CPA Australia provides scholarships to assist members in need to undertake the CPA Program. Members completing CPA Program segments for continuing professional development (CPD) purposes and non-members are not eligible.

CPA Australia and Australian Scholarship Foundation scholarship application

CPA Australia and the Australian Scholarship Foundation (ASF) offer up to five scholarships annually. The purpose of the scholarship is to enable managers and financial officers of registered charitable organisations to enhance their knowledge and skills to further contribute to the management and accountability of charitable not-for-profit organisations. The scholarship entitles recipients to exemption from all CPA Program professional level segments fees.

The scholarship application is now available through the  Australian Scholarships Foundation website.  

Closing date for applications is 30 November 2014.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander scholarships

CPA Australia sponsors up to five Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (ATSI) scholarships. The scholarships aim to help ATSI people to meet the educational requirements for CPA status. The scholarship entitles recipients to exemption from all CPA Program professional level segment fees and their first year of CPA Australia membership free, at Associate level. 

Closing date for applications is 14 November 2014.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander scholarship information and application form (PDF)