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GFOA Leadership Academy Scholarship

The GFOA's Leadership Academy is held every year with the next program set for 2022. The VGFOA is offering one scholarship to a qualified individual to attend which will take place November 13-18 on the campus of the College of Charleston in Charleston, SC.

The Scholarship is for $2,100, which covers the $2,100 program fee. All other costs, including airfare, must be covered by the attendee or their employer. (The program fee includes tuition, housing, meals, classroom materials and sponsored activities.) Selection will be based on professional experience. Examples of types of professionals that attend include Finance Directors, Assistant Finance Directors, Department Heads and Senior Managers. 

To apply for the scholarship, please provide a current resume and a copy of your GFOA Leadership Academy application to Andrea Light at by August 31, 2022.

Congratulations to the 2021 Scholarship Winner:

  • Jami Peoples, Community College Workforce Alliance