The NJCPA Scholarship Fund awards $1,500 scholarships to college-bound New Jersey high school seniors intending to major in accounting or obtain a concentration in accounting which includes not less than 24 accounting credits. Scholarships are awarded based on academic performance, essay and personal interview. To apply for the scholarship, students must create a NJCPA account to log-in with to complete an application.
Applicants must be: a US citizen or lawfully admitted for permanent residence; a New Jersey resident attending a New Jersey public, parochial, private, or home school; have a cumulative three-year GPA of 3.2 or above or a minimum SAT score of 1260 or minimum composite ACT score of 26. Applicants must also be planning to enter a US college or university in the upcoming fall semester.