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ACCT Scholarships


Applications for the 2015 – 2016 academic year are due February 1, 2015.  To be eligible, you must meet the following criteria:
1)    Must be an accounting major in the undergraduate BBA program who has completed at least ACCT 23020, Intro to Financial Accounting, by the end of fall semester 2014, or an MSA student who has completed at least one semester by the end of fall semester 2014.
2)    Must be attend full-time at the Kent campus during the 2015 – 2016 academic year.
3)    Generally must have above a 3.0 GPA (lower GPAs could be acceptable for a few awards.)
4)    Academic merit, campus activities, financial need, diversity, military service, and other criteria are some of the criteria for different scholarships.

You will need two Kent State Universiry faculty members to fill out a reference form for you.  One of these faculty must be a Department of Accounting faculty member; the other reference can be any Kent State faculty member with whom you have taken a class.  Please be sure to ask your reference professor if he/she is willing to fill out a reference form for you before submitting his/her name. (The scholarship committee contacts your reference faculty with the reference form – you only need to get the faculty’s permission.)


The complete scholarship application is due February 1, 2015, at 11:59 p.m.  

The scholarship application is online and can be filled out online here

If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Tietz at .