GFOA currently offers five types of scholarships. Students interested in future scholarship opportunities should keep in mind the following:
Eligibility for scholarship awards:
- Citizen or permanent resident of the United States or Canada
- Plan to pursue a career in state/provincial or local government finance
- Student has not been a past winner of a GFOA scholarship.
- Additional criteria for each individual scholarship found with the links below.
Applications for the 2023 academic scholarships are open. The application process will close on Friday, December 30, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. (Eastern).
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Carrie Marckess received the Jeffrey L. Esser Career Development Scholarship in 2022.
GFOA offers 11 scholarships ranging from $5,000 to $20,000.
GFOA has announced the recipients of its 2022 scholarships. These scholarships total $105,000.
For additional information or for questions about GFOA's scholarship programs, please contact Eric Roach.