New York State Government Finance Officers' Association, Inc.

Stanley M. Schoenfeld Memorial Scholarship


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

The scholarship 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 NYS GFOA Member pursuing an advanced degree is encouraged to apply!



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Student Membership is only $25.00/year.



Please help advance the NYS GFOA Mission by supporting the Stanley M. Schoenfeld Memorial Scholarship Fund. Mr. Schoenfeld, a founding member of NYS GFOA, exemplified what this Association advocates...prudent fiscal management of public funds. The Annual Scholarship Award recognizes, and provides financial assistance, to outstanding students who demonstrate a commitment to public service and an understanding of the sacred trust placed in us to manage the scarce and hard-earned taxpayers dollars efficiently, effectively, and responsibly.

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The NYS GFOA is a 501 (c) (3) tax exempt organization. Your donation is deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law.