Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship

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Updated: September 6th, 2022

Scholarship Mission

To recognize outstanding performance by minority students, and support them, in their preparation for careers in state and local government finance.

Qualification Requirements

Applicants must be current full- or part-time upper-division undergraduate or graduate students in public administration, accounting, finance, political science, economics or business administration (with a specific focus on government or nonprofit management); belong to one of the following groups (as defined by the U.S. Census Bureau): Black or African American, American Indian or Alaska Native, Asian, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific islander, Hispanic or Latino; be citizens or permanent residents of the United States or Canada.

How Winners are Selected

Recipients will be selected on the basis of their: plan to pursue a career in state and local government finance; past academic record and work experience; strength of past coursework and present plan of study; and undergraduate and graduate grade point averages.

Organization Information:



Government Finance Officers Association of United States and Canada
203 N LaSalle St., Ste. 2700
Chicago, IL 60601-1210

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