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.
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 14 January 2016.
Southampton Business School MPhil/PhD Studentships in UK
Southampton Business School is offering studentships for UK, EU and international applicants to commence their studies in October 2016. Studentships are available for postgraduate research students admitted full time onto its MPhil/PhD programme. Duration of the studentships is for up to three years and will provide tuition fees and maintenance allowance of £14,000 per annum. The application deadline is 29th February 2016.
EDC International Business Scholarships in Canada
Education Development Center is offering up to 30 International Business Scholarships for the 2016-2017 academic year. These scholarships are available for students enrolled in a full-time accredited bachelor’s degree at a Canadian university or college. An EDC scholarship is worth a $4,000 cash award. The application deadline is February 5, 2016.
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).
Business School World Class Scholarships at University of Exeter in UK
University of Exeter is offering full tuition fees scholarships for UK and international students. These scholarships are open for students who have had an application accepted to one of the Business School MSc programmes (Management programmes, Economics programmes Accounting and Finance programmes). The application deadline is 31st March 2016.
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.
Leeds University Business School International Scholarships
For the academic year, 2016-2017, Leeds University Business School is offering eight international scholarships. International students can apply for these scholarships. These scholarships are available to students who have demonstrated sustained academic excellence and have the potential to make a significant contribution to Business School life. Student will receive an award of £2,500 per year for each standard year of study towards the cost of fees. The deadline for applications for 2016 entry is 31 May 2016.
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 2016.
Aston Business School Scholarship Award Scheme for International Students in UK
The Aston University is awarding Business School scholarships for international students. Scholarships to the value of £1000 are for each year of undergraduate study for a maximum of three years. The scholarship for the placement year is £500.00. The maximum total scholarship over four years is therefore £3,500. The application deadline is 24 June 2016.
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.
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.
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
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 are as follows: Gauteng 30 November; KwaZulu-Natal 31 July; Eastern Cape 31 July; Western Cape 31 July; North East 31 July and Central 31 July.
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.
Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS)
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 December 1.
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.
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