Resource Center: Funding & Recognition

AFCPE Symposium Scholarships

Symposium Student Scholarships


2017 Recipient

Utah State University

Financial Counseling Knowledge Bowl

Eligibility: Full-time undergrad university students

Now Accepting Team Applications! Deadline to apply is May 18, 2018.

Download Knowledge Bowl Guidelines

Open to undergrad students, the knowledge bowl is a fun and interactive team event that tests your personal finance savvy! And it provides excellent preparation for students planning to sit for the AFC certification exam.

To apply, student teams must answer a field question – this year’s topic addresses the growing wealth gap that is impacting the financial stability of many Americans.

Selected Knowledge Bowl teams receive: Complimentary registration to the 2018 AFCPE Symposium,1-night stay at the Symposium hotel, mentorship opportunities and 2019 AFCPE Membership. 

Questions? Email Rachael DeLeon.


2017 Recipient

10 Scholarships Granted

Student Scholarship

Eligibility: Full-time undergrad or graduate university students

Now Accepting Applications. Deadline to apply is September 10, 2018!

This scholarship includes complimentary registration to the 2018 AFCPE Symposium, 1-night stay at the Symposium hotel, mentorship opportunities and 2019 AFCPE Membership. Scholarship recipients also have the opportunity to showcase their work or research. 

Download Student Scholarship Guidelines

Note: The Call for Papers for the 2018 AFCPE Symposium is now open! If your submission is selected, you will automatically qualify for a Symposium Student Scholarship. Learn more about submitting a student paper through our proposal platform.

Questions? Email Rachael DeLeon.


Symposium Military Scholarships


Military Symposium Scholarship

Eligibility: AFC® Certified Military Financial Counselors

Applications Open Later this Summer.

Thanks to generous funding from the USAA Educational Foundation (USAAEF), AFCPE was able to offer military scholarships for AFC professionals to attend the 2017 AFCPE Symposium in San Diego, CA. Recipients receive complimentary registration and two-nights at the Paradise Point Resort.

As you wait for updates on our 2018 scholarships, we invite you to explore the tools and resources available at www.usaaef.org and to share your expertise in upcoming focus group opportunities.

Questions? Email Heather Baker.


Military Symposium Scholarship

Eligibility: FINRA Foundation Military Spouse Fellows

Applications Open Later this Summer.

Thanks to generous funding from FINRA Investor Education Foundation, the Association of Military Banks of America (AMBA) and Defense Credit Union Council (DCUC), we are thrilled to provide scholarships to attend the 2017 AFCPE Symposium in San Diego, CA. Each scholarship includes symposium registration and two nights hotel stay at Paradise Point Resort.

As you wait for updates on our 2018 scholarships, we invite you to explore the tools and resources of our partners. 

Questions? Email Heather Baker.

 

 


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