15 September 2018



(Partially Funded)


CFA Program Access Scholarships, 2018

The Access Scholarship is a needs-based scholarship available for individuals who are unable to afford the full CFA Program enrollment and registration costs.

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The CFA Institute Access Scholarship Program is designed to make CFA Institute programs more available to individuals who may not be able to afford the full program fees. all levels: CFA level 1, CFA level 2, CFA level 3 For the June exam, Levels I, II and III of the CFA Program are offered to candidates. For the December exam, only Level I of the CFA Program is offered to candidates.

Specializations for studying on this opportunity: 

  • Local Malians.
  • Heads of companies.
  • Managers of investment companies.
  • Managers of investment departments in banks and joint stock companies.
  • Managers of investment portfolios.
  • Strategy makers.
  • Evaluation of companies and assets.
  • Academicians specializing in investment.

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

 According to the program. 

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  1. Undergraduate education: A bachelor’s (or equivalent) degree
  2. or be in the final year of your bachelor’s degree program. You will have to complete your bachelor’s degree program in order to register for the Level II exam.
  3. or have Work experience: Four years of professional work experience (does not have to be investment related).
  4. Or A combination of professional work experience and education that totals at least four years. Part-time positions do not qualify, and the four-year total must be accrued prior to enrollment.
  5. Have a valid international travel passport to register and sit for the exam.
  6. Be sure your country is not excluded from participation in the program. because There are some countries that CFA Institute cannot work with.
  7. All candidates in the CFA Program must complete a Professional Conduct Statement form.
  8. You are not eligible for CFA Access Scholarship if your employer financially supports your participation in the CFA Program.
  9. Before you register with CFA Institute and submit your application, read the Access Scholarship Official Rules and make sure you meet CFA Program entrance requirements.
  10. Do not register though for your exam before your scholarship is awarded to you and you will make the reduced payment of USD 250 then.
  11. If your financial situation changes, you may withdraw your application form by going to the “Manage Scholarship” section of your Account.

Opportunity Cost

(Partially Funded)

The scholarship covers the one-time CFA Program enrollment fee (if applicable) and reduces the exam registration fee (includes access to the curriculum eBook) to US$250.

How to Apply

First step: Log in and complete the online application. After you submit your application, you cannot make changes. 

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This Scholarship Published by:
Moustafa ashraf/ Egypt 

Reviewed by” Somiyah Elhassawy/ Egypt 
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team