TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation announced today that it has awarded the Clay Ford Minority Scholarship to 40 fifth-year minority accounting students from 14 different universities across Florida.
Award recipients will receive $3,000 to $6,000 per semester for a maximum of two semesters.
“DBPR is thrilled to assist these deserving students with jump-starting their careers in the CPA profession,” said DBPR Secretary Jonathan Zachem.
Applications are accepted each year on a rolling basis and will be applied to the appropriate school year. The deadline for applications for the 2018 – 2019 school year is June 1, 2018.
For information regarding eligibility requirements and the application process, please visit www.myfloridalicense.com/CPAScholarship.