Student Awards Furman University

Fred and June Current Accounting Award

Named after a former Furman professor and graduate, this cash award is presented each year to an outstanding graduating senior in accounting who has shown high academic achievement, has demonstrated leadership in the Furman Accounting Society, and who has actively participated in other organizations that have a primary goal of serving others. Our accounting faculty select the recipient.

Lawrence Kessler Award for Excellence in Accounting

Honoring the memory of a former Furman professor, this award is given annually to a rising senior to offset the recipient’s educational expenses. The award is presented to the accounting student who demonstrates the qualities most cherished by Lawrence Kessler: superior academic performance, integrity, and a proven work ethic.

General Excellence in Business Award

This cash award is presented each year to a graduating senior for strong academic achievement, a proven work ethic, leadership ability and well-diversified extracurricular activities. Our business faculty select the recipient.

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