New York State Government Finance Officers' Association, Inc.



GFI Enrollees, Please Note:  Please click on the link "GFI Enrollees" in the left sidebar to view GFI-approved workshops.  To find GFI-approved electives, please go to the Annual Conference, Regional Seminars, Webinars, or other modules listed in the sidebar to the left.  GFI electives can be identified by the GFI logo placed next to the session/topic. 


What is the Government Finance Institute (GFI)?

GFI is a comprehensive, two level, progressive program providing a series of in-depth workshops and sessions at both a foundation (basic) and advanced level. Graduates will be formally recognized for their commitment to professional excellence and competence in the field.

This multiyear professional development program featuring authoritative educational training in the nine core areas of government finance:

  • Accounting
  • Financial Reporting
  • Cash Management
  • Debt Management
  • Internal Control
  • Performance Management
  • Auditing
  • Human Resource Management
  • Ethics

To Participate in the GFI Program

The GFI is open to both NYS GFOA members and non-members alike. The Institute is also open to interested individuals from the private sector who desire to improve their overall understanding of their clients world.


Complete the Enrollment Form and mail it along with your $50 enrollment fee to:

126 State Street
5th Floor
Albany, NY 12207



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