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Overview

Scholarship Amount Details

Eligibility

Application Process

About the

Scholarship

ACFE Foundation

Scholarship Awarded by

Amount

$10.0K (Rs 7.7L)

Course Level

Undergraduate, Postgraduate

Deadline

Feb 06, 2023

About the Scholarship

  • The Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship gives students the chance to grow in their academic careers and anti-fraud professions. 
  • Additionally, by offering a full year of ACFE membership, it helps their anti-fraud goals. $10,000, $5,000, $2,500, and $1,000 in award sums are paid directly to the recipient's college or university.

History

  • The scholarship programme was started in 1992 to give students who had proven themselves in studies relating to fraud opportunity. 
  • To honour ACFE members Larry Jennings, CFE, and Tracy Ritchie, CFE, the scholarship programme was renamed the Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship in 1998. On November 14, 1997, two males were among the five persons killed during terrorist assaults in Karachi, Pakistan.

Overview

No. of scholarships to be awarded

1

Type of scholarship

Merit

Renewability

Yes

Application deadline

2023-02-06

Announcement of award on

2023-04-20

Applicability of the scholarship

Courses

Undergraduate, Postgraduate

Universities

N/A

Countries

USA

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Eligibility

  • Students must exhibit a desire to work in fraud examination or a related anti-fraud profession, as well as:
  • Have an accounting, business administration, finance, or criminal justice major or minor declared.
  • Be enrolled full-time in an accredited four-year college or university for the academic year 2023-2024.
  • When applying, undergraduates must be enrolled in at least 9 semester hours (or equivalent) per term and in the second half of their sophomore year.
  • Graduates must enroll in a minimum of 6 semester hours (or equivalent) per term in order to graduate.

Application Process

  • The application season is now ended, but it will reopen on September 15th for the academic year 2023-2024. 
  • Applicants that meet the criteria can apply through the scholarship application portal. 
  • Only applications that are fully completed and received by the deadline will be considered. 

Additional Information

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