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Pettigrew Scholarship

Edward T. Pettigrew College Student Scholarship

To honor the contributions made by Edward T. Pettigrew, the VGFOA’s first president, the VGFOA is offering two governmental accounting/public administration scholarships to be given to students attending a Virginia university or college.  Each selected student will receive a $1,000 award.   

Students must be rising college juniors/seniors with a declared major of accounting or public administration with the goal of going into the public sector OR graduate students in an MPA program.  Full or part-time students are eligible for these awards.  

The following items must be submitted to be considered for this award:

  • a completed Edward T. Pettigrew College Student Scholarship Application
  • a completed Faculty Recommendation
  • unofficial transcripts

Applications were due by March 31, 2021.  


Congratulations to the 2021 Scholarship Winners:

  • Jordan King
  • Sharon Street