Lehigh's Edwards receives CPA scholarship
Jennifer Edwards, a Lehigh Acres resident and a master’s of business administration student at International College in Fort Myers, is a three-time scholarship recipient from the Tallahassee-based Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA) Educational Foundation Inc.
She was presented with a $1,250 check at a recent meeting of the Southwest Florida chapter of FICPA. She was awarded two other scholarships from FICPA as an undergraduate at International College.
Edwards is employed in the budgeting and planning department of Lee County Electric Cooperative in North Fort Myers.
She graduated in 2000 from International College with a bachelor’s degree in accounting. She was honored as International College’s accounting student of the year in 2000 and was named to the dean’s list for six academic terms during her undergraduate career there.