News & Notes
Wondering what companies have been proven to be the best to work for? Adage has recently published their list of Best Places to Work in 2021. They looked at companies with over 200 employees and a separate list of companies with up to 200 employees. Factors such as company culture, company environment, and employee perks were part of the scoring system that thousands of employees used to give each workplace its own overall score. The companies on this list are …
It’s been more than a week since Joe Biden was elected the 46th president of the United States. Following Biden’s successful presidential bid, we spoke with international student career expert Marcelo Barros to get a sense of how a Biden presidency will affect international students and their U.S. job search. We discussed immigration policy, H-1B visas, what students can do now, and more. Below is an excerpt of that conversation.
Vault: First of all, how did international students react to the outcome of …
We want to share with you an exciting opportunity for college students to participate in our essay contest. Haley & Aldrich recently launched a student essay contest focused on diversity and inclusion in the workplace. The contest is open to all current university students and the essay submission deadline is March 15, 2021. Ten essay winners will each receive $1,000 and participate in a virtual workshop with Haley & Aldrich leaders. For more information click here.
BerryDunn has been hard at work putting together a unique opportunity for students. Given the current environment they pivoted and have designed a multi-part Future Insight Virtual Series. Check out the flyer below for more information. This is a great program for sophomores and juniors who intend to pursue an accounting related major. Deadline to apply is March 31, 2021.
You may be familiar with Lime Connect, an organization for students and young professionals with disabilities that provides networking opportunities, scholarships, and hosts events! There are plenty of events happening with Lime Connect this semester, but a few are highlighted below. Read on to learn more!
Unilever Future Leader’s League: Business Case Competition
Calling all college students! Our business case competition, formerly known as Unigame is back. Any student, any school, any major can compete to win $$, a fast pass …
Were you interested in going to the Actuarial Listen and Learn last week, but then something came up? Or, you just needed a screen break for a little while? I have good news! We recorded the program so that you can watch on your own time. Check out the recording here to learn from our amazing panelists! I hope you enjoy!
Considering graduate school, but not sure where to start? Read the resources below to learn more about the standardized testing, GPA requirements, and more!
The MSCPA is now accepting scholarship applications!
In 2020, the MSCPA was able to award $141,500 to worthy accounting students. They restructured their scholarship program to increase the amount of the awards and are proud to be offering scholarships ranging from $2,500 – $10,000. They are happy to provide financial assistance to offset the costs associated with becoming a CPA – all YOU need to do is apply!
The deadline to apply is NOW Tuesday, February 16, 2021.
To learn more …
Check out this amazing scholarship opportunity!
Spencer Scholarships: Spencer scholarships are merit-based, and are awarded to undergraduate, graduate and PhD students who wish to pursue a career in Risk Management and Insurance. Our 2021-2022 Scholarship application is currently live. Undergraduate Spencer scholarships are awarded in the amount of $5,000, with limited $7,500 and $10,000 scholarships awarded to the highest-ranked applicants; Graduate and PhD Spencer scholarships are awarded in the amount of $10,000. More information and the link to apply can …
Exciting news for Bentley business and technology students! RSM is pleased to continue their Power Your Education scholarship program and is very excited to launch a new First Generation scholarship program.
Together the programs, funded by the RSM US Foundation, will award $150,000 in scholarships to 15 students for the 2021/2022 academic year.
First Generation Scholarships:
Five students each awarded a $10,000 scholarship per academic year, for up to three years and $30,000
Open to first-generation college students
Power Your …