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Government Finance Professional Development Scholarship


Award for a part-time graduate student in public administration, (governmental) accounting, finance, economics, or business administration that prepares students for careers in state and local government finance. Must be a U.S. or Canadian citizen, employed at least two years by one or more state or local governments, recommended by your employer, and also recommendation by your academic advisor or dean of the graduate program. Student must not have been a past winner of a scholarship program administered by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada.

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  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.0 GPA
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: USA or Canada
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkMust study part-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Accounting, Business/Consumer Services, Economics, Finance, Public Policy and Administration

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Contact Genevieve Carter
Tel: 312-977-9700
Fax: 312-977-4806 Address 203 N. LaSalle Street, Suite 2700
Chicago, IL 60601-1210