The “Take a Closer Look at CPAs” series highlights the wide range of opportunities that a CPA career can provide. GWSCPA hosts these regular forums for college students in DC to give you a chance to hear from CPAs in different areas of practice. Upcoming: Partners in Local Firms Recent briefings included: Life at the Big Four Accounting Firms Federal Government Career Opportunities CPAs in the Entertainment Industry CPAs as the CFO CPAs who started their own Firms.
Join us on November 13, 2014 for our next Panel, CPAs as Partners in Local Firms.
The Scholarship Fund of the Greater Washington Society of CPAs was established in 1963. Since it's inception, the fund has awarded more than $300,000 to accounting students attending institutions of higher education located in Washington, DC. Consider making a tax deductible contribution to the fund this year when you submit your membership renewal... or today. Checks may be made payable to GWSCPA Educational Fund-Scholarships mailed to Attn: Amy Fielder 1140 Connecticut Ave, NW, Suite 606, Washington, DC 20036.
Students attending the universities listed below on a full time basis and meet all other criteria are eligible to apply for an award from the GWSCPA Scholarship Fund. These schools offer either a BS or BA degree in accounting or have graduate level programs that qualify for the 150 (semester) hour requirement for graduates to sit for the Uniform CPA Examination.
Schools eligible for GWSCPA’ Scholarship Fund:
Brian Furao--American University 2014
Heidi Friedrich--American University 2014
Ibrahim Elmi--Howard University 2014
Christina Montesi--George Washington University 2014
Adriene Davis--Howard University 2013
Oluwaseun Ogunbamise--George Washington University 2013
Equilla Clark--Howard University 2013
Lorraine Pascual--American University 2013
Joseph Burns-- Howard University 2012
Yuliya Gekhman --American University 2012
Mark Dissen-- George Washington University 2012
Anna Merkoulova-- American University 2012
Christine Curley-- Georgetown University 2011
Matthew Casey-- George Washington University 2011
Nadia Farooqi-- George Washington University 2011
Jeffrey Goldfond-- George Washington University 2011
Rachel Bryan-- George Washington University 2010
Chris Kearney-- Gallaudet University 2010
Emily Stovicek-- American University 2010
India Clark-- Howard University 2009
Yuriy Kushnir --American University 2009
Kendra Oates-- Howard University 2008
Elizabeth Hershman --American University 2008
Wesley Bullock-- Howard University 2007
Siobhan Gillan-- American University 2007
Peter Drummond --American University 2006
Ashley Kurtz-- George Washington University 2005
Andrea Smith-- Howard University 2005
Student Membership is open to any full time student pursuing a degree in accounting or another financial services area who would like to benefit from the networking and educational opportunities afforded by the Society. Student Membership is only $15/year and is often waived if you join at an event.
The GWSCPA will also work with the community to fill requests from schools, colleges, and community organizations seeking CPA volunteers to address classes, assemblies, meetings, or special events.
The GWSCPA publishes a quarterly newsletter for area accounting professors and teachers who are looking for resources for their students as well as updates that affect academics in the profession. To sign up for this electronic newsletter or for any questions about Academic Membership, contact Brian Calvary at email@example.com or 202-464-6002