Scholarship

  2017 CFMA New York City Chapter Scholarship Program


Scholarship Program:  Each year the NYC Chapter of the CFMA awards up to three, $1,000 scholarships to eligible high school or college students.

 

Application deadline:  January 31, 2017

 

Eligibility:

v  Child or grandchild of an active CFMA member in good standing of the NYC Chapter

 (active participant with the chapter and up to date on dues)

v  Applicant must be a high school senior or current college student  

v  The scholarship can be for any accredited college or university

v  Any Major or course of study will be considered

 

  Application package must include the following:

v  Name of the CFMA member submitting the candidate

v  Name of parent/guardian of recipient

v  300 word Essay from applicant including, but not limited to:

·       Details about him/herself including area of study and why he/she should be the recipient of this award 

·       Name, home address, phone number and email address

·       High School Seniors: Acceptance letter from an accredited college or university that they will be attending along with his/her high school transcript 

·       Current college students:  Most recent college transcripts

·       Employment history and current job description, if applicable

(Note: Incomplete application packages will be disqualified)

 

Forward completed application package or questions to:

            Patricia Hering at pathering@associationsoffice.com

              

Applications will be reviewed anonymously by the Scholarship Committee of the NYC Chapter of CFMA.


 

  2016 CFMA New York City Chapter Scholarship Program

 

School is back in session and the NYC Chapter of the Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA) is looking for eligible candidates to claim the NYC CFMA Scholarship Award.

 

Each year the NYC Chapter of the CFMA awards up to three $1,000 scholarships to eligible college students.

 

Please see a list of qualifications and directions on how to apply below:

 

Qualifications

  • Child or grandchild of an active CFMA member in good standing of the NYC Chapter (active participant with the chapter and up to date on dues)

  • The scholarship can be for any accredited college or university

  • Any Major or course of study will be considered

     

What is needed to apply

  • Name of the CFMA member submitting the candidate

  • Name of parent/guardian of recipient

  • Student must submit an essay of 300 words about him/herself, area of study, and why he/she should be the recipient of this award

  • Applicant must be a high school senior or current college student.  High School Seniors must submit an acceptance letter from an accredited college or university that they will be attending and his/her high school transcript.  Current college students must submit their most recent transcripts.

  • Please include your name, home address, phone number, and email address.

 

Essays are due by January 15, 2016 and should be submitted to Patricia Hering at pathering@comcast.net

 

The recipients will be anonymously chosen by a panel of several NYC CFMA board members that include the President.  All essays sent to the panel will have names removed and assigned numbers for each candidate to provide fairness in the decision making process.

 

The scholarship recipients will be notified after the panel makes a decision at the next CFMA event.  Checks will be mailed directly to the school.

 

2015 Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to:


Katie Gracey

CFMA NYC Member:  ComData

Sophomore at University of Tennessee-Knoxville Studying Pre-Medicine and Biology

Matt Gavin

CFMA NYC Member:  CAC Industries

Currently enrolled in the MBA program at LIU post.  Matt focuses on a career in both Accounting and Management

Thomas Harrison

CFMA NYC Member:  CohnReznick

Thomas is currently in his third-year at the University of Virginia, double majoring in Systems Engineering and Physics, and double minoring in Applied Mathematics and Economics.


 

2014 Scholarship Winners