The December 15 deadline to submit your chapter's donation for the Scholarship Fundraising Challenge is rapidly approaching. Several chapters have already sent in donations that qualify them for prize packages including Greater Chicago, Pacific Northwest, Las Vegas and Kentucky (Bronze level), and Houston Area (Platinum level).
With the support of ACFE local chapters, even more students will be able to receive awards like these in the coming years. Don’t miss this opportunity to use your chapter community to help younger generations achieve their educational goals.
Below is a review of how the challenge works.
There will be prize packages awarded to chapters for meeting a certain level of donations:
- Bronze - donations totaling more than USD 1,000 – prize package of assorted books and merchandise
- Silver - donations totaling more than USD 2,500 – prize package of assorted books and merchandise, including two copies of the CFE Exam Prep Course
- Gold - donations totaling more than USD 5,000 – prize package of assorted books and merchandise, including four copies of the CFE Exam Prep Course
- Platinum - donations totaling more than USD 7,500 – prize package of assorted books and merchandise including four copies of the CFE Exam Prep Course and two registrations to a 2015 ACFE conference (choose from the Asia-Pacific Fraud Conference, the European Fraud Conference, the Global Fraud Conference or a CFE Exam Review Course)
The chapter can collect donations when members renew their membership or register for events, or through raffles during a seminar or networking function.
All chapters who participate will receive recognition on ACFE.com and on social media.
The deadline to submit your chapter’s donation is December 15, 2014. Please send your check, payable to the ACFE Foundation, to:
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
Attn: Ashley Stone
716 West Ave
Austin, TX 78701
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 CFEs.
The ACFE Foundation is a U.S.-based, tax-exempt, charitable organization. Contributions to the ACFE Foundation are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. Learn more about the ACFE Foundation and the Ritchie-Jennings Scholarship Program.