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Helmsman Adivsors LLC Scholarship

 

Purpose

Helmsman Advisors LLC wants to encourage students in the UTA accounting program to pursue a graduate degree in Accounting. The scholarship is established to provide financial support for an outstanding accounting student at the University of Texas at Arlington.

 

About Helmsman Advisors LLC

 

Helmsman Advisors LLC specializes in providing strategic tax and planning advice to Private Equity Firms, Hedge Funds, and Family Offices of high net worth individuals.  Taxes are an inherently complex part of many business and personal financial decisions. Drawing on decades of experience, both as an advisor and in industry as a consumer and implementer of advice from some of the best tax advisors in the world, Helmsman's goal is help make the complex seem simpler and to guide clients to appropriate tax sensitive business and personal conclusions and decisions.

 

Criteria:

(1) Have an accounting and overall UTA GPA of at least 3.0;

(2) Be an accounting major with intent to obtain masters degree in accounting or tax;

(3) Have completed at least 12 semester hours of accounting (9 semester hours for graduate students) prior to the date of application;

(4) Have at least one full-time semester remaining for degree completion after the semester of application.

 

Recipients:

2014:  Jianwen Zhang