Those students planning on pursing a career in Accounting or Finance can apply for this scholarship from Corcentric for a chance to win $1,000. They are looking for a 500-1000 word essay that addresses the following topic,
One of the prevailing issues facing so many young adults in the U.S. is the large student debt they carry upon graduating from college. Saving early through 529 plans and Roth IRA’s are just some of the ways to offset a portion of that debt. Consider what you or your parents did or are doing to prepare for your college education. If you were able to advise young students on this issue, what would you advise them to do?
Submission details can be found over at http://www.corcentric.com/contact/accounting-software-scholarship.aspx. This scholarship has a deadline of May 30, 2015.
*Please note that this scholarship is not affiliated with Stony Brook University or the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarship Services. Any questions or correspondence regarding this scholarship should be sent to them via firstname.lastname@example.org.