Financial Counselor Fellowship
Applications for the FINRA Foundation Military Spouse Accredited Financial Counselor® Fellowship are no longer available. Check back in the summer for results.
The Association for Financial Counseling and Planning Education® (AFCPE®) in association with the National Military Family Association and the FINRA Investor Education Foundation is pleased to announce the FINRA Foundation Military Spouse Accredited Financial Counselor® Fellowship. This program provides military spouses with the education necessary to enter the financial counseling career field.
The fellowship covers the costs associated with completing the Accredited Financial Counselor® (AFC®) training and the first two attempts at both exams. Upon successful completion of the program and required practicum, the participant will be awarded the Accredited Financial Counselor® designation from AFCPE®.
Military spouses can fill this need while building a rewarding career that is flexible to the demands of the military family lifestyle. Read a success story about one of the fellows. Many employers such as credit unions, financial aid offices, and community housing agencies need well-trained, ethical and caring financial counselors to meet the increasing demand for financial counseling services.
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2012 Fellowship Awardees
2011 Fellowship Awardees
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