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Government Finance Professional Development Scholarship

In 2010, Government Finance Officers Association’s Executive Board voted to create the Government Finance Professional Development Scholarship to support the studies of part-time students with a career interest in state and local government finance.

Additional Eligibility Requirements:

  • Enrollment Status: Part-time; graduate level
  • Course of Study: Public administration, (governmental) accounting, finance, economics, or business administration (with specific focus on government)
  • Letter of Recommendation: Employer, and someone who can speak to your commitment to the public sector
  • Number of Scholarships Available for Award – 2018 Level: Four $10,000 awards
  • Employment Requirement: Employed at least two years by one or more state or local governments