Abroms Family Endowed Scholarship
UNA alumnus Marty Abroms is the Managing Shareholder of Abroms & Associates, P.C. Abroms & Associates provides accounting, tax, and consulting services for clients with operations throughout the United States and globally. Upon graduation from UNA in 1981, Mr. Abroms was the recipient of the Turris Fidelis Award, given for holding the highest university grade point average; the Keller Key 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 scholarship shall be awarded to full time students enrolled in the Department of Accounting and pursuing undergraduate or graduate 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 Marty Abroms has an ownership, director, or officer position in including, but not limited to: American Promotional Events, Inc., Lyons & Company, Inc. and Lumber One Co., Inc., Sea Clear Power, Inc., or any successor company. However, descendants of Marty Abroms or his wife 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.