Luther Speight Accounting Scholarship

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Luther Speight Accounting Scholarship

The Luther Speight Accounting Scholarship is an initiative by Luther Speight, the driving force behind Luther Speight & Company CPAs. Tailored to support USA-based students with a passion for accounting, this scholarship provides a one-time $1000 grant to those enrolled in US universities. It embodies Luther’s dedication to the accounting profession and his desire to nurture and support future accountants in their academic pursuits.


  • Students must be enrolled full time in a accredited college or university.
  • Candidates for this scholarship should have a minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher and be in good overall academic standing.
  • One entry per student; multiple entries will be ignored.
  • False or misleading information will result in automatic disqualification with no further notice.

Required Information

  • First name and Last name
  • Telephone Number
  • Email Address
  • Mailing Address
  • Student ID
  • Name of the Educational Institution
  • Current GPA
  • Self-Biography

Essay Question

  • The field of accounting is more than just numbers; it’s about understanding businesses, economic trends, and the financial landscape. Reflect on a recent financial or economic event that captured your interest. Analyze its implications and how it has influenced your passion for accounting. How do you believe the Luther Speight Accounting Scholarship will further equip you to make impactful contributions to the accounting profession?
  • Essay submissions should be no less than 600 words.

Deadline & Announcement & Award

  • Application Deadline: May 1, 2024
  • Announcement Date: May 25, 2024
  • Award Amount: $1000.00