This award is available for U.S. high school seniors who are residents of New Jersey and are enrolled in a New Jersey high school. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or above, or a minimum combined verbal, math and essay SAT score of 1500 or higher, or minimum average ACT score of 23 or higher.
The award amount varies annually. Last year, awards ranged from $1,625 to $2,125 annually, renewable for up to three additional years. The student must maintain a 2.75 average overall in his/her freshman year, and a 3.0 overall average thereafter. A 3.0 average in accounting is required after the student has completed a minimum of two accounting courses.
Applications are available on the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA) website or by contacting any New Jersey high school guidance office or college business and math departmen... Sign up for full scholarship deadline information.