CFA Program scholarships contribute to the vision of serving the interests of investors and society by promoting awareness of CFA Institute programs and by providing access to those programs to individuals who would otherwise be unable to afford full price.
Access Scholarship application window:
1 March — 15 September to be used for exams the following year
Access Scholarships provide needs-based scholarship opportunities for those unable to afford the full price of the CFA Program enrollment and registration fees.
Waive the CFA Program enrollment fee and reduce the exam registration fee (includes access to the curriculum eBook) to US$250.*
Access scholarships are awarded in December to be applied to exams in the following year. If awarded, the recipient can apply the scholarship to
the June exam (Levels I, II, and III) or
the December exam (Level I only).
Application for 2020 exams:
Must be completed by 15 September 2019
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