Scholarship Opportunities

Striving for Greatness

Accounting & Finance Scholarship

PM Business Advisors’ Striving for Greatness Accounting & Finance Scholarship is aimed towards well-rounded individuals who display both academic excellence in accounting and/or finance as well as involvement in their community. Our applicants will distinguish themselves through their interest and engagement in helping out, volunteering, and being involved in community service or service programs. At PM Business Advisors, we understand the importance and influence that community service involvement can have on individuals. Students who volunteer gain real-world experience, improve their skill sets, and build networking skills, all while gaining exposure to new people and new environments. Here at PM Business Advisors, we commend these students and are offering a $2,500 scholarship to those who meet the criteria. The deadline to submit applications is December 31, 2020. Thank you in advance for your application.

Helpful Information:

  • Before getting started here is an overview of the information you will need, that you might not have on hand:
    • Your total credit hours
    • Your credit hours towards the CPA Exam
    • List of your academic honors
    • Estimated expenses towards your education
  • You do not have to submit them all at once, you can email your Resume, Transcript, & Letters of Recommendation at a later date
  • You may have your recommendations emailed directly to

How To Apply:

  1. Download and complete the application
  2. Email the following:
    1. The Completed Application
    2. Your Resume
    3. A copy of your transcript
    4. 2 Letters of Recommendation

If you DO NOT have all the required materials in by December 31 you will NOT be considered for the scholarship

All applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a U.S. Citizen or permanent U.S resident
  • Be enrolled full-time in a college or university
  • Have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0/4.0 or equivalent
  • Demonstrate progress in a course of study in accounting or finance
  • Plan to sit for the CPA exam within three years of application date
  • Demonstrate leadership ability
  • Involvement in community service organizations

Previous Striving for Greatness Winners:

  • 2016-2017 Michaeleen McKinley from Quinnipiac University
  • 2017-2018 Sylvia Lee from NYU
  • 2018-2019 Milton Straham III from University of Michigan-Flint (UM-Flint)
  • 2019-2020 – Could Be You!! Apply Here
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