Abroms Family Endowed Scholarship
UNA alumnus Marty Abroms is the President and Managing Shareholder of Abroms & Associates, P.C. Abroms & Associates, which provides accounting, tax and consulting services for clients with operations throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and Latin America. Full time student in the Department of Accounting pursuing degrees in accounting. Upon graduation from UNA in 1981, Mr. Abroms was the recipient of the Turis Fidelas Award, given for holding the highest university grade point average; the Keller Key Award for top university service; and the Elijah Watt Sells Award, presented to the few candidates who passed each section of the CPA exam on the first attempt and earned the highest marks in the country. This scholarshp shall be awarded to full time students enrolled in the Department of Accounting and pursuing degrees in accounting. Preference of each scholarship award shall be given first to the employees/or children (and any lineal descendants of such employees) of Abroms & Associates, P.C. If no qualified candidates apply, then to any businesses in which Martin Abroms has an ownership, director or officer position in including, but not limited to: American Promotional Events, Inc., American Wholesale Books Company, Inc., Books-A-Million, Inc., Mid South Vending Services LLC, Elite-Medical LLC, Lyons & Company, Inc. and Lumber One Company, Inc. or any successor, however descendants of Martin and Donna Abroms shall not be eligible for awards from this fund. Each scholarship is to be awarded for one academic year only. Prior recipients may reapply for this scholarship during subsequent years.