Tim Smith Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for Accounting and Finance Students

Tim Smith Memorial Scholarship was established by the Colorado Fiscal Managers' Association (CFMA) to honor a past president of the organization and former Deputy Director of the Colorado State Lottery who lost his life while serving the citizens of Colorado.

CFMA is a professional organization of state employees formed to improve the quality of Colorado State Government within the field of fiscal management. The Tim Smith Scholarship is funded through annual fundraising activities and donations.

Below you will find an application form for the CFMA Tim Smith Memorial Scholarship for Fiscal Year 2016. This scholarship is available to students who are Colorado residents entering their sophomore, junior or senior year of undergraduate study at a state supported higher education institution in Colorado. Applicants must be enrolled in a degree program with a declared major in the area of accounting, finance, or other financial management study.  Applicants must also intend to pursue a career with the State of Colorado.  Specific criteria and required forms are listed on the application form.

Please share this information and application with any student who may be interested in applying. We anticipate up to three scholarships may be awarded based on demonstrated need, availability of funding, and board approval.  

Application Due Date:      postmarked by Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Application Procedures:   Follow instructions on the Application Form

Award Amount:                 Up to $1,000. 

Awardees Notified:           June 15, 2016 by e-mail; Awards Luncheon June 22, 2016

Application Form:             Available in PDF

Comments or concerns may be directed to
c/o Office of the State Controller
1525 Sherman, 5th Floor, Denver, CO 80203

Last updated 05/30/2016