The Accounting Society

University of Houston

Officer Elections

Date: Wed April 25th
Attire: Business Professional for candidates
Requirements for running: Be a top ten member or an active member, and attend banquet

Presentation must include:
1. What position are you running for
2. A brief introduction of yourself
3. History/experience with AS
4. Why are you running
5. Any new ideas that you have for your position or for AS in general
6. Your class/work schedule for next semester
7. You can use any medium such as PowerPoint, Prezi, etc


Members can only apply for one scholarship, even if they meet the requirements for multiple scholarships.

All Essay requirements:
1. Two full pages, double spaced, 12pt. Font
2. Must attend banquet
3. DEADLINE: April 27th at 11:59pm


Top Ten Scholarship
Prompt: Prepare a detailed SWOT Analysis of The Accounting Society
Value: $500
Requirements: Must be a Top Ten Member

Active Member Scholarship
Prompt: How can AS get a bigger member turn out, what can AS do to retain members, how would you recruit new AS members and what advice would you give them, why did you choose AS
Value: $400
Requirements: Must choose at least two questions to answer and must be an active member

Paid Member Scholarship:
Prompt: What has the Accounting Society done you in terms of personal and professional development? How do you plan to utilize it in job seeking and/or future career?
Value: $100
Requirements: Must be a paid member