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Matt Fong Asian Americans in Public Finance Scholarship

$5,000

April 09, 2021

Awards Available: 2

  • Scholarship Description
  • The Matt Fong Asian Americans in Public Finance scholarship honors the memory of former California state treasurer, Matt Fong, for his dedication to public service, active involvement in state politics, and direct impact he had in opening up opportunities for Asian Americans in the public finance industry. Applicants must be an incoming sophomore, junior or senior at a four-year college/university in the upcoming academic year and must be enrolled in a California college or university. Applicants must major in accounting, political science, public policy, business administration or related fields and be of Asian heritage (at least 50%), have a minimum 3.0 GPA and demonstrate financial need. Preference is given to those with record of community service or volunteer work. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
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  • Contact
  • Sue May
  • 465 California Street
  • Suite 809
  • San Francisco, CA 94104
  • scholarship@asianpacificfund.org
  • 415-395-9985 x800
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Anh Le  on 1/2/2021 11:50:11 AM

I am inspired by the late Matt Fong and his work. Matt was able to achieve something I always dreamed off. Matt Wong work in the public sector creating security for the people while experiencing what it was like to work in Government. I am studying BAS applied in accounting and would like to be State treasurer as well. After that, with all the experience and money I saved up I will open a CPA Firm

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