Scholarships 

 
Scholarship awards are just one of the many ways that Chapters all over the world are recognizing student achievements.
University Scholarships
Many ISACA chapters award scholarships to students pursuing careers in Information Systems Auditing, IT Governance, Information Security and other related fields.
Awards may include cash, ISACA membership and other benefits. Check your local chapter for more information.
  • Asia

    Mumbai Chapter

    Name of Scholarship: The ISACA Mumbai Chapter Scholarship
    Amount of Scholarship: 2 scholarships of US $500 and US $250

    Website: www.isacamumbai.org/
    Contact: Dr Vishnu Kanhere (vkanhere@vsnl.com)

  • Europe/Africa

    South Africa Chapter

    Name of Scholarship: ISACA SA Scholarships
    Amount of Scholarship: 3 scholarships of up to R30000 each

    Website: www.isaca.org/south-africa
    Contact: scholarships@isaca.org.za

    Sweden Chapter

    Name of Scholarship: ISACA Sweden Chapter's Stipendium
    Amount of Scholarship: 3 scholarships of US $1500 each

    Website: www.isaca.se

  • North America

    Boise Chapter

    Name of Scholarship: ISACA Boise Chapter Academic Scholarship Program
    Amount of Scholarship: $750

    Website: www.isacaboise.org/
    Contact: James Cruz (academic@isacaboise.org)

    Chicago Chapter

    Name of Scholarship: 2019 ISACA Chicago Chapter Scholarship

    Description: Through the generous support of our members, the ISACA Chicago Chapter has established a scholarship fund to provide financial assistance to those interested in pursuing educational opportunities in the field of information systems (IS), IS governance, IS audit, IS compliance, IS security or related studies (i.e., hereafter, the “Scholarship”). Individuals interested in applying for the Scholarship must complete the application and related information requirements as noted below. If you have any questions regarding this Scholarship application, please email academic_relations@chicago.isacachapter.org and include “2019 ISACA Chicago Chapter Scholarship” in the subject line.

    Procedures and Selection Criteria: You will find information on how to apply for the annual ISACA Chicago Chapter Scholarship in the linked Applications.

    The scholarship application form and supporting documentation must be submitted electronically to the ISACA Chicago Scholarship Committee to academic_relations@chicago.isacachapter.org no later than 11:59 pm US Central on September 30, 2019.

    Applications: Undergraduate Scholarship Application, 2019-2020 and Master's Program Scholarship Application, 2019-2020

    Website: https://engage.isaca.org/chicagochapter/home

    Denver Chapter

    Name of Scholarship: Information Systems Audit and Control Association Scholarship Program
    Amount of Scholarship: $6,000 available (two $1,500; two $1,000; two $500)

    Website: http://isaca-denver.org/Scholarship/
    Contact: Jaimie Sylman (scholarship@isaca-denver.org)

    Detroit Chapter

    Name of Scholarship: Detroit ISACA Detroit Chapter’s Annual Scholarship Contest
    Description: This is a case-study, team competition. Universities can send more than one team to participate in the competition. Teams are issued a “real world” business case study to work on and at the conclusion, they are asked to present their reports and recommendations to a panel of judges. Winners are announced after all teams have presented. The university that has the winning team is also awarded a 1st place trophy. That trophy remains with that university until the following years contest begins and the new winners are announced.

    Amount of Scholarship: Teams compete for one of three scholarships: 1st place is $3,000, 2nd place is $2,000 and 3rd place is $1,000.

    Website: None
    Contact: Sajay Rai (sajayrai@securelyyoursllc.com or 734.487.0246)

    Edmonton Chapter

    Name of Scholarship: Vivek Dharap Scholarship
    Amount of Scholarship: $200 CDN given to Student Member of ISACA Edmonton Chapter by random draw.

    Website: www.isacaedmonton.ca
    Contact: board@isacaedmonton.ca

    Houston Area (University of Houston, Clear Lake)

    Name of Scholarship: ISACA Scholarship
    Amount of Scholarship: varies

    Website: http://prtl.uhcl.edu
    Contact: Leslie Wells (wells@uhcl.edu)

    New England Chapter

    Name of Scholarship: H. Peet Raap Memorial Scholarship
    Description: In its endeavors to promote student awareness of professional organizations and professions in the area of IT Governance, Risk and Compliance, ISACA of New England is proudly offering academic assistance for 3 qualified applicants for the 2014-2015 academic year. Three students will be awarded the following scholarships for their essay submissions on the topics provided.

    Amount of Scholarship: 3 scholarships (1 for $2,000; and 2 for $1,250). Additionally, the first five (5) applicants will receive an ISACA student membership.

    Website: www.isaca.org/chapters1/new-england/NewsandAnnouncements/pages/default.aspx
    Contact: ISACA NE Scholarship Group (university_liaison@isacane.org)

    Philadelphia Chapter

    Name of Scholarship: Annual ISACA Academic Scholarship Competition
    Amount of Scholarship: 1st place—US $2500; 2nd place—US $1500; 3rd place—US $1000

    Website: www.isaca.org/chapters2/Philadelphia/Academic-Relations/Pages/scholarship.aspx

    Research Triangle Chapter

    Name of Scholarship: The William M. Alston Memorial Scholarship
    Amount of Scholarship: US $500

    Website: www.isaca-rtc.org/

    South Florida Chapter

    Name of Scholarship: ISACA South Florida Scholarship. Two scholarships are awarded to students who attend one of the schools listed below:

    University of Miami
    Florida Atlantic University
    Florida International University
    NOVA Southeastern University
    Barry University

    Amount of Scholarship: US $1000 each

    Website: www.isacasfl.org/pubs/scholar.pdf
    Contact: academicrelations@isacasfl.org

    Toronto Chapter (several Toronto area scholarships)

    Name of Scholarship: ISACA Toronto Chapter Scholarship. Scholarships are given to each of the following schools through relevant professors, and are awarded to merit students from IT/IS audit courses:

    University of Waterloo
    Ryerson University
    York University
    University of Toronto
    Brock University

    Amount of Scholarship: Up to $2,000 CDN each year plus free ISACA membership for one year

    Website: www.isaca.toronto.on.ca/
    Contact: Academic Relations Coordinator (academia@isaca.toronto.on.ca)

    Utah Chapter (Four area universities)

    Name of Scholarship: ISACA Utah Chapter Scholarship at each of the following schools:

    Weber State University
    Utah State University
    University of Utah
    Brigham Young University

    Amount of Scholarship: 4 scholarships of $500 each

    Website: None
    Contact: Dr. Jefferson T. Davis (jtdavis@weber.edu)

    Western Michigan Chapter

    Name of Scholarship: WMISACA Scholarship

    Amount of Scholarship: $500 (one time award)

    Description, Restrictions and Qualifications:

    • Candidates must complete an essay in order to be considered.
    • Current high school senior, graduating at the conclusion of the 2013-14 academic year, or a full-time college student (enrolled in at least 12 semester credit hours).
    • Have an overall GPA of 2.5 or above (out of a 4.0 scale) in high-school (if entering college) or in prior college coursework.
    • Have a declared major in Accounting/Auditing, Computer science, or similarly related and appropriate field of study (or be enrolled for applicants entering their first year of college).
    • Be (or become) a Member of ISACA and the West Michigan Chapter. There is no net cost to you to join, contact the Membership Director (membership@wmisaca.org) for details.
    • For an application, please contact the WMISACA Secretary (below).
    • All completed applications must be returned by 5:00pm Eastern Time, Friday, August 15, 2014 to be considered.

    Website: None
    Contact: WMISACA Secretary at: secretary@wmisaca.org or WMISACA Scholarship Review Committee, P.O. Box 14282, Lansing, MI 48901

  • Oceania

    Brisbane Chapter

    Name of Scholarship: 5 awards given to students at 5 different universities:

    Central Queensland University
    The University of Queensland
    Queensland University of Technology
    Griffith University
    University of Southern Queensland

    Amount of Scholarship: AUD $200, plus an engraved plaque and free student membership

    Website: www.isaca-brisbane.org/

    Wellington Chapter

    Name of Scholarship: ISACA Wellington Scholarship
    Amount of Scholarship: NZD $1,000 is awarded to the top student within Victoria University's INFO301 course

    Website: None
    Contact: Vaughan Harrison (vaughan.harrison@nz.ey.com)