United States

Power Your Education Scholarship Program

Supporting tomorrow's leaders in business and technology


Power your education! Tell us what The Power of Being Understood® means to you in a 30 second video.

The RSM US Foundation will again award 10 students with a $10,000 scholarship each, an invitation to an RSM information session and an interview with the firm for a future internship. 

Scholarships will be paid on behalf of the awarded student, directly to the college or university they atttend.

How to apply

  • Track down your unofficial transcript
  • Craft a short statement (200 characters or less) describing what makes you unique
  • Create a 30 second video that demonstrates what The Power of Being Understood means to you 

apply for your scholarship here!

Use original content only - capture only yourself, selfie-style, not other people, photos, music, videos, or unoriginal content. Keep it simple! Failure to follow video guidelines may render your scholarship application ineligible.

  • Are you part of a historically underrepresented racial or ethnic population? Simply check the box at the end of your application to opt-in for the Power of Inclusion Scholarship in Honor of Richard Caturano. Learn more about this additional opportunity for two students to be awarded $10,000 each.


  • Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021—application period begins
  • Monday, Feb. 28, 2022 (11:59 p.m. Central time)—application period closes
  • April 2022—10 recipients selected and notified
  • June 2022—initial payments made to recipients’ universities for 2022/2023 academic year

Who is eligible?

The program is open to legal residents of the 50 states and Washington, D.C., who are at least 18 years old, full-time students with a 3.0 GPA or above at an accredited college or university, and two years from final graduation with a bachelor's or master's degree in business or technology.

Who is not eligible?

Any employee, owner, intern (and immediate family members) of RSM US LLP, RSM US Wealth Management LLC, Risk & Regulatory Consulting, LLC, and their respective affiliated entities (collectively, "RSM") and of the foundation are not eligible. 


View the FAQs and full terms and conditions for more information and details on the program. Email RSMscholarships@rsmus.com with additional questions. 

Previous scholarship recipients