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Students can compete individually (preferred) or submit as a team for a chance to win a significant cash prize (the prize pool is at $20,000) as well as develop skills around a real world application.
This challenge will likely be best suited for those pursuing degrees in computer science, information science, data analytics, mathematics, or engineering. The challenge is also open to those in undergrads, maters and PhD programs.
Please note: To be eligible to receive any prize, potential winners …
CohnReznick has just launched its inaugural Gamechangers in ESG Award program. They believe CohnReznick is uniquely qualified to lead this first-of-its-kind ESG awards program in their industry. They’ve held a leadership position in community investment and development for more than 35 years along with a 15-year commitment to the cleantech and renewable energy industries. Their history of social advocacy has helped strengthen housing policies and paved the way for emerging industries like cannabis.
An exciting facet of this innovative awards …
Every year, the American Institute of CPAs offers hundreds of scholarships. These scholarships apply to many types of students, including everyone from high school seniors to Ph.D. candidates. The AICPA Foundation awards over $1 million in scholarships, and recipients on average receive $5,000. Explore their current scholarship offerings here.
PwC Ranks #1 Overall, #1 in Prestige, and #1 in Formal Training
PwC again ranks as the Best Accounting Firm to Work For, taking the number one spot for the 10th straight year.
PwC also takes first place in Prestige, and in all three practice areas:
Audit & Assurance
Access the full rankings, and highlights of many other firms that recruit at Bentley, here.
This Way to the CPA’s National Scholarship Search offers an easy way to search, filter, and apply for various accounting scholarships. Each scholarship includes the amount, deadlines, additional details, eligibility requirements, and a link to the application. Filters like university, state, need vs. merit, and minorities help you find the best scholarships.
The Career Coaches at the Career Development Center are here to help you with whatever you may need! Whether it be job searches, resume help, interview prep, or salary negotiations, follow these simple steps to set up an appointment with your Career Coach.
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Every year, The Actuarial Foundation offers over $200,000 worth of scholarships to deserving actuarial students. Explore the full list of their scholarships here, including award amounts, deadlines, eligibility and application requirements, and additional details.
AICPA|PCPS will award up to $10K per awarded recipient for the final year of tuition towards an accounting degree. Funds are paid directly to the school prior to each semester. Selected applicants will also participate in a busy season internship (Jan-April 2023) with one of the following cosponsoring firms:
Under U.S. laws that are enforced by the EEOC, workplaces are not allowed to discriminate against candidates or employees based on their race, color, religion, sex, or disability. The EEOC stands for the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and it’s the national organization that makes sure federal laws regarding equal opportunity in the workplace are honored. Because it’s important to understand your rights at work, let’s go through some of the laws that protect you as an employee.
Equal Pay Act …