Augustus L. Harper Scholarship

Funded by
$500
1 winner$500
Open
Application Deadline
Nov 8, 2024
Winners Announced
Dec 8, 2024
Education Level
Graduate, Undergraduate
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Eligibility Requirements
Education Level:
Undergraduate or graduate student
Race:
BIPOC
Major:
Accounting, finance, or business
Education Level:
Race:
Major:
Undergraduate or graduate student
BIPOC
Accounting, finance, or business

Augustus L. Harper was a firm believer in education and dedicated his life to it.

Augustus completed an undergraduate degree and an MBA and spent years working as a teacher, professor, and the President of the National Association of Black Accountants. Gus attributed much of his success and his escape from poverty to his education and was constantly doing all he could to help others access education and succeed.

This scholarship aims to honor the life of Augustus L. Harper by supporting students majoring in accounting, finance, or business. 

Any BIPOC undergraduate or graduate student majoring in accounting, finance, or business may apply for this scholarship, but applicants with 3.0 GPAs or higher are preferred. 

To apply, tell us why you think education is important and how it has brought value to you.

Selection Criteria:
Ambition, Need, Boldest Bold.org Profile
Published May 8, 2024
$500
1 winner$500
Open
Application Deadline
Nov 8, 2024
Winners Announced
Dec 8, 2024
Education Level
Graduate, Undergraduate
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners