Scholarship Detail

Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship

Program Information

Deadline Month: January
Application Deadline Dates: 01/26/2018
Award Amount: $8,000
The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada awards this scholarship to minority students in public administration, (governmental) accounting, finance, political science, economics or business administration (with a specific emphasis on government or nonprofit management).
Type: Undergraduate Study, Graduate Study
Application Available: Organization Website

Eligibility Requirements

Class Level: Junior, Senior, Graduate Student
Area of Study: Social and Behavioral Sciences
Application Form: Yes
Descriptors: Minority
Restricted: African American, Native American, Eskimo or Aleut, Asian American or Pacific Islander, or Hispanic
Citizenship: U.S. Citizen, Permanent Resident

Submission Requirements

Application Form: Yes
Transcripts: Yes
Transcript Description: All Colleges Attended
Letters of Rec: Yes
Letters of Rec Notes: From academic advisor, department chair (undergraduate students), or dean of graduate program (graduate students). Others are optional.
Resume: Yes
Personal Essay: Yes
Personal Essay Notes: Proposed finance career plan/graduate study plan.
Project Proposal: No
Financial Aid: No
Institutional Endorsement: No
Other Submission Requirements: No

Further Information

Carole Carin
Government Finance Officers Association Scholarship Committee
203 North LaSalle Street, Suite 2700
IL
312-977-9700 x254