“We learn by pushing ourselves and finding what really lies at the outer reaches of our abilities.”
The mission of the Foundation is to promote and advance education, career development and leadership in finance and accounting, with the goal of guiding women to achieve success in their careers. We believe that to decrease barriers for women in the accounting and financial profession, education and access to career development resources are essential. The Foundation aims to ensure women will have the tools and resources to achieve every career success they desire.
The Foundation of AFWA has opened applications for it’s ’16-’17 accounting and finance scholarship season.
We are now accepting finance and accounting scholarship applications for undergraduate and masters students. Students do not need to be a member of AFWA or affiliated with a local chapter. However, an endorsement by a Chapter or Member of AFWA may increase your chances of earning a scholarship from the Foundation. Click now to download the Scholarship Applicant Endorsement Form.
NEW: National Dues Reimbursement for Unemployed Members – To assist dedicated AFWA Members with the expense of National Membership Dues who are unemployed at the time of their membership renewal.
Check back year round for more information on all finance and accounting scholarships offered by The Foundation.
Finance and Accounting Scholarships: The undergraduate and master’s scholarships are open to the public.
AFWA Member Scholarships: Applicants must be a current member of AFWA to be considered.
Congratulations to the Foundation’s 2015 recipients of Scholarships for accounting students! View 2015 recipients here
Special thanks to our Partners for their support of the following scholarships.
|Diversity Scholarship||CPA Review Scholarship|