|Departments: Accounting and Finance||Categories: Accounting and Finance|
|Amount||One award of $1,000.|
Awarded during the spring semester to an accounting major who has completed between 30-60 credits by June of the academic year. Recipient must be a full-time student with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above and GPA of 3.3 or higher in accounting courses. The student must have demonstrated leadership in university, college, department and/or community organizations, and have the ability and desire to enter the accounting profession.
Recipients of higher scholarship awards (i.e., AICPA, WAES, etc.) are disqualified . In the event of a tie, the award will be given to the student with the highest cumulative GPA, as it shall not be divided.
Diverse students are encouraged to apply.
Financial need is required.
|Application Procedure||Go to the Gold for Blugolds Scholarship Network. Complete the Accounting and Finance Scholarship Application.|
|Selection Procedure||Candidate selection will be made by the Accounting and Finance Scholarship Committee.|
|Notification||The Accounting and Finance Department Scholarship Committee will send the recipient a notification letter.|
|Special Notes||This scholarship was established by Patricia's friends and relatives as a manifestation of their esteem for the excellent job done by the University in preparation of accountants for the profession. The purpose of this award is to recognize Patricia's high regard for broad participation in academic and extracurricular activities and her desire to enhance educational opportunities for young people.|
|Thank You||The recipient is encouraged to send a thank you note to Mrs. Jann Ozzello Wilcox in care of the department of accounting and finance.|