Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
307
Days
December 29 2024
Application Deadline
N/A
Renewable
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GFOA Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship

Description

In 1993, GFOA's Executive Board voted to create the Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship to recognize and encourage outstanding minority students enrolled in a course of study preparing for a career in state or local government finance. Applicants must be graduate or upper level undergraduate students in Public administration, (governmental) accounting, finance, political science, economics, or business administration (with specific focus on government or nonprofit management). Two letters of recommendation from someone who can speak to the applicant's commitment to the public sector must be submitted. There is no employment requirement. Please visit the scholarship's website or contact the Government Finance Officers Association for more information.

Amount Details

$10,000
Low Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Accounting, Business/Consumer Services, Economics, Finance, Political Science, Public Policy and Administration
  • CheckmarkRestricted to: Canadian

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - Personal Statement, Proof of Enrollment
  • Checkmark Application Form
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  • Checkmark Resume
  • Checkmark Transcript
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Contact Eric Roach
Senior Program Manager, CPFO
socialmedia@gfoa.org
Tel: 312-578-2260 Address 203 N. LaSalle Street
Suite 2700
Chicago, IL 60601-1210