Popular Annual Financial Reporting Awards Program (PAFR Program)

How to Submit a Popular Annual Financial Report (PAFR) To the Popular Annual Financial Reporting Program

The process used to transmit a PAFR to the program depends on the format used for the PAFR:

Website: E-mail to pafr@gfoa.org: 1) a hyperlink to the PAFR; 2) the completed application form; and 3) payment information for the $225.00 fee. If payment is made by check, clearly indicate when the check is sent that it relates to a PAFR submitted by e-mail. A confirmation email will be sent to the submitter upon receipt.

PDF:  E-mail to pafr@gfoa.org: 1) a PDF of the PAFR; 2) the completed application form: and 3) payment information for the $225.00 fee. If payment is made by check, clearly indicate when the check is sent that it relates to a PAFR submitted by e-mail. A confirmation email will be sent to the submitter upon receipt. 

CD: Send to the address below: 1) 4 copies of the CD of the PAFR; 2) 4 copies of the completed application form; and 3) $225.00 fee.

Hardcopy: Send to the address below:1) 4 copies of the PAFR; 2) 4 copies of the completed application form; and 3) $225.00 fee.

A fee is not required if this is your second  year submission to the Program and the award was not granted in the immediate prior year for a report that was submitted to the Program for the first time.  

Mailing address:

Government Finance Officers Association
Popular Annual Financial Reporting Program
Technical Services Center
203 North LaSalle Street, Suite 2700
Chicago, IL 60601