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MyFisher is designed to provide currently enrolled FSOA students with policies, procedures, and events unique to the School. It provides basic information needed to develop a plan of study, but is not designed to replace academic advising. Students seeking admission requirements for our degree programs should visit each program section of the website.

Weekly Announcements

Important Dates

Friday, February 23: Module 3 classes end

Monday, February 26-Friday, March 2: Module 3 Final Exams

FSOA Students

Wednesday, February 21, 6:15pm: Join BAP and Protiviti for a fun Pizza Social in Gerson 126! It will be a great way to learn more about Protiviti career opportunities and what it is like to work for a mid-market firm.

Inspiring Women Leaders Conference: Mark your calendars and plan on joining the University of Florida as they kick-off International Women's Day, Thursday, March 8, 2018 in Gainesville, FL with this inaugural 2-day conference event. They have a great set of presenters and topics! If you want to communicate with confidence, tap your inner innovator, drive results through effective strategy execution, or learn what effective mentoring is all about, register today and become an inspired woman leader!

Johnson Lambert ELITE conference: Junior year Accounting majors interested in learning more about internship and employment opportunities at Johnson Lambert can apply to their 2018 Empowering Leaders Inspiring Tomorrow’s Excellence (ELITE) conference, which will take place May 15-17 in Raleigh, North Carolina. For more information, visit Johnson Lambert ELITE conference. Application deadline is March 2, 2018.

University of Florida's Gator Run: Come out and show your pride in the gator nation at this orange and blue 5k that will occur at Hume Field on Saturday, February 24, at 11:00am. Registration is $5 for student members of the alumni association, and $25 for non-members (includes annual membership). Register at The Gator Run. Visit the Gator Run Facebook event.

Fellowship/Scholarship Opportunities

The RSM US Foundation's national scholarship program will award 10 students with $10,000 scholarships and an invitation to participate in RSM's externship (Pathways) program. Applicants must be sophomores (or juniors in a five-year program) studying business in a bachelor’s degree program. For additional information and eligibility requirements, visit Power Your Education Scholarship Program. The deadline to apply is Wednesday, February 28, 2018.

The following scholarships are awarded by the Florida Institute of CPA’s (FICPA) Scholarship Foundation. When you go to the website below, you will find information on four scholarships. Three are available to UF students:

“FICPA Scholarship Foundation Scholarship” – Please note that for this scholarship, consideration will only be given to students who completed the FSOA Graduate Awards application, which was due February 1. Do not apply for this scholarship on the FICPA website unless instructed to by the Fisher School. However, to be considered for the following two scholarships, you must apply on the FICPA website by the indicated deadline.

“James Wilcox Endowment Scholarship” - The James Wilcox Endowment, established through the FICPA Scholarship Foundation, has allocated six $5,000 scholarships for African-American accounting students from accredited Florida colleges and universities. 4th year students who are currently completing their senior year and will be enrolled in our Master’s Program in Fall 2018, are encouraged to apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens (or Permanent Resident Status), Florida residents, indicate a desire to work in Florida and plan to sit for the CPA exam. Deadline to apply is March 15, 2018.

“Walter A. Friedly Memorial Scholarship” – FICPA’s Walter A. Friedly Memorial Scholarship Fund, established through the Community Foundation of Broward, has designated three (3) scholarships at $1,416 each for accounting students for the Fall 2018 semester. Applicants must be 4th or 5th year accounting students who will be enrolled in the Fall 2018 semester, U.S. citizens (or Permanent Resident Status) and residents of Broward County. Students must also indicate a desire to work in Florida and plan to sit for the CPA exam. In addition, the student must demonstrate financial need as determined by the Office for Student Financial Affairs. Deadline to apply is March 15, 2018.

(Note that the “1040K Run/Lewis Davis Scholarship” is not open to UF students).

More specific eligibility criteria, and the application, can be found at FICPA Scholarships.

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