Fifth Year Accounting Scholarship



Fall Semester awards               August 15 through December 15

Spring Semester awards          January 15 through May 15

Summer Semester awards       May 15 through June 15

  • Description:

The Texas Public Accountancy Act provides for the establishment and maintenance of a scholarship program for fifth-year accounting students. The purpose of the Fifth-Year Accounting Student Scholarship Program is to provide financial assistance to students intending to take the CPA examination as Texas applicants and ultimately to serve the residents of this state.


  • Are classified as residents of Texas
  • Are enrolled at a participating college or university in Texas, that offer a comprehensive accounting, business, and ethics program that meets the education requirements of the Board
  • Are enrolled at least half-time
  • Have filed an Application of Intent to take the CPA examination with the Board
  • Have completed a baccalaureate degree or at least 120 hours of college course work at the beginning of the term in which the award is being made
  • Has no more than 30 semester hours remaining of course work to meet the following education requirements to take the CPA exam.
  • Are deemed to be making satisfactory academic progress
  • Have not already been approved for or taken the CPA examination
  • Have registered for the Selective Service or are exempt from this requirement
  • Demonstrate financial need

How to Apply:

Click HERE for more information.

Click HERE for Initial Application.

For additional details contact:

Chanda Reins

Business Administration Instructor (817) 202-6226