The NYGFOA Professional Development Scholarship Award was created to allow public sector members who have not previously attended the Annual Conference, and who would not be able to attend without financial assistance, to attend.  Each award covers the cost of registration and two nights at the Conference hotel.

2019 NYGFOA Professional Development Scholarship Application



Stanley M. Schoenfeld Memorial Scholarship

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The NYGFOA Stanley M. Schoenfeld Memorial Scholarship Award, named for one of the Association's founding members and its first treasurer, was created to encourage students to pursue a career in government finance.

The scholarship, awarded annually, is available for students who are enrolled in a postgraduate program in public affairs/management (with a concentration in finance) at an accredited college or university in New York State. Full and part time students are eligible.  Any NYGFOA Member pursuing an advanced degree is encouraged to apply.

2019 NYGFOA Stanley M. Schoenfeld Application


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Still in school? Join NYGFOA and enhance your education in government finance as well as making those important connections with professionals in the field. Student Membership is only $25.00/year.

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Please help advance the NYGFOA mission by supporting the Stanley M. Schoenfeld Memorial Scholarship Fund. Mr. Schoenfeld exemplified what this Association advocates: prudent fiscal management of public funds. The Scholarship is awarded to outstanding students who demonstrate a commitment to public service and the responsibility of managing taxpayer dollars efficiently, effectively, and responsibly. Help us help others by making a contribution today.

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