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Savoy Awarded Deloitte Fellowship

Steven SavoySteven Savoy, doctoral student studying accounting at the Tippie College of Business, was recognized as one of the top ten accounting Ph.D. candidates in the nation.

He was awarded a $25,000 grant from the Deloitte Foundation’s annual Doctoral Fellowship program. The award is given to high-performing accounting doctoral students who plan to pursue academic careers upon graduation. The grant supports his final year of course work and the subsequent year to complete his doctoral dissertation at Tippie. Savoy is currently in his third year of the program.

Approximately 100 universities are invited to apply for the doctoral fellowship resulting in Savoy’s nomination by the accounting faculty at Tippie. A selection committee composed of four eminent accounting educators chose this year’s recipients.

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