Student Programs

ALPFA provides many programs and benefits to aspiring Latino students interested in accounting, finance, business, or related career professions. Benefits of student membership include access to scholarship opportunities, skills development workshops, networking with key hiring professionals and sponsors, and discounts on various ALPFA events.

Student programs and events include:

ALPFA Boston Student Summit

This annual multi-sponsor event offers student members and companies an opportunity to engage each other around internships, career opportunities, and company product and service offerings.  Our Student Summit offers:

  • A pre-event career fair,
  • Welcome reception
  • Keynote remarks
  • Professional development tracks, and;
  • A scholarship/networking reception

ALPFA Annual Convention

The event brings together students and professionals from across the U.S.

  • Professional development sessions and networking opportunities with countless sponsoring companies.
  • Student Workshops – career-enhancing workshops designed to prepare students for the work environment.
  • Career Fair – dozens of companies share and highlight the careers, products or services that their organization offers to students.
  • Student Members are entitled to significant discounts on annual convention registration fees.

Student Workshops

Career-enhancing workshops designed to prepare students for the work environment.

Career Fair & Expo

Dozens of companies share and highlight the careers, products or services that their organization offers to students and professionals.

KPMG Case Study Competition

KPMG sponsors the ALPFA student case study competition, which brings together accounting students from over 30 schools to solve complex accounting cases and present their findings to KPMG and ALPFA accounting professionals at ALPFA’s annual national convention. The competition teams students with KPMG professionals for several months of case preparation. The KPMG advisor provides their knowledge, experience, and time to assist the students as they research potential solutions to their cases. The experience exposes the students to the possibilities of what it may be like to work at a Big Four firm.

Regional Student Symposiums

A program designed specifically to foster professional development, training, and career growth.

Program includes:

  • Educational Workshops
  • Networking Luncheon
  • Career Fair