2020 Professor Harry Simons Endowed Undergraduate Scholarship for the Study of Accounting Recipient
Biography: Aeji Hyun is a third year Economics major and Accounting minor. At UCLA, Aeji is involved in various organizations including Korean Culture Night, Youth Empowerment Program, Kristos Campus Missions, and Spoon University. In her free time, Aeji enjoys reading, spending time with family and friends, and reading new recipes.
Future plans: This summer, Aeji will intern at Ernst & Young in their Assurance Services Practice. After graduation, she plans to obtain a CPA license and work in public accounting. Even as a working professional, Aeji hopes to be involved in giving back to her community, specifically the youth.
What this scholarship means to me? I am extremely grateful to be a recipient of the Professor Harry Simons Endowed Undergraduate Scholarship. Especially during a time like this, this award means so much to me as a student by allowing me to pursue my academic interests without any financial burden. I want to thank the generous donors for this award and will continue to express my gratitude by doing my best as a student and as a working professional.