Scholarship Opportunities (2014-2015 Program Year)
The application for the Education Scholarship Opportunity is now available for the 2014-2015 program year. The application can be found by clicking HERE. Details for this opportunity are below.
– Karie Tepper, AGA Webmaster
The Phoenix Chapter Association of Government Accountants (AGA) is pleased to announce the opportunity for eligible undergraduate/graduate students to apply for a college scholarship. There will be one (1) scholarship awarded for $1,000, which can be used for student educational expenses and a possible second place award for $500.00. The Scholarship recipient will also be awarded a one year Special Student Membership in the Phoenix Chapter AGA which will entitle him or her to attend chapter meetings and educational events, receive chapter and national publications, access job opportunities through AGA’s online Job Bank, enhance professional development, network with other professionals, and the many other benefits of becoming an AGA member.
An AGA Phoenix Chapter Scholarship Application is available for download on the chapter website http://www.agaphoenix.org/. The scholarship application deadline is December 31,2014. We look forward to and appreciate your participation in our scholarship program.
If you have any questions regarding this scholarship, please feel free to contact Gergana Kovatcheva, the Scholarship Committee Chair, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
All candidates must be at least a sophomore at the beginning of the semester for which the scholarship applies at either a community college or university, and be enrolled in an Accounting, Finance or Public Administration curriculum.
The scholarship deadline is December 31, 2014.
Candidates should complete the application and submit a copy of his/her transcript (unofficial copy is fine) along with a brief essay (no more than one page double spaced). The essay should answer the question:
Why are you interested in a career in Public Financial Management?
Submit application, transcript and essay to:
AGA Scholarship Committee
Attention: Gergana Kovatcheva
PO Box 64911
Phoenix, AZ 85082-4911