Our wide range of CFA Scholarship s allows more people to participate in the CFA Program. Check out our complete list of scholarships below, or use our
assessment tool for scholarships to determine which scholarship is most appropriate for you. All scholarships come with reduced fees for enrollment as well as discounted registration. The scholarships are awarded every year, allowing applicants to choose between various examinations.
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Who Is This For? Registration Discount
For those who might not be able to afford the program’s costs. Candidates must meet the CFA Program enrollment requirements. Exam registration is reduced to USD250.
Women who are considering obtaining CFA charters. CFA charter does not have the necessary qualifications for different CFA Institute scholarships and is not yet registered for the next test. Exam registration is reduced to USD350
For full-time college/university professors or administrators/department heads who teach a minimum number of credit hours at qualified institutions and have not yet registered for their next exam. Exam registration reduced to USD350
For the employees of central banks, financial regulators and securities commissions, qualified SROs, stock exchanges, and government agencies. In particular, those organizations that oversee or control the operation, standards of practice or business conduct in the investment management industry have signed an agreement for the program with the CFA Institute.
Exam Registration reduced USD350.
What are The Criteria for Evaluating?
While financial needs will be taken into consideration, awards can be awarded based on a mix of factors, such as financial need, professional, academic or other achievements that the applicant has achieved challenges that the candidate has overcome as well as contributions to the community at large the applicant’s desire to pursue CFA charter; and any other aspects of the person that suggest the candidate is to be awarded the Access Scholarship and become a CFA charter holder.
Rules Of Access Program CFA Scholarship
Access Program Scholarship Rules CFA Institute Access Scholarship Program is designed to make the CFA Program more available to people who may not be able afford the full cost of the program. The eligibility criteria are for those who might not be able to pay the program costs. Current registered candidates aren’t qualified for application (individuals are considered registered only after they have their results from the exam). The applicant must satisfy every one of the CFA Program enrollment requirements. There is no minimum or maximum income or asset hold for applicants to the Scholarship. The applicant is not eligible when their current employer offers any financial aid to participate within CFA Program. Although an applicant can apply to any other scholarship program but they are only able to be awarded a single scholarship, and the scholarship awarded to them in the most recent time is the one to be used. Conflicts of Interest Scholarship applicants must inform CFA Institute in writing all current or potential conflicts of interests, including but not limited by those that are listed below, which could impact any integrity or credibility of the scholarship program. CFA Institute may, in its sole discretion, decline to consider any application or terminate a scholarship award in the event that an actual or apparent conflict of interest is present. Potential conflicts of interest include those who are close family member (spouse parent, child, spouse sibling, grandparent, aunt, uncle, grandchild or first cousin) of an employee or officer or director of CFA Institute or the local CFA Institute Member Society; Scholarship applicants solicit or offer any other compensation in exchange for the award or scholarship award; Scholarship applicant is a former or current director or employee from CFA Institute, or a CFA Institute Member Society; Scholarship applicants have been sanctioned by the CFA Institute Professional Conduct Program or has any other conduct which could negatively reflect on CFA Institute.
Scholarship applicants must complete an entire application on CFA Institute’s website. The CFA Program registration fees are not refundable. If an applicant is enrolled for the CFA Program exam while their application is still pending the applicant will have proven the ability to pay for the fees for the exam and the Scholarship application is canceled.