30 January 2020.


The United States of America.

(Partially Funded)


Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship Program.

Through the ACFE Foundation, the Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship Program supports students worldwide who have an interest in pursuing a career in fraud examination and wish to develop their knowledge, skills, and abilities associated with a fraud examination or similar path.

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The mission of the ACFE Foundation is to increase the body of anti-fraud knowledge by supporting future anti-fraud professionals worldwide through the funding of the Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship Program. The scholarship program provides an opportunity for men and women of all ages, races, religions and income levels to advance their education. Many of these outstanding and deserving students go on to become Certified Fraud Examiners. The ACFE Foundation is a tax-exempt, charitable organization.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Accounting.
  • Business administration.
  • Finance.
  • Criminal justice.

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

10 Days.

– Award Recipients Announced – April 20, 2020.

-Awards Distributed – April 30, 2020.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Applicants must have a declared major or minor in accounting, business administration, finance, criminal justice and demonstrate a desire to pursue a career in fraud examination or similar anti-fraud profession.
  • Undergraduates must be enrolled 9 semester hours (or equivalent) per term.
  • Graduates must be enrolled 6 semester hours (or equivalent) per term.
  • Complete the Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship application online.
  • Be currently enrolled at an accredited, four-year college or university with enrollment through the 2021 academic year.

The following persons are not eligible to apply:

  • Past scholarship award recipients
  • High school students (including seniors)
  • Junior college or community college students
  • College or university students graduating in 2020(students must be enrolled through 2021).
  • ACFE Chapter officers or directors.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

  • The Ritchie-Jennings Memorial scholarship award amounts are $10,000, $5,000, $2,500, and $1,000. Scholarships are awarded in U.S. dollars and include a one-year ACFE Student Associate membership. Awards will be paid directly to the award recipient’s university.

How to Apply

First Step: fill online application

You will need: 

  • Upload Official Transcript(s) showing all completed college or university courses.
  • Two recommendation forms must be submitted on behalf of the applicant.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Amr Habib/ Egypt

Reviewed by” Mariam Mohamed Kamal/ Egypt
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team