MSA Scholarship Application

The Maryland Society of Accountants Scholarship Foundation, Inc was established to provide scholarships to promising undergraduate students majoring in accounting. Each fall the Foundation awards annual scholarships in the amount of $2,000 for full time students, and $1,000 for part-time students (not to exceed $8000.00 per recipient).

Applicants who are selected will receive one half of the scholarship each semester. The second installment is dependent on the recipient submitting a semester transcript which shows they have maintained the required academic performance.

To apply, students must meet the eligibility requirements listed below, submit the on-line application, and send in the required attachments by June 15. Please note, students should not send official transcripts prior to the Spring semester class grades being posted; any transcript received which does not include the most recent Spring semester grades will not be considered for scholarship!

To be eligible, applicants must:

  • Be a Maryland Resident enrolled in an accredited Maryland University, College or Community College
  • Have successfully completed Accounting Principles I and II, with a grade of "B" or better.
  • Maintain a grade point average of 3.0 or higher in both accounting and overall.
  • Be enrolled in a program, with a major in accounting leading to a degree or certificate
  • Attend attend a special recognition ceremony.

To apply, complete the following on-line application and submit the required attachments by June 15th.

Step I

*Type of Student

Part-Time Student (6 – 11 credit hours per semester)
  $1,000.00 annually if all requirements are met
Full-Time Student (12 or more credit hours per semester)
  $2,000.00 annually if all requirements are met

(Note: Maximum award per recipient - $8,000.00)

Step II

I hereby apply for a scholarship award from the Maryland Society of Accountants Scholarship Foundation, Inc.

*Name:
*Address:
*City:
*Zip Code:
*Phone Number
*Email:
*Credit Hours-Fall
*Credit Hours - Spring
What activities are you currently participating in
to enhance the accounting profession?
*Institution:
*Expected Date of Graduation:

Step III

Essay
Complete a 250 Word Essay on “My Future in Accounting”

Step IV

Application Attachments (send separately):
  • Have your accounting professor email or mail a letter of recommendation to: heather@msatp.org or 10630 Little Patuxent Parkway, Suite 146, Columbia, MD 21044
  • Submit a recent photo to: heather@msatp.org
  • Have an official transcript mailed from institution’s registrar's office to: 10630 Little Patuxent Parkway, Suite 146, Columbia, MD 21044
*I certify that I have met the above qualifications/requirements.
*Name: *Date:

* Indicates Required Field
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