The generosity of Texas CPAs allowed the Foundation to fund 50 student scholarships and four cash awards to educators in the 2015-16 fiscal year. The foundation gave a total of $123,500 in scholarships to Texas accounting students.
The Foundation provides scholarship assistance to accounting students who plan to become Texas Certified Public Accountants and enter the accounting profession.
Recipients are accounting majors at a Texas college or university and have the intent of becoming a Texas Certified Public Accountant and entering the accounting profession upon graduation. They also must have a high cumulative college GPA and perform well in accounting classes. Recipients receive $2,500 for the academic year. The following students received scholarships from TSCPA’s scholarship programs: