College of Business and Economics

Department of Accounting - Scholarships

With support by generous donors and sponsoring firms, the accounting department offers numerous scholarship opportunities to students with a declared accounting major. Consideration is given for overall GPA, honors, recognition and/or awards, and internships and extracurricular activities. 

NOTE:  Students receiving a scholarship must attend the annual accounting awards night held in April.

How to apply:

Application period: January 2, 2019 through February 23, 2019.

Students must complete the online application to qualify, which is only active and available during the application period. 

All accounting majors are contacted in fall with an email prompting them to apply at the beginning of the term. Scholarship applications will be considered on time if they are submitted on or before February 23, 2019.

Amount: $500 - $1,000

Available scholarships:

Accounting Faculty Scholarship
Baker Tilly
BDO USA, LLP
Becker CPA Review
Clenton Hall and Katey Pasqualini Memorial Scholarship
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
CUNA Mutual Group
Deloitte & Touche LLP
EYFEI - Roger Bucholz
Fred Duncombe Accounting Scholarship
Generac Power Systems, Inc.
Grant Thornton LLP
Howard L. Marklein Accounting Scholarship
Howard Marklein Accounting Scholarship
Jay (Morry) Greene Scholarship
Jeffrey Kranz Accounting Scholarship
Karl E. Fraedrich Endowed Scholarship
Kerry Inc.KPMG
Marilyn Stark Benson Memorial Scholarship
Meicher & Associates, LLP
Michael J. Piasecki Memorial Scholarship
Michael J. Piasecki Memorial Scholarship in Tax Accounting
PCAOBPCAOB - New Year Nominee
PwCRiordan Diversity in Accounting
RSM US LLP
Schenck S.C.
Schenck S.C. Endowed Scholarship in Public Accounting
Scribner, Cohen & Company, S.C.
Sikich LLP
Sikish LLP Endowed Scholarship in Accounting
Smith & Gesteland LLP
Strohm Ballweg LLP
SVA Certified Public Accountings, S.C.Vrakas CPAs + Advisors
Wegner CPAs
WICPA
William J. Madden Accounting Scholarship
Winter, Kloman, Moter & Repp S.C.Wipfli LLP

Additional scholarships may be available through the University of Wisconsin - Whitewater Foundation.

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