Wojcicki & Associates is delighted to present this accounting scholarship that will benefit deserving college students in honor of Robert R. Dylla CPA, a partner of and mentor to the firm.
Robert R. Dylla passed away August 21, 2018 after his fight with cancer. Bob left a lasting legacy for his employees, clients and the local community. He was a Vietnam Army Veteran and an avid Chicago Bears fan and season ticket holder. Boy would he like to have seen the 2018-19 Bears season! Bob was a CPA’s CPA, always passionate about helping clients, many of whom became close friends. He was gregarious and hilarious and made accounting fun. Bob believed strongly in the profession and the wish to support Chicago area students who were focused on studying in the field of accounting and data analytics.
Wojcicki & Associates will provide one scholarship annually to deserving accounting college students. Each honored student will receive $500 toward their education. Applications and transcripts should be sent to Nicole Miceli, firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline to apply for the 2020 scholarship is Friday, May 29, 2020. Scholarship recipients will be notified by Monday, June 15, 2020.
“We are beyond thrilled to launch the Robert R. Dylla CPA Scholarship,” said Chris Wojcicki, CEO at Wojcicki. “Bob would have been pleased to hear of these efforts to support and encourage students who Bear Down to pursue their education in the field of accounting and analytics and would be so honored to hear that the scholarship is in his name.”
Students majoring in the field of Accountancy, Data Analytics or similar
Students at a Junior level and above
Minimum GPA of 2.9 on a 4.0 scale (a school transcript is required)
Extracurricular involvement and participation