Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship

  • Website Address
  • http://www.gfoa.org/about-gfoa/student-opportuniti...
  • Contact
  • Government Finance Officers Association, Scholarship Committee
  • Address
  • 203 North La Salle Street
  • Suite 2700
  • Chicago, IL 60601-1210
  • Email Address
  • rkotchen@gfoa.org
  • Application Deadline
  • February 19, 2018
  • Number Of Awards
  • 1
  • Maximum Amount
  • $8,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship is available for award to an upper-division undergraduate or graduate
    student enrolled in a course of study preparing for a career in state and local government finance.

    Eligibility:
    -Currently a full or part-time upper-division undergraduate or graduate student in public administration, governmental accounting, finance, political science, economics or business administration and expecting to be enrolled in the spring semester (including spring graduates)
    -Be considered Black/African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian, Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander, or Hispanic/Latino
    -Citizen or permanent resident of the United States or Canada
    -Recommendation from your academic advisor, the dean of the graduate program (graduate students) or department chair (undergraduate students)
    -Not 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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