Tag Archives: Accounting Education Research Grants Program

Research on Candidates’ Characteristics

State Board Report July 2015 Informative results of the three 2014 -15 NASBA Accounting Education Research Grants were reported at the Regional Meetings: Professor Martin G. Fennema reported on his Florida State University research team’s work on "Are Accountants Made or Born?" They found that the natural ability to perform accountingrelated tasks appears to be…

2015 Research Grants Approved

State Board Report May 2015 Acting upon the recommendations of the NASBA Education Committee, the Board of Directors at their April 24 meeting approved the awarding of the 2015 NASBA Accounting Education Research Grants to: "Causal Effect of Changes in Business School Accreditation on CPA Exam Success Rates" – Pamela Baker, Ph.D., CPA, CGMA Associate…

2015 Call for Grant Proposals

State Board Report March 2015 Through April 13, 2015, NASBA will be accepting grant proposals for accounting education research projects. Faculty and post-doctoral researchers in U.S. academic institutions are encouraged to submit proposals for research in educational issues impacting the public accounting profession and the Boards of Accountancy’s charge to protect the public. Some suggested…

NASBA Announces 2015 Call for Proposals for Accounting Education Research Grants Program

Grants Totaling up to $25,000 Available to Faculty and Post Doctoral Researchers NASHVILLE, TENN., (FEBRUARY 9, 2015) – The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) announces the 2015 Call for Proposals for its Accounting Education Research Grants Program. First established in 2011, the program is spearheaded by NASBA’s Education Committee and aims to…

Education Committee Studies Change

State Board Report January 2015 The impact on accounting education of the many recent technical advances in higher education are being monitored by NASBA’s Education Committee, chaired by Dr. Robert J. Cochran (VA). The 2014-15 Committee has several subcommittees in operation: Accreditation Changes – Nicholas J. Mastracchio, Jr., CPA, Ph.D. (NY), Daniel L. Fulks, CPA,…

NASBA Draws Academics’ Attention

State Board Report September 2014 NASBA’s exhibition at the American Accounting Association’s 2014 Annual Meeting, in Atlanta, GA, August 2-6, resulted in 30 new university accounts for NASBA’s Accountancy Licensing Library as well as more recognition of NASBA and the State Boards by educators. The meeting’s theme was “Global Engagements and Perspectives” and the AAA…

NASBA Announces 2014 Accounting Education Research Grant Recipients

Association awards funding totaling $31,000 to university faculty and postdoctoral researchers. NASHVILLE, TENN., (AUGUST 5, 2014) — The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) is pleased to announce the 2014 recipients of its Accounting Education Research Grants program. Faculty and postdoctoral researchers representing four institutions will receive grants, totaling $31,000, in an effort…

Research Grant Recipients Report

State Board Report July 2014 Educators who had received NASBA Education Research Grants in 2013 shared with the Regional Meetings some of the insights their work has produced. During panel sessions moderated by Chief Relationship Officer Alfonzo Alexander in the East and Education Committee Member Dr. John E. Peterson (SD) in the West, the academicians…

NASBA Research Grants Announced

State Board Report June 2014 Recipients of the 2014 NASBA Accounting Education Research Grants have been named: “State Policies and Attitudes Toward Acceptance of Advanced Placement (AP) Courses and a Comparison of Success on the CPA Exam Between Students That Enter College with Advanced Placement Credit and Those That Do Not: A Two-Part Investigation” Dan…

NASBA Launches Call for Proposals for Accounting Education Research Grants Program

Professors and Post Doctoral Researchers Invited to Compete for Grants Totaling up to $25,000 NASHVILLE, TENN., (February 10, 2014) —The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) announces the 2014 Call for Proposals for its Accounting Education Research Grants Program. Established in 2011, the goal of the program is to advance research on educational…