The Foundation of AFWA

The mission of the Foundation is to promote and advance education, career development and leadership in finance and accounting, with the goal of guiding women to achieve success in their careers. We believe that to decrease barriers for women in the accounting and financial profession, education and access to career development resources are essential. The Foundation aims to ensure women will have the tools and resources to achieve every career success they desire.

Types of Scholarships available: 

Certification Scholarships for AFWA Members- CPA, CFP, CFE, CIA, CMA or CVA,  CPAexcel Review, PhD Scholarship

Scholarships open to the public- Undergraduate Scholarships, Master’s Scholarships, Diversity Scholarships

For full detail and applications on all the different types of scholarships available to our Members and open to the public,  please visit the Foundation on our National website.