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The Newton D. Becker Scholarship program*, created in honor of Becker’s founder, is an annual scholarship program focused on Newt’s vision of helping students and accounting professionals fulfill their dreams of earning the CPA credential. The scholarship program offers deserving individuals financial assistance to prepare for the CPA Exam. The scholarship criteria are based on traits important to Newt – high moral character, strong leadership qualities and commitment to community service.
Including 40 Full Becker Bundle courses each valued at $3,487** and 200 50% Becker Bundle course each valued at $1,744**
In order to be considered for a scholarship, you must:
|Be an accounting professional or student not currently enrolled in Becker’s CPA Exam Review at time of scholarship notification.|
|Meet the requirements to sit for the CPA Exam at the time of enrollment in Becker’s CPA Exam Review.|
|Through a personal statement, demonstrate (1) a financial need in preparing for the CPA Exam and (2) the traits important to Newt Becker – high moral character, strong leadership qualities and a commitment to community service.|
|Provide the name of an employer/manager, professor, community leader or clergy member along with your application that we may contact for as a reference.|
|Be a U.S. resident.|
|As this is a scholarship where the student demonstrates a financial need in preparing for the CPA, it is not valid for applicants that are employed by or have accepted a position at a firm or corporation that reimburses for the CPA Exam Review.|
|Selected recipients must enroll in Becker’s CPA Exam Review by a predetermined timeframe.|
|Scholarship is non-transferable.|
Deadline for 2017 program applications is December 1, 2017 at 11:59 CST.
Winners will be announced on December 15th, 2017 via contact information
provided and scholarships will be awarded starting December 15th, 2017
through May 31st, 2018. Scholarship must be used by May 31st, 2018.
Please see our frequently asked questions or call Becker Professional
Education at (877) CPA-EXAM.
A scholarship selection task force will review all applications and select recipients based on financial need, high moral character, leadership qualities and commitment to community service, as demonstrated by applicants via their personal statements and letters of recommendation.
*Available to those that qualify
**All percentages and money-off are for the standard Becker Bundle price, not retail price.
Must be 18 years or older. Applicants agree to all terms and conditions and must meet specific qualifications. Scholarships will be awarded beginning 12/15/2017 through 5/31/2018. Scholarship not valid in AL, AR, LA, NH, NM, OK and WV.