Global and national universities offer accounting and finance scholarships to facilitate students in earning their degrees at least possible funding. It is the study which is dealt with how companies keep record of their earnings and assets over a period of time. The importance and scope of accounting is enhancing day by day resulting in its high demand among the meritorious students. There are excellent career opportunities for degree holders in accounts in different areas such as financial services, banking, budget planning, public accounting firms, taxation, insurance, public sector, etc. Few Accounting and finance scholarships are compiled below for the students who want to pursue their higher studies in this particular field.
Amsterdam Finance Scholarships for International Students
Applications are invited for Amsterdam Finance Excellence Scholarship (AFES) at University of Amsterdam. Scholarship is open for Bachelor/Master’s students (non EU) with work experience in the financial field from outside Europe. The Master in International Finance programme will award up to 2 Amsterdam Finance Excellence Scholarships of €7,500 for one academic year and up to 3 Amsterdam Finance Talent Scholarships annually of €10,000 for one academic year. The deadline for applications is 1 February 2016 (for start in September 2016).
VELUX Scholarship Programme for Undergraduate Students
Applications are invited for VELUX scholarship programme from talented, but financially disadvantaged full-time university students from Bulgaria, Romania, Hungary, Slovakia, Czech Republic and Poland. They are given the opportunity to enroll at the International Business Academy (IBA) for one semester. The monthly scholarship is 5.486 DKK (approx. 730 EUR). This amount will be sufficient to cover accommodation and living costs. In addition the scholarship provides 3.000 DKK (approx. 400 EUR) to cover travel costs. VELUX scholarship students can borrow study books from the IBA/KEA library. The application deadline is November 1, 2015.
Sage One Scholarship Contest for USA and Canada
Sage invites applications for a scholarship contest to enable students to enhance their education to become the next great leader of their generation. Scholarship is available for high school student who is graduating within the next 12 months or a postsecondary college/university student currently enrolled full-time at an accredited institution in U.S. or Canada. There are two $10,000 scholarships-one each in the U.S. and Canada. The deadline to enter is November 30, 2015.
Weston Scholarship for Honours or Masters Students at University of Auckland
University of Auckland is inviting applications for Weston scholarship for honours or masters Students. The Scholarship may be held concurrently with any other award or grant as long as a) the terms of that award or grant permit and b) the University of Auckland Council is informed and approves. The application deadline is 28 April 2016.
Nottingham Business School Full-time Masters Scholarship Scheme
Nottingham Business School of Nottingham Trent University is offering a number of competitive masters’ scholarships for UK/EU and international students. The scholarship will only be awarded once an applicant accepts and meets the conditions of their offer and are eligible to enroll on the postgraduate course. The application deadlines are 21 October 2015, 25 November 2015 and 9 December 2015.
UWE Faculty of Business and Law Fully Funded PhD Studentships
University of the West England invites applications for fully-funded PhD studentships. Studentships are awarded in a variety of areas in the faculty of Business and Law. These fully-funded PhD studentships consist of an annual stipend of £14,057. In addition, full-time tuition fees will be covered for three years. Applicants must have a relevant Master’s degree or a 2.1 or above at undergraduate level. The application deadline is 1 September 2015.
Department of Economics and Finance PhD Research Fellowships
The School of Business and Law, Department of Economics and Finance at the University of Agder is offering two full-time PhD research fellowships for a period of three years. Depending on applicants’ profile and academic experience, some may be offered four-year positions which will include 25% teaching or other tasks at the School of Business and Law. The positions are located in Kristiansand, Norway. The application deadline is 31 August, 2015.
Accounting & Finance Scholarships At University of Glasgow
University of Glasgow is offering PhD scholarship in an area of research linked to the college’s school/subject areas: Business School, Accounting & Finance, Economics and others. Applications are invited for up to 24 scholarships being offered by the College of Social Sciences to study for a PhD in an area of research linked to the college’s school/subject areas: The scholarship will run for a maximum of three years full-time (or 5 years part-time) commencing on September/October 2015 and will provide: annual maintenance equivalent to the RCUK rate plus an enhancement of £550 per year – £14,607 for 2015/16. The application deadline is 22 July 2015.
PwC Bursary Scheme In Accounting
Applications are invited for PwC bursary scheme for South Africans. Bursaries are awarded to students who are studying or intending to study towards one of the following degrees: a B.com in Accounting, a BCompt, a Bachelor of Accountancy, or a Business Science degree leading to a qualification as a Chartered Accountant (SA) at any SAICA accredited South African university. The closing dates for bursary applications for 2015 are as follows: Gauteng 30 November 2015; KwaZulu-Natal 31 July 2015; Eastern Cape 31 July 2015; Western Cape 31 July 2015; North East 31 July 2015 and Central 31 July 2015.
Robert Gordon University Business, Management & Accounting Scholarship
Accounting scholarships are available for pursuing master degree at Robert Gordon University. The scholarship covers 150 awards of £2000, £1500, or £1000 per award. UK/EU and international students can apply for these accounting scholarships. Applications should be submitted till 1st August for September intake and 1 December for January intake.
CIFR/CMCRC Honours Scholarship Program in Australia, 2015
The Centre for International Finance and Regulation and the Capital Markets Cooperative Research Centre are awarding Honours scholarships for studying Finance, Accounting, Economics, Actuarial Studies or Law. Scholarships are available to students currently studying an Undergraduate or Master’s degree and eligible to enter an Honours or equivalent research program at CIFR consortium universities. Students must undertake research relevant to financial market regulators and other industry participants. The application deadline is 13 March 2015.
Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS), 2015
The Lingnan University offers eleven popular and excellent research-based MPhil and PhD Fellowships Scheme. Fellowships are open for citizens of Hong Kong to pursue postgraduate programmes at master’s (Master of Philosophy, MPhil) and doctoral level (Doctor of Philosophy, PhD) in the Arts, Business and Social Sciences disciplines. The application deadline is 30 January, 2015.
2015 Cooper Reeves Bachelor of Commerce Accounting Scholarship
Griffith University is inviting applications for Accounting scholarships available to students enrolled in or eligible to be enrolled in the Bachelor of Commerce (majoring in Accounting) at Logan Campus in Semester 1, 2015. Applicants must be a continuing student 2nd or 3rd year, currently enrolled in Bachelor of Commerce at Logan Campus and an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident. Each scholarship is valued at a total of $1000, paid in two (2) installments of $500. Payments will be credited into applicant’s nominated bank account after each census date. The application deadline is 27 February 2015.
University of Sydney Business School Scholarship in Australia, 2015
University of Sydney Business School is funding up to twenty postgraduate scholarships for local and international students in Australia. The scholarships will cover 50% of the tuition fees for up to 16 units of study, pending normal degree duration. To retain a scholarship, the holder must also achieve a 75% Distinction Grade average each semester. Applicants who have received an offer of admission for one of the eligible Masters programs in the Business School for the subsequent semester are eligible to apply. The application deadline is 15 January 2015.
University of Auckland International Business Masters Scholarships
Accounting scholarships are available for pursuing masters’ degree to international students at University of Auckland in New Zealand. One or more scholarships will be awarded for a period of up to one year and each will be of the value of up to $30,000. The basis of selection will be academic merit and a written statement. Preference may be given to students not receiving other financial assistance. The application deadline is 1st June 2015.
2015 EY Scholarship in Accounting, New Zealand
The University of Auckland is offering scholarship in Accounting for undergraduate students. One scholarship is offered for one year and will be of the value of $2,500. The scholarship will provide $2,500. The scholarship is available for students who have paid the fees or arranged to pay the fees for full-time enrollment in a B.Com undertaking Stage III courses in Accounting. The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of merit. The application should be submitted till 1st March 2015.
CBS School of Accounting Honours Scholarships
Curtin University is offering Accounting scholarships for undergraduate students in Australia. The scholarship is offered to Curtin students who are commencing full-time in an Accounting Honours major. Applicants must have minimum course weighted average (CWA) of 70. Application should be submitted till March 14, 2014.
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