Student Veterans of America and Accenture have partnered to provide a scholarship to veterans pursuing an undergraduate degree at an accredited four-year college or university. The Accenture Student Veterans Scholarship will support any student veteran pursuing a 4-year bachelor's degree. This partnership will enable returning veterans to pursue their educational goals and position them for success in civilian professions.
The 2017 Accenture Student Veterans Scholarship application will remain open until March 31, 2017 at 12:00pm (noon) EST. Student veterans must complete an online application, answer two essay questions, and attach the required documents be submitted prior to the deadline to be considered.
Four $10,000 scholarships will be awarded
All successful candidates must:
Please provide answers to the following two essay questions in one document using a maximum of 300-500 words per essay. Your word document should include your name and clearly specify each answer by number:
1. Tell us about your previous leadership experiences, whether in high school, college, or during your military service. How have you carried these experiences forward in the classroom or in other university activities?
2. Why are you interested in a career at Accenture? If you had to pick a specific function, which one are you most interested in and why (example: Operations, Consulting, Digital, Technology, and Strategy)?