Accounting Student of the Year


Being keen to learn, develop and improve at the outset of a career in the accounting industry is fundamental to long-term success and career potential.

This award recognises the university student who demonstrated the most outstanding commitment to success in a future career in the accounting industry in the 2017 calendar year.

It considers the activities, strategies and actions of the student in terms of positioning themselves for future success.


This award is open to all accounting students who were enrolled in undergraduate or postgraduate degrees for a minimum of six months in the 2017 calendar year, on either a full or part-time basis.


  • Outline all extracurricular activities you undertook to position yourself for a future career in the accounting industry in 2017.
  • Detail all employment/internships you have undertaken to prepare yourself for a career in accounting (you may attach a current CV).
  • Highlight academic achievements throughout your tertiary education in relation to your accounting degree. Provide a copy of your up-to-date academic transcript.

Provide an academic reference from your university where possible.