CTCPA Accounting Scholarship Foundation

"Gifts such as the Rising Junior Accounting Scholarship do not only have monetary value, they inspire me to enjoy giving back to the community and promote excellence”


- Francine,
Rising Junior Accounting Scholarship Recipient


College is expensive. That's why the CTCPA Accounting Scholarship Foundation exists: to help you accomplish your dream of the CPA credential and a rewarding career in the accounting profession.

The below scholarships are awarded each spring. Questions? Contact Alicia Strong at alicias@ctcpas.org or 860-258-0217.

Are you currently a high school senior looking to start college as an accounting major in fall 2021?

Amount: $500
Maximum number of recipients: 10

Apply online. 

Are you an accounting major with a parent who's a CTCPA member?

Amount: $500
Maximum number of recipients: varies

Apply online. 

Are you a freshman accounting major entering your sophomore year at a four-year college/university in fall 2021?

Amount: $1,500
Maximum number of recipients: 4

Apply online. 

Are you a sophomore accounting major entering your junior year at a four-year college/university in fall 2021?

Amount: $5,000 initially, renewable for up to $10,000 total
Maximum number of recipients: 3 

Apply online.

Are you a community college graduate entering your junior year at a four-year college/university in fall 2021?

At least one of the Rising Junior Scholarships are earmarked for a community college student.

Are you a junior accounting major entering your senior year at a four-year college/university in fall 2021?

Amount: $5,000
Maximum number of recipients: 

Apply online. 

Will you be working on the 150-hour educational requirement to become a Connecticut CPA by fall 2021?

Amount: $5,000
Maximum number of recipients: 1 

Apply online.