Scholarship Opportunities

The Department of Accounting and Finance has numerous scholarships available, each with different requirements. 

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Outstanding Accounting Student: $1,000.  Recipient must be a senior concentrating in accounting with a minimum GPA of 3.4.

Outstanding Accounting Information Systems Student: $1,000.  Recipient must be a senior concentrating in accounting information systems with a minimum GPA of 3.4.

Outstanding Corporate Accounting and Finance Student: $1,000.  Recipient must be a senior concentrating in corporate accounting and finance with a minimum GPA of 3.4.

Kyle Williams Memorial Scholarship.  Award varies, but averages $2,000.  Recipient must be a member of Beta Alpha Psi, maintain a high GPA, and write a personal statement.

Howard Turetsky Memorial Scholarship.  Award varies, but averages $1,000.  Recipient must be an active member of Beta Alpha Psi and maintain a high GPA.

Ivy and Kenneth Laverty Scholarship.  Award varies, but averages $1,000. Recipient must be a mature student with a good GPA.

Wayne H. and Frances G. Towne Scholarship.  $1,000.  Recipient must be a full-time accounting student with a GPA of 3.0.  Mr. and Mrs. Towne graduated from SJSU in 1940 with degrees in social science and elementary education.

Michael Williams Honorarium Scholarships.  $2,200 each.  Six scholarships awarded to accounting students in honor of: Prof. Mallory McWilliams, Prof. Arnold Pahler, Prof. Louis Fischl, alums Bruce Levin, Michael Honeycutt and Lisa Zaccheo Allen.  Recipients must have completed the course in financial auditing, be working students, and be engaged with SJSU.

Marcory Cindy Tarlit Caliguiran Memorial Scholarship.  $1,000.  Recipient must be an accounting student with a GPA of 3.2 or higher.