Accounting & Finance


Nebraska Bankers Scholarship

Nebraska Bankers Scholarship

is awarded to incoming freshman who are pursuing a major in one of the following programs in the College of Business: Accounting, Finance, Economics, Management, Agribusness, Management Information Systems or Marketing

Faculty: Suzanne Hayes

Students: Shawn Arkle, Laurel Atkins, Erin Beebout, Abigail Bills, Ashley Buoy, Felicia Charter, Jared Cline, Jessica Day, Margaret Fennessy, Kevin Hall, Zachary Hemmer, Kaley Hodgen, Anson Hueftle, Ashley Jasnoch, Aaron Kroll, Logan Krueger, Christine Laughlin, Rachel Leigh, Natali Lopez Perez, Kimberly Morris, Seth Onderstal, Kendra Peters, Connor Peterson, Amber Pietenpol, Joleen Rupe, Jacob spies, Kyle Stohs, Marissa Upton, Larry Uttecht, Michael Wiese, Jesse Zwiener


Contryman Associates Accounting Scholarship

is awarded to seniors majoring in Accounting with a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or above. Students should be entering their 5th year of education and in pursuit of the 150 credit hour accounting requirement.

Faculty: Brenda Eschenbrenner

Student: Zachary Justus


Nebraska Society of Certified Public Accountants Scholarship

is given by the Nebraska Society of CPAs to a student actively pursuing a career in public accounting and working on completing the credit hours required to sit for the CPA exam.

Faculty: Sherrie Dusch

Students: Michael Florance (pictured), Jaiden Potter

fifth year

Fifth Year Scholarship

The Foundation of the Nebraska Society of CPAs 5th Year Scholarship for those pursuing CPA certification

Faculty: Bev Frickel

Student: Britney Bochart


McDermott & Miller Scholarship

Recipients must be majoring in Accounting and have a cumulative grade point average of 3.5. Candidate shall have expressed an interest in pursuing a career in the area of public accounting in Central Nebraska following graduation. Recipients must also be in pursuit of completing the credit hours required to qualify for the CPA exam

Faculty: Brenda Eschenbrenner

Student: Zachary Justus


JoAnn and Earl Rademacher Scholarship

established for students majoring in Accounting, Finance, or Elementary Education. Mr & Mrs. Rademacher established the scholarship fund to help students with their education.

Faculty: Suzanne Hayes

Student: Rachel Leigh

Rademacher Scholarship

UNK Business Administration Accounting Scholarship

was established in 1978 by the Business Department to provide financial assistance to students who are majoring in Accounting

Faculty: Bruce Elder

Representative: Alisha Swenson

Student: Kaley Hodgen


Michael C. Florance


Hometown: Papillion, NE

Future Plans: Law School at UNL

Transformational experience: UNK Honors Program

Strengths of UNK: small classes; professors who know me as a person, not just a student

Michael J. Dentlinger


Hometown: Omaha, NE

Future Plans: Lots of options...maybe MBA?

Transformational experience: student athlete

Strengths of UNK: supportive community; top quality faculty

Chaney Lynn Black


Hometown: Spencer, NE

Future Plans: First travel...then start career as Federal Tax Associate for KPMG in Omaha

Transformational experience: leadership opportunities

Strengths of UNK: combination of "big-school opportunities" and "friendly, small-school setting"