Accounting Awards & Scholarships

As an Accounting student at the Palumbo-Donahue School of Business, there are several awards and scholarships that may be available to you. The accounting faculty strongly encourages you to apply for as many of these awards and scholarships as you are qualified.

Edward Milcic Memorial Scholarship

Awarded annually to a qualified accounting student who demonstrates a 2.75 overall GPA, financial need as determined by Office of Financial Aid, DU and community contribution, and employment history. Sophomores, juniors and seniors are eligible to apply.

Outstanding Accounting Student Achievement Award

Awarded annually to a qualified accounting student who demonstrates a 3.5 overall GPA and professional or community service. Sophomores, juniors and seniors are eligible to apply.

Robert A. DePalma Memorial Endowed Scholarship

Awarded annually to accounting students who demonstrate a 2.75 to 3.25 overall GPA and financial need as determined by Office of Financial Aid. Juniors and seniors are eligible to apply.

James Louis Radakovich Endowed Scholarship

Awarded annually to accounting and information systems management students who demonstrate a 2.5 overall GPA, financial need as determined by Office of Financial Aid, DU and community contribution and employment history. Sophomores and juniors are eligible to apply.

John L. and Helen McDonough Endowed Scholarship

Awarded annually to accountings student who have financial need as determined by Office of Financial Aid, and a GPA of a 3.0 or higher. This award shall be given to one male and one female student per academic year. The award is renewable if the students continue to meet the previously stated criteria. Freshman, sophomores and juniors are eligible to apply.

Accounting Alumni Awards

Awarded annually to qualified accounting students who demonstrate a 3.5 overall GPA, DU and community contribution and employment history. Juniors, seniors and Master of Accountancy students are eligible to apply.

Accounting Alumni Scholarships

Awarded annually to qualified accounting students who demonstrate a 3.0 overall GPA, financial need as determined by Office of Financial Aid, DU and community contribution, and employment history. Juniors, seniors and Master of Accountancy students are eligible to apply.

Institute of Internal Auditors Outstanding Accounting Student Award

Awarded annually to qualified accounting students who demonstrate a 3.5 overall GPA, professional or community service and leadership activities. Juniors, seniors and Master of Accountancy students are eligible to apply.