In 1987, the GFOA’s executive board voted to create a Government Accounting Scholarship to recognize outstanding performance in accounting studies and to encourage careers in state and local government.

Scholarship Sponsor


Award Type

$10,000 Cash

Gender Eligibility


Other Requirements/Criteria

Geographic Criteria: USA
Criteria / Requirements:
To be eligible for the Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship, applicants must be full-time, graduate or upper-level undergraduate students; provide a letter of recommendation; plan to pursue a career in government finance; not have been a past winner of a GFOA scholarship; and, be a citizen or permanent resident of the US.

Contact Information:

Contact Info – Phone #: 312-977-9700

Contact Info – URL: https://www.gfoa.org/gfoa-scholarships

Contact Info – Email: [email protected]


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