Scholarships

The Philadelphia Chapter of AFWA and The Foundation of AFWA award educational scholarships for students studying accounting or finance.

Undergraduate/5-Year Degree Scholarship

To support the costs of attending 3rd, 4th, 5th year towards an Accounting or Finance degree.  See application for requirements.  Application and accompanying documents need to be returned to [email protected].  The AFWA Philadelphia Chapter application submission deadline is March 15, 2021.   

 Philadelphia Chapter Scholarship Application 2021

The Philadelphia Chapter candidate will also be eligle for an opportunity to be awarded an additional scholarship from The Foundation of AFWA.

AFWA Member Only Scholarships

The Foundation of AFWA promotes and advances education, career development and leadership in finance and accounting. They aim to ensure women will have the tools and resources to achieve every career success they desire.  For more information, due dates and applications go to The AFWA Foundation

Scholarships available to members of AFWA:

  • Mary Feeney Bonawitz PhD Scholarship - to assist with the cost of research for a student seeking a PhD degree in accounting.                                                                                             
  • Certification Review Course Scholarship - to provide registration for certification review courses with AFWA Partners Wiley & Surgent.                                                                                    
  • Certification Scholarship - to support the exam fees for those members who have recently passed all parts of the exam.                                                                                                          
  • Disaster Relief Dues Reimbursement - to assist dedicated members who have experienced personal hardship due to national disasters in their hometown.                                                  
  • Dues Reimbursement for Unemployed Members - to assist dedicated members who are unemployed at the time of their membership renewal.