DAH Scholarship 2021 Recipient
The Donna A. Hubert Memorial Scholarship Fund was established in 2020. The Scholarship is an annual renewable $1,500 scholarship for women interested in pursuing a career in accounting. Qualified applicants are female undergraduate students enrolled at an accredited college or university, residing in either Illinois, Indiana, or Minnesota, pursuing an undergraduate degree in accounting, and have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Accounting must be declared as the recipient's major.
The goal of the Scholarship is to honor Donna's contributions to the Firm and the accounting industry. Education is the gift that lasts a lifetime, and through the Donna A. Hubert Memorial Scholarship Fund, we hope that Donna's legacy will continue to resonate for future generations of students.
We are pleased to announce the 2021 recipient of the Donna A. Hubert Memorial Scholarship is Rachel K. Murray. Rachel is an Accounting and Business Administration/Finance Major at Augustana College. She is scheduled to graduate in May, 2023.
In her scholarship application, Rachel said, "I immediately knew I wanted to apply for the Donna A. Hubert Scholarship after reading the brief description about Donna Hubert and her impact in the accounting field. Her legacy as a successful woman in a male-dominated profession is incredibly admirable and an inspiration for young women everywhere." Rachel also shared, "I am confident in my abilities to be successful as well as a motivating leader in both my academic and professional lives. I am incredibly grateful for the opportunity to continue my higher education in this field and am excited to see where it will take me in the future."
Congratulations to Rachel!