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Deloitte Foundation Accounting Scholars Program

The Deloitte Foundation Accounting Scholars program at Pace University is made possible through generous funding from the Deloitte Foundation and Pace University. This program aims to support an outstanding racially and ethnically diverse student population admitted to master's in accounting programs at Pace University's Lubin School of Business for the 2024-2025 academic school year.

100% Tuition Funding Available For Graduate Accounting Programs

In addition to the distinction of becoming a Deloitte Accounting Scholar, recipients will receive financial support covering their entire tuition for the 2024-25 academic year. Books, fees, and living expenses are excluded. Eligibility: To be considered for the Deloitte Foundation Accounting Scholars Program, students must:

  • Currently be enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States, including, but not limited to HBCUs, Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSI), or other accredited colleges and universities
  • Have strong academic credentials including a minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • Be a US citizen or permanent resident
  • Meet the standards for admission to a Deloitte Foundation Accounting Scholarship Program's participating school, AACSB-accredited college/university master's program in accounting/taxation
  • Must demonstrate a commitment to pursuing a career in public accounting/taxation and obtaining CPA licensure. Current CPAs are not eligible.

Requirements: Scholarship recipients must be admitted to a Lubin School of Business graduate accounting program. Students admitted to the MS in Taxation program will be considered if their undergraduate degree is in accounting. The undergraduate degree must be completed no later than August 2025. Please see below for more information about eligibility:

  • All graduate accounting programs (Master of Science and MBA)
  • Combined programs (BBA/MBA Accounting, BBA Accounting/MS Taxation, and BBA Accounting/MS Finance)
  • Graduate programs in taxation and finance (students must have earned a bachelor's degree in accounting)
  • Scholarship recipients must maintain a GPA of 3.0 or higher for all semesters enrolled
  • Be a US citizen or permanent resident

How to Apply: For consideration, candidates must:

  1. Submit a complete application for admission and be admitted to graduate study in the Lubin School of Business . The priority deadline for submitting your admission application is April 20, 2024. Current Pace students pursuing a combined degree on a CPA track should contact their Lubin School of Business academic advisor.
  2. Submit a complete Deloitte Scholarship application (PDF)
  3. Submit two recommendation letters (PDF)

Download the scholarship application (PDF) Download the recommendation form (PDF)

For more information, contact Accounting Program Coordinator Maribel Garcia at

Students selected for the scholarship will be notified on or about May 20, 2024.

Lubin's dual accreditation in business and accounting by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International is an elite distinction shared by fewer than 2% of schools in the world offering business degree programs. With a wide alumni network in the accounting profession, Pace University has a longstanding history of propelling students toward remarkable professional success in accounting. The establishment of the Deloitte Accounting Scholars program further solidifies Pace University's commitment to supporting and investing in the future of students.