NSA Scholarship Foundation

About this Award: 


***UPDATE - The 2019 application period is now closed for this scholarship. Please check back in early the fall of 2020 for updated application information.***


A funding resource for career development, lifelong learning, educational programs, and the future, the NSA Scholarship Foundation works to build career paths into and within the accounting profession.


With its scholarship awards, the Foundation assists dedicated students who are committed to a career in accounting by providing financial assistance to support their education. With its educational grant program, the Foundation supports professional development and educational activities to expand the body of knowledge within today’s practitioner community.



$500 - $2,200


Number of Awards Available: 




Application Window: January 1 and April 1, annually


Region of Study: 

United States (Canadian citizens can apply if studying in the United States)


Level of Study: 



Eligibility : 

Applicants must meet all of the following criteria to be eligible for this scholarship:


• Be a United States or Canadian citizen.

• Permanent residents are NOT eligible to apply with the exception of applicants from Arizona. Legal residents from Arizona may apply.

• Applicants from Arizona must carry a minimum of 9 credit hours. 

• Undergraduates enrolled part or full-time in accounting at an accredited (2) two-year or (4) four-year college or university in the United States

• Majoring in accounting and maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher. (on a 4.0 scale) 

• Students in an accredited (2) two-year college may apply following their first semester grades or during their second year if transferring to a (4) four-year institution, provided they are committed to a major in accounting throughout the remainder of their college career.

• Students in an accredited (4) four-year college may apply for the scholarship for their (2) second, (3) third, or (4) fourth year of studies, provided they are committed to a major in accounting throughout the remainder of their college career.


Application Instructions: 

Please visit the link below for specific application instructions


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