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AFP Scholar's Award

The AFP Scholar's Award is a Contest sponsored by Association for Financial Professionals (AFP).

Award Information:

Amount of Contest: Average: $5000, plus travel expenses up to $1,000 to annual AFP conference and one year free AFP membership
Application Deadline: 1-Jun
Requirements: Applicant's paper must be submitted by fauclty sponsor.
Eligibility: Master's-level study

Sponsorship provided by:

Association for Financial Professionals (AFP)
7315 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 600 West
Bethesda, MD 20814-3211
Email Address:
Phone Number: 301 907 2862
Fax Number: 301 907 2864

You can find out more by contacting:

Allycin Boasman
Certification Administrator

Email Address:

It is important to search for any material provided for the contest. Your best chance of achieving your goal can be attained by initially researching the prerequisites and making sure you meet them. Prior to starting, try to recognize the reason for involvement of the Association for Financial Professionals (AFP) and their goals for the AFP Scholar's Award. If you meet the requirements, make sure there is a decent shot of being awarded the contest. Once you believe that you have the possibility of going on to be one of the winners of the AFP Scholar's Award, then you should put forth the effort to apply.

A crucial part of applying for the contest is properly completing the forms. Some forms are time consuming, but you shouldn't underestimate how important it is that your work was done correctly and without omission. You don't want to be bumped because of some minor point.

Once the application is sent off, figure out the timeframe regarding when the AFP Scholar's Award actually dispenses the money so you'll be aware of whether or not it is possible to rely on the contest to provide additional support for the expenses associated with school and its personal usefulness, stipulations may exist on what bills you can pay with the AFP Scholar's Award. It can be difficult to find ways to cover the expenses associated with school, and having the additional resources of the AFP Scholar's Award to assist with your expenses is often invaluable. Even if you don't obtain the AFP Scholar's Award, don't give up, there are other contests for which you can apply.

Last Updated: 12/18/2015


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