The AICPA Accounting Scholars Leadership Workshop is an annual invitational program for minority accounting students who play to pursue the CPA designation. This event aims to strengthen students' professional skills and understanding of the limitless possibilities and benefits of earning the CPA credential.
Through speakers, panel discussions and interactive programs, participants gain confidence and an enhanced understanding of the various career paths within the accounting profession to prepare them for the steps that follow graduation.
An all-expense paid event, the Workshop is covered by the AICPA Foundation and includes the cost of student attendees' transportation to/from the Workshop location, hotel accommodations, training experience and meals.
The Workshop takes placed in Houston, TX, from May 17-May 19, 2017. Deadline to apply is Wednesday, March 15. To apply, go to
Students must first be AICPA student members, which is free of charge. Go to https://thiswaytocpa.com/join-aicpa/