All applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:
- Be African-American (Black) or of African descent.
- Be an ACTIVE NABA STUDENT member, whose membership dues have been received by NABA’s National Office no later than January 31st. If you are unsure of your status, please call the national office prior to the deadline. Special Note: Regardless of the circumstances, once becoming a professional member, you are not permitted to return to student status. Graduate students must have entered graduate school immediately after receiving their undergraduate degree in order to maintain student status and be eligible for a scholarship.
- Be currently enrolled at a four-year United States college or university as a full-time (12 semester hours or equivalent), undergraduate freshman, sophomore, junior, or first-year senior accounting, finance, or business major or be a full-time graduate student (9 semester hours or equivalent) enrolled or accepted into a master’s-level business program. Special Note: Winter 2015 and Spring 2016 graduates are eligible to apply for CPA Review Scholarships only.
- Be in good academic standing. Please provide a conversion of your grades to the 4.0 grading scale; if your college or university does not use this scale.