Academic Scholarship Applications Open for 2021
GFOA provides several scholarship opportunities for students interested in pursuing a career in state/provincial or local government finance. Encouraging and supporting educational opportunities for future government finance officers are integral to our mission of promoting best practices in local government.
GFOA Podcast on Academic Scholarships
Hear from recent scholarship recipient Mimi Livermore, Finance Director for Adams 12 Five Star Schools, and Girard Miller, Honorary GFOA Member and sponsor of the Goldberg-Miller Public Finance Scholarship about the application process and how it can benefit students.
For the 2021 academic year, there are 11 scholarships available ranging from $5,000 to $20,000.
25th Annual Governmental GAAP Update
GFOA will offer its 25th Annual Governmental GAAP Update on November 5, 2020, and again on December 3, 2020. The seminar offers an incomparable opportunity to learn everything you need to know about the most recent developments in accounting and financial reporting for state and local governments from the convenience of your own computer!
GAAP Update Frequently Asked Questions
Questions about the event? View our frequently asked questions page to to understand topics covered, how to register, how to access GFOA's Learning Management System, and more.