Heinrich-Dahlheimer Scholarship

Departments: Accounting and Finance Categories: Accounting and Finance
Amount Two awards of $1,000 each.
Availability Annually
Eligibility Criteria

Awarded during the second semester of each academic year. Applicants must be admitted to the College of Business with a declared major in Accounting, have a grade point average of at least 3.0, have junior standing at the time the scholarship is received, and has successfully completed 'Accounting 301' with at least a B grade.

The committee will also consider the following in reviewing applications: participation in university, college, department, community and/or volunteer organizations, demonstrated potential for leadership as displayed by activities while in college, performance during study abroad, desire to enter the accounting profession with a preference to public accounting, and jobs held which are applicable toward future employment within the accounting profession.

If a tie occurs in the selection of a candidate, the award will be given to the student with the highest overall grade point average at that time. The award shall not be divided.

Application Procedure Contact the Accounting and Finance department.
Application Deadline Applications become available the week before spring break and are due the week after spring break.
Selection Procedure Candidate selection will be made by the Department of Accounting and Finance Scholarship Committee.
Notification The department chair will submit a Scholarship Award Form to the Financial Aid office.
Special Notes The Heinrich-Dahlheimer Accounting Scholarship was created by Jane and Joe Heinrich with the support of KPMG Peat Marwick.
Thank You The recipient is expected to write a note of appreciation to Joseph and Jane Heinrich and send it in care of the UW-Eau Claire Foundation office.