Fall 2020 Academic & Study Abroad Scholarship Deadline: May 1

Fall 2020 scholarship applications are due soon! Awards range from $500 – $2,000 !

The Heavener School of Business in the Warrington College of Business offers two types of undergraduate scholarships:

  • General academic scholarships for all undergraduate business majors (includes UF online program)
  • Study abroad scholarships for those participating in our study abroad programs (all majors including accounting students are eligible)

We strongly encourage students to apply. The application deadline is May 1st.

For additional eligibility information and application instructions please visit: https://warrington.ufl.edu/undergraduate-current-students/scholarships/

Contact the scholarship coordinator at scholarships@warrington.ufl.edu with questions.

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CURBS Research Week begins March 30th

Are you interested in research at UF?

Conducting research as a business student gives you an opportunity for more in-depth study of a particular business topic and is a unique achievement supplementing your undergraduate experience. If you need help getting started or would like to find out more, the Center for Undergraduate Research Board of Students (CURBS) offers Peer Advising for anyone who would like get started in undergraduate research.

To schedule an online session, follow this link: https://calendly.com/ufcurbsadvising/.

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Student Assistant Position – Heavener School of Business – Spring 2020

The Heavener School of Business is looking for an energetic, highly motivated individual who is personable, works well with others, demonstrates initiative and is able to work with minimal supervision. You must be able to comprehend and follow academic policies and regulations set forth by the University of Florida and Heavener School of Business. General computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office including Access, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel. Preferred applicant will have strong customer service skills on the phone and in person.

The position is an 8-15 hours per week commitment.

Application Process
Interested candidates should email the following documents as attachments to both Alex Gauthier at alex.gauthier@warrington.ufl.edu and Lily Huddleston at lhuddleston@ufl.edu by Monday, October 07th at 5 PM EST:

  1. Current resume
  2. A brief narrative (250 words or less) that:
    • Explains why you want to become a student assistant in the Academic and Career Advising Office
    • Describes the most positive customer service encounter you have experienced
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Accounting Mentorship Program by University of North Carolina Master of Accounting Program

The application for the Accounting Mentorship Program (AMP) is now open!  AMP, which starts fall 2019 and concludes spring 2020, pairs students with an accountant from Dixon Hughes Goodman, a leading accounting, consulting and tax firm that is sponsoring AMP, who will be their mentor throughout the program.

We’re hosting a two-day Welcome Event to kick off the program in the fall and a three-day Capstone Event in the spring, both of which are held in Chapel Hill, NC (all expenses paid).

Additionally, AMP consists of bi-monthly online workshops that include such sessions as:

  • Building an Effective Resume
  • Improving your Interview Skills
  • Branding Yourself
  • Developing your Networking Skills
  • Promoting and Supporting Diversity in the Workplace
  • Choosing a Career in Accounting

At the close of the program, students will have the opportunity to interview for DHG’s Leadership Conference, which could potentially lead to paid internships!

Those who are underrepresented minorities, first-generation college students, and students who have overcome social or economic hardship are strongly encouraged to apply. 

Application Link

Application Deadline: April 22nd, 2019.

Please feel free to contact me with any questions at: michael_schmidt@kenan-flagler.unc.edu.

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