Women in Public Finance, Virginia Chapter: Scholarship Opportunity

June 21, 2013

General, Scholarships

The Mary Blackwell Barnes Memorial Scholarship

Virginia Women in Public Finance has a scholarship program that provides, annually, up to five recipients with a scholarship in the amount of $1,000 to $3,000. The scholarship is named in honor of Mary Blackwell Barnes, a dedicated servant of public finance.

The purpose of The Mary Blackwell Barnes Memorial Scholarship program is to:

  1. Recognize enrolled female college or graduate level students who have exhibited scholastic achievement and demonstrated leadership skills;
  2. Encourage the consideration of careers in finance and, more specifically, public finance; and
  3. Provide an opportunity for award recipients to meet women established in the public finance area and expose women to various career options and opportunities.

The scholarship will provide the recipient with an opportunity to network with women established in the public finance arena, as well as recognize the recipient for her scholastic and leadership achievements. Applications must be received by August 30, 2013 to be considered, which includes receipt of the applicant’s official or unofficial college transcript.

To download the Application Form click here

The mission of Virginia Women in Public Finance is to advance women’s leadership opportunities and potential by fostering relationships and networking, and providing educational and learning activities and forums. To learn more about the Women in Public Finance Virginia Chapter, visit www.virginiawpf.org.
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Mary Byerley works for the School of Management in the Office of Academic and Career Services. She has been with George Mason University for 15 years.

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