Collier Receives Becker Scholarship for Success

Arkansas Tech student Sam Collier has been selected by Becker Professional Education as the recipient of a 2010 Scholarship for Success.

As a scholarship recipient, Becker will receive a scholarship for the CPA review program in order to prepare for the CPA examination.

Collier, a senior from Benton, is an accounting major at Arkansas Tech, and he is one of 50 students in the nation to receive the scholarship.

The Becker Professional Education program annually awards the scholarships to students who “demonstrate high moral character and leadership qualities.”

Collier says he plans to sit for the CPA examination in 2010 and is grateful to those at Becker Professional Education for their assistance.

He adds, “Becker Professional Education is widely regarded as providing the very best CPA Exam review experience and they have a proven record of success.  I wish to thank them for providing this scholarship so that I will have the opportunity to participate in this great program prior to taking the exam.”

Photographed, from left, are: Darla Harmon of Becker Professional Education; Sam Collier; and Dr. Connie McKnight, associate professor of accounting.