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ACFE Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship Program

Goes By: Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship
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Provides a one-time scholarship to students with a major or minor in accounting, business administration, finance or criminal justice and who wish to pursue a career in an anti-fraud profession.

The ACFE Foundation supports the education of students worldwide enrolled in accounting, business, finance and criminal justice who wish to pursue a career in fraud examination or similar anti-fraud profession. To be eligible to apply, the applicant must currently be enrolled full-time and similarly enrolled during the upcoming academic year with a declared major or minor in accounting, business administration, finance or criminal justice at an accredited, four-year college or university. Undergraduates must be enrolled 9 semester hours (or equivalent) per term and graduates must be enrolled 6 semester hours (or equivalent) per term.

Award Value

One-year scholarship paid directly to the university of one $10,000 scholarship, two $5,000 scholarships, four $2,500 scholarships or twenty-three $1,000 scholarships plus a one-year ACFE Student Associate membership.

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Masters

Minimum Grade Point Average



No Requirements
Campus Nomination Required No
Year of Study Funded Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Masters
Academic Areas: Business
Areas of Interest:
Language Funding No
Location Domestic

Be sure to consult the competition website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.


Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship Deadline
Monday, February 1, 2021
11:59 PM CST

Last updated: November 5, 2019

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