Scholarships

 

HEARTLAND ACFE SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

The 2018 Scholarship Deadline has passed. 

The 2019 Scholarship Deadline is June 30, 2019.

The Heartland Chapter places an emphasis on giving back to the communities that we serve. Therefore, it is the policy of the Heartland Chapter to establish, maintain, and promote a Scholarship Program. The Chapter's Board of Directors will designate annually the number of scholarships to be awarded and the value of each.


The Richard Podlesak Memorial Scholarship

The Richard Podlesak Memorial Scholarship is made available to undergraduate students (at least 12 hours per semester) or part-time graduate students (successful completion of at least 3 hours per semester) enrolled in an accredited college or university. The students must have a major in accounting, business, criminal justice or similar field of study will be considered and must be approved by the scholarship committee. If the applicant is approved for the scholarship, the value (approximately $1,000.00) will be awarded after the student has successfully completed the semester and has achieved a minimum GPA of 3.0.

Click on the Richard Podlesak Scholarship links in the left hand column under "SCHOLARSHIPS" for additional information.

 

The Dennis Carroll CFE Exam Scholarship

Since 2003, the Heartland Chapter has offered Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) Exam Scholarships. In honor of the Heartland's Founding President, the scholarship is now designated as The Dennis Carroll CFE Exam Scholarship.The Dennis Carroll CFE Exam Scholarship will provide the study materials needed and fees associated with the initial exam (approximate value of $1,195).  To be considered for this scholarship, the applicant must be eligible to apply for the ACFE exam as outlined on the website for the national association (www.acfe.com).

Click on the Dennis Carroll Scholarship links in the left hand column under "SCHOLARSHIPS" for additional information.

   

Please direct any questions you have to the Scholarship Coordinator:

Heartland Chapter, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners Attn: Scholarships Program Coordinator, Monica Joiner, CFE
PO Box 460726 Papillion, NE 68046-0726

scholarships@heartlandacfe.com