Scholarships

ABWA General Scholarship Awards
If you are aspiring to have a career in finance or accounting, you can apply to the ABWA scholarship. The scholarship can help a woman of color on her journey to become a business woman by providing additional funds to use towards their college education.

The schedule for each season is as follows: Spring – April 30 | Fall – Sept 30 | Winter – Nov 30

Scholarship Award Amount: up to $1000

Eligibility Requirements:
1) Candidate must be a full- or part-time High School or College student seeking a career in the accounting and/or finance.
2) Student must have a minimum 2.75 GPA.
3) Must apply for a membership in A.B.W.A. or be a current member. First year membership for students is free.

Please fill out the Scholarship Application below AND mail the following 3 items:
    • An essay (limited to 500 words), describing your interest in Accounting or Finance
    • Copy of your high school or college transcript
    • Two current letters of recommendation

Mail to: 7615 Etiwanda Ave. Unit 508, Etiwanda, CA 91739 OR
Email to: info@allianceofbwa.org
Postmarked by: November 30 (Winter), April 30 (Spring) or September 30 (Fall)

The Rosemarie Pamela Brown Scholarship
This scholarship is designed to provide extra support to an exceptional woman of color looking to pursue a career in the accounting or finance profession. See application for further details.

The deadline for this award is as follows: Fall – Sept 30

Scholarship Award Amount: up to $5000

Eligibility Requirements:
1) Candidate must be a full- or part-time High School or College student seeking a career in the accounting and/or finance.
2) Student must have a minimum 3.00 GPA.
3) Must apply for a membership in A.B.W.A. or be a current member. First year membership for students is free.

Please fill out the Scholarship Application below AND mail the following 3 items:
    • An essay (limited to 1000 words), describing your interest in Accounting or Finance and any adversity challenges you have overcome in pursuing your goal.
    • Copy of your high school or college transcript
    • Two current letters of recommendation

Mail to: 7615 Etiwanda Ave. Unit 508, Etiwanda, CA 91739 OR
Email to: info@allianceofbwa.org
Postmarked by: September 30 (Fall)