
For more information and application, please visit

On-Line MBA Academic Award

Applicants must be pursuing a degree with a an emphasis in business, including:

  • Master of Business Administration Programs
  • MBA Accounting Programs
  • MBA Finance Programs
  • MBA HR Management Programs
  • MBA International Business Programs
  • MBA Marketing Programs
  • MBA Supply Chain Management Programs
  • MBA Operations Management Programs
  • Bachelor of Business Administration Programs
  • Bachelor of Information Systems Management Programs
  • Bachelor of Marketing Programs
  • Bachelor of Finance Programs
  • Bachelor of Accounting Programs
  • Bachelor of Human Resource Management Programs
  • Bachelor of Entrepreneurship Programs
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent U.S. Resident.
  • Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university
  • Must have a minimum of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours to be completed (one more academic year).
  • Must consent to provide digital proof of identification if asked by
Amount: $500
DEADLINE: September 1 of each year
For more information and application, please go to

Online MBA Business Scholarship


  • Must be a US Citizen or Permanent U.S. Resident
  • Enrolled in an accredited college or university
  • Working towards a degree in the Business field
  • Consent to provide a digital photograph of self and quote for display on, if required to upon notification of winning the award.

Amount: $500
DEADLINE: October 1

For more information and application, please visit


Lynn Rhoades Scholarship Fund

Woman who is employed at least 20 hours per week and attending school at least half-time. For a female who is 25 years of age or older and has been Indiana resident for at least 1 year and majoring in accounting.
Amount: $500
DEADLINE: February 15
For more information or applications, please visit

SAP North America Scholarship Program

Eligibility requirements:

1. Currently enrolled as a full-time student
2. Student who is commencing their junior or senior year of study
3. Pursuing a bachelors degree in: Business, Computer Science, Mathematics, or Engineering
4. Cumulative G.P.A. of 3.5

Amount: $5000

For more information and application, go on-line to

Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS)

Independent Colleges of Indiana (ICI) is pleased to announce the 2013 Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) scholarship program. SMPS Indiana offers two $1,000 scholarship opportunities to undergraduate students who are residents of Indiana and majoring in marketing, public relations, management, or communications.

Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: Return application to Financail Aid Office by April 10

For more information, please vist their website. Scholarship for Finance and Economics is pleased to offer scholarships for students who are currently enrolled in finance, economics, or investment related fields and who are pursuing advanced education in these particular areas.
Amount: $1,000

DEADLINE: December 15

Vacation Roost Interactive Marketing Scholarship

The Interactive Marketing Scholarship is designed to encourage and promote creative marketing in relation to online business.

Amount: $2,500

DEADLINE: Novmeber 1 and June 1

Venere Scholarships

To be eligible:

  • Candidates must be currently enrolled as a student in a U.S. institution
  • Student must be completing a degree, diploma, or a similar qualification in business or tourism

Amount: $1,000

DEADELINE: August 31

For more information and how to apply, please visit Venere's website.

Xero's Accounting and Finance Scholarship

  • Must be legal U.S. residents
  • Must be currently enrolled full-time at an accredited university or business school in the U.S.

An essay is required.

Amount: $5,000

DEADLINE: August 30 and March 30

For more information and to apply, please visit Xero's website.