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EFWA Accounting Scholarships Available for Single Moms

EFWA women accountants

The Educational Foundation for Women in Accounting (EFWA) offers scholarships for both single mothers and other women who are primary sources of support for their families.

The EFWA offers the following scholarships: 

* Women In Transition
* Women In Need
* Institute of Management Accountants IMA®
* Rhonda J. B. O'Leary Memorial (Seattle Chapter AFWA)
* Michele L. McDonald Memorial
* Moss Adams Foundation

Selection Criteria

* Female US citizen attending accredited US school pursuing an accounting degree.

* Commitment to the goal of pursuing a degree in Accounting in preparation for a career as an accounting or finance professional, including evidence of continued commitment to this goal after receiving the award.

* Demonstrated aptitude in accounting and business as evidenced by prior coursework and/or work experience.

* Clear evidence that goals and a plan for achieving those goals, both personal and professional, have been established.

The deadline to apply is usually in April. Scholarship recipients are usually selected by the end of June.

For more details and/or to apply, visit