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The scholarship recognizes outstanding performance in the study of public finance at the undergraduate and graduate level and encourages careers in state and local government. The GGFOA Scholarship is awarded to undergraduate or graduate students who meet the eligibility requirements and are preparing for a career in public finance. Must have nomination by the head of the applicable program (e.g., public administration, accounting, finance). Preference will be given to GGFOA members and employees of GGFOA governmental entities who are eligible for in-state tuition.

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Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student or a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Georgia
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in Georgia
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Accounting, Business/Consumer Services, Finance, Public Policy and Administration

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Contact Jennifer Fricks
Scholarship Selection Committee, GGFOA
Tel: 706-485-1882 Address 117 Putnam Drive
Eatonton, GA 31024