Award AmountCFA Program enrollment fee is waived and exam registration is reduced to USD250.
Application WindowThe scholarship application will be open from mid-May through 15 September.
Eligibility RequirementsApplicants must meet the enrollment criteria and requirements for CFA Program.
Complete the Application
Log in and complete the online application. After you submit your application, you cannot make changes.
You may submit these documents as part of the online application process.
CFA Society Argentina
Curriculum Vitae (Resume)
Hong Kong Society of Financial Analysts
Proof of Address issued within the last 3 months
CFA Society India
No additional documentation is required.
Please answer the following questions within the Personal Statement section of the application, explaining why you would like to earn the charter and how this scholarship will help you achieve your goals.
- What is your educational background? For example: architecture, commerce, science, etc.
- Have you completed your graduation?
- Are you currently working towards a professional degree?
- Is the income stated in your application your own or your total family income?
CFA Society LA
College (or Highest Level of Education) Transcript (Official or Unofficial)
Two Letters of Recommendation (may be personal, professional, or a professor)
Current CV or Resume
In a single document please respond to the following and attach to your application:
- Briefly describe your involvement in professional activities and organizations
- Briefly describe your financial need for this scholarship
- How did you hear about this scholarship?
CFA Society Mexico
Resume (English Language)
Proof of Highest Level of Education Completed (Transcript or Other Documentation)
Two (2) Letters of Recommendation
CFA Society Pakistan
CFA Society Sri Lanka
Curriculum Vitae (Resume) including contact number
Scholarships are awarded by 1 December.
While financial need will be strongly considered, awards may be based on a combination of factors, including financial need; the academic, professional, or other accomplishments of the candidate; obstacles overcome by the candidate; contributions to the local community; the candidate’s interest in pursuing the CFA charter; and other personal characteristics that indicate the individual is a strong candidate to receive an Access Scholarship and become a CFA charterholder.
Applications may be reviewed and awarded by CFA Institute, a CFA Society in an applicant's geographic region, or CFA Institute members in a geographic region.