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 2022 GFOA academic scholarships are closed. Applications for 2023 academic scholarships will open in the fall.
Sharon Suggs received the Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting 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.