Welcome to ACAP

Accounting Career Awareness Program

Who can apply to the program?

The Accounting Career Awareness Program (ACAP) is a career development program for minority high school students. In order to be eligible, an application, a current copy of your academic transcript and at least two counselor/teacher letters of recommendation must be received by the deadline, which is Tuesday, January 31, 2017 for this fiscal year. Please scan and email the 2017 Application to acap@nabaphilly.org. To view the ACAP Brochure, click here.

What is the summer residency?

The primary objective of ACAP is to increase the understanding of accounting and finance career opportunities among high school students from underrepresented ethnic groups. Through ACAP‘s efforts, students receive educational enrichment and practical help for college preparation and a career in accounting. The annual program is held during the summer at a local college campus and is scheduled this fiscal year for June 25, 2017 through June 30, 2017.

The Latest from ACAP

We are currently looking for student counselors and an assistant lead counselor for the ACAP Program. Contact us at to acapphiladelphia@gmail.com!

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ACAP Executive Board

Kimberly Crite
ACAP Chair
Bridget Anderson
Bridget R. Anderson
ACAP Vice Chair


Bridget R. Anderson currently serves as the Vice Chair of ACAP in Philadelphia. She is currently employed with the City of Philadelphia, Commerce Department in the Office of Finance and Administration as an Accountant. She graduated from Temple University with a BBA in
Accounting and a minor in Management Information Systems. Bridget looks forward to educating ACAP students more about the many
possibilities available in the business field.

Alonna Whittle
ACAP Secretary
Alainey Mcdaniels
Participant Selection Committee Director
Teka Johnson
Program Director


Teka currently serves as the Program Director for ACAP. Teka is a certified public accountant (CPA) who works as a Senior Internal Auditor at Impax Laboratories, a pharmaceutical company. Before starting at Impax she worked as a Senior Associate in the audit practice at KPMG, LLP. She graduated from Penn State University with a Bachelors’ and Masters’ degree in Accountancy. Teka is excited about the opportunity to give back to the youth in the community.

Gloria Scott
ACAP Alumni Relations


Gloria Scott is an accountant at AmeriHealth Casualty, a full-service third-party administrator (TPA) that coordinates access to claims services, medical management, and provider networks exclusively to self-insured customers. She graduated from Pennsylvania State University with a degree in Accounting. She has been a member of NABA for several years, currently serving as the Alumni Relations chair for the ACAP Program.

LEARN MORE ABOUT ACAP

For inquiries regarding enrollment or to schedule a high school presentation, sponsorship or any other inquires, please email us at: acapphiladelphia@gmail.com

Apply Now

Please submit all applications and supporting documentation to our ACAP mailbox: acapphiladelphia@gmail.com.