High School Students Get the Opportunity to Become a Business Athlete at KSCPA’s INSPIRE Business Camp

Are you a parent of a recent high school grad or a high school junior or senior interested in pursuing a college degree for a gratifying and lucrative career? Encourage your student to join like-minded, motivated high school students and recent grads at the INSPIRE Business Camp, specifically designed to develop their business prowess for future success! 

The Kansas Society of CPAs is proud to power the inaugural Accounting Kick-Start Program’s INSPIRE Business Camp. This one-and-a-half-day camp, August 2nd (8:30 am) - August 3rd (1:30 pm), 2019, is hosted by the Wichita State School of Accountancy & the Epsilon Tau Chapter of Beta Alpha Psi. 

Why Have Your Student Join the Team?
Accountants are elite power athletes of the financial and business worlds! Your student will hear from this all-star lineup of pros and gain winning knowledge about an exciting career in accounting and finance:

Be an All-Star & Live Your Legend
Chelsea Dinsmore (live streamed from London)

The Business Athlete & The Exciting Future of Accounting
Zach Mastroly, CPA, CGMA, Koch Industries

Be a Pro in Your Career Game
Whitney Beaver, CPA, the Kansas City Royals

Put Detective Skills to Work & Tackle Fraud
FBI Speaker TBA

Think Like an Entrepreneur: Business Basics & Data Analytics
Darren Anderson, CPA, CGMA, CNC, Swindoll Janzen Hawk & Loyd, LLC

Business Innovation & Collaboration
Deloitte Speaker TBA

Your student will also:

  • Get the exclusive opportunity as a high school student to stay on a college campus
  • Engage with awesome accounting professionals and college students
  • Get tips on college and career readiness
  • Master professional etiquette skills
  • Compete in fun team activities (e.g. team scavenger hunt, dodge ball and a cookout with s’mores!)
  • Kick-start their college search by visiting the various Kansas colleges ‘spring training’ booths
  • PLUS: One student will win a $500 scholarship towards an accounting degree at a Kansas college of their choice! 

The Ball is in Your Court! Camp Enrollment:

  • Your $49 registration fee includes a private dorm room, all meals and activities for accepted applicants.
  • Registration is limited to 50 high school students and recent grads.
  • Apply online at: www.kscpa.org/events/INSPIRE19/inspire_business_camp by June 30 to reserve a spot for your student! 

The Kansas Society of CPAs is committed to spotlighting possibilities that spark future-ready success for students in Kansas! This rewarding and fun camp experience will build upon your student’s foundation of learning while complementing them on their journey towards a satisfying, prosperous and enjoyable career in business! 

If you would like more details about the camp, please contact KSCPA CEO & President, Natasha Schamberger, CPA at 785-272-4366 or natasha@kscpa.org. 

The Kansas Society of Certified Public Accountants is a 2,700+ member, voluntary association dedicated to supporting and developing its members while promoting the accounting profession. Learn more by visiting www.kscpa.org.

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