Albert J. Colianni Jr. Accounting Leadership Award

Departments: Accounting and Finance Categories: Accounting and Finance
Amount One award of $2,000.
Availability Available
Eligibility Criteria

Awarded to a full-time junior accounting major with financial need who has completed Accounting 301 and been admitted to the College of Business. Student must have a GPA of 3.0 or above and potential for leadership as displayed by significant participation in University, College, department, or community organizations, and have a desire to enter the public accounting profession, banking, or finance industry.

Preference will be given to individuals who work part-time to support their education expenses.

This scholarship must not reduce other financial aid, excluding federal work-study funding.

In the event of a tie between eligible students, the award will be given to the student with the highest cumulative GPA at the time. It shall not be divided.

Application Procedure Applications are available from the department of accounting and finance scholarship chair.
Application Deadline Applications become available the week before spring break and are due the week after spring break.
Selection Procedure Selection of the recipient will be made by the department of accounting and finance Scholarship Committee and reviewed by Mr. Albert J. Colianni, Jr.
Selection Deadline Determined annually by the department.
Notification The chair will notify the recipient by letter and submit a scholarship award form to the Financial Aid office.
Thank You A thank you note should be sent to Albert J. Colianni, Jr., in care of the UW-Eau Claire Foundation.