The American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) is the world's largest member association representing the accounting profession, with more than 412,000 members in 144 countries. Each year, the Institute sponsors a case competition for undergraduate accounting students, and the winning team takes home $10,000. The topics differ each year, and in the past have included problem-solving in:
personal financial planning
the deficit, income tax and social security
fraud and forensics
How to Join
The AICPA competition takes place during the fall semester. Students interested in forming a team should reach out to the Accounting Department for more information and guidelines to apply.