Fred and June Current Accounting Award
This cash award is presented each year to an outstanding graduating senior majoring in accounting who has shown high academic achievement, has demonstrated leadership in the Furman Accounting Society, and who has actively participated in other campus organizations that have a primary goal of serving others. The accounting faculty selects the recipient. Professor Current taught accounting at Furman from 1979 until his retirement in 1999 and was the recipient of teaching and advising awards. Mrs. Current earned her baccalaureate degree from Furman with a major in accounting.

Recipients of the Fred and June Current Accounting Award
2013 - Daniel Charles Smith
2012 - Olivia Hudson Gray
2011 - Gloria Marie Kubicki

2010 - Addison Russell Howard and Elizabeth Drew Tipton
2009 - Alexandra Nicole Aue and Lauren Elizabeth Evert
2008 - Kathryn Jean Tucker
2007 - Dawn E. Snyder
2006-  Jennifer R. Milner
2005 - Mark S. Stone and Joshua A. Slagle
2004 - Laura E. Miller
2003 - Jennifer Eddins

Lawrence Kessler Award for Excellence in Accounting
The Lawrence Kessler Award for Excellence in Accounting is given in memory of Dr. Larry Kessler, Professor of Accounting at Furman University from 1980-2005. This award, endowed by generous gifts from the Kessler family, friends, and colleagues, is given annually to a rising senior to offset the recipient’s educational expenses. The award is presented to the accounting student who demonstrates the qualities most cherished by Dr. Kessler; superior academic performance, integrity, and a proven work ethic.

Recipients of the Lawrence Kessler Award for Excellence in Accounting 2013 - William Albert Crooks
2012 - Jonathan Edward Barrington
2011 - Olivia Hudson Gray
2010 - Peter Eric Soder
2009 - Brittany Lynn Aloi
2008 - Alexandra Nicole Aue
2007 - Murray Tyler Bandy
2006 - Dawn E. Snyder

General Excellence in Business Award
This cash award is presented each year to a graduating senior business major who has exceptionally strong academic achievement, a proven work ethic, leadership ability and well-diversified extra-curricular activities. Business faculty selects the recipient.

Recipients of the General Excellence in Business Award
2013 - Daniel James White
2012 - Sean Christopher Hastings
2011 -  Sawyer Desmond Duncan
2010  - Kali McEwen Holtfreter and Andrew William Trull
2009 - Nicole Leanne Palazzo
2007 - James R. Bostwick III
2006 - Stephanie M. Chandler and Brian M. Boyd
2005 - Christopher D. DeCamps
2004 - Benjamin Hill
2003 - Shaun Michael Stone
2001 - Theodore D. Caldwell and Ashley M. Carpenter
2000 - Phillip Gwaltney and Elizabeth Patz
1999 - Jana E. Wooley

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