Apply for a WICPA Educational Foundation LeRoy C. Schmidt, CPA 150-Hour Accounting Scholarships ($2,500)

Applications for scholarships awarded in April of 2014 to be used for the 2014-2015 school year, will be available in September 2014. 

To be eligible: 

  • Must attend a Wisconsin college or university with an accounting program that qualifies the applicant to sit for the Uniform CPA Exam.
  • The recipient must be a resident of Wisconsin and must be a U.S. citizen.
  • Must have completed 120 credit hours of a degree program that qualifies the applicant to sit for the Uniform CPA Exam.
  • Student must be entering their fifth-year requirement and eligible to receive a Master's degree in business, a double major/minor or provide verification of additional courses for credit to satisfy the 150 hour requirement.
  • The student cannot be a May 2014 graduate who has completed the 150-hour requirement.
  • Must have a full-time student status; be accepted in the college of business; completion of Intro to Accounting and proof of enrollment or completion of additional Accounting courses; and a minimum 3.0 GPA must be maintained.
  • The recipient will be announced in April 2014 for the 2014-2015 school year with the award payment to be made in September 2014 directly to the student. If the student's situation changes to make him or her ineligible, the Foundation must be notified immediately.
  • Applications must be received by the WICPA Educational Foundation by Friday, February 28, 2014.

If you have questions, please contact Jessica Murphy 800-772-6939 or 262-785-0445 ext. 4502 or email

Apply now! The scholarship application period is now closed. Please look back in August of 2014.

Fill out the application, save it to your computer, print it and mail it with the supporting documents mentioned on the application (current college transcript, letters of recommendation, and personal statement).

Send application and supporting documents to:

Jessica Murphy
Executive Relations Manager
W233N2080 Ridgeview Parkway, Suite 201
Waukesha, WI 53188