Diahann W. Lassus Scholarship

This scholarship was created to provide financial assistance to students from CFP® Board Registered Financial Planning Programs to attend a NAPFA National Conference. The scholarship will cover conference registration fees and a travel stipend of up to $300. Five scholarships will be awarded for each NAPFA conference (Spring and Fall).

  • Apply here for the 2019 NAPFA Spring Conference by March 15.

Diversity Scholarship
NAPFA’s Diversity & Inclusion Initiative sponsors several merit-based Diversity Scholarships for NAPFA members and non-members to attend a NAPFA National Conference.

  • Apply here for the 2019 NAPFA Spring Conference by March 15.

Sid Blum Scholarship

The Sid Blum Scholarship was created to reimburse NAPFA members for their CFP exam fees (a value of $395, after NAPFA’s discounted pricing). One scholarship will be awarded to a NAPFA member for each exam cycle. This application is currently closed, but will open in April for the July exam.

NAPFA Genesis Conference Scholarship
The conference scholarship covers the cost of conference attendance, as well as a lodging and travel reimbursement up to $750. Scholarship winners are expected to attend the majority of sessions, the Genesis social, and the Genesis community meeting.

  • Apply here for the 2019 NAPFA Spring Conference by March 15

NAPFA Genesis Regional Symposium Scholarship
Two winners will receive free registration at each regional symposium. Winners are selected by random drawing. First-time attendees receive two entries in the drawing. Scholarship is open to anyone age 33 and under. NAPFA Genesis membership is NOT required.

  • Apply here for the 2019 NEMA Symposium between March 15-19. Winners will be selected via a drawing by April 1. First time attendees receive two entries in the drawing.


CFP Scholarship Application
NAPFA Genesis provides multiple scholarships throughout the year for individuals pursuing the CFP® Certification. These are available for those who do not currently receive financial assistance for the cost of the exam. NAPFA Genesis members can apply to receive a scholarship, and if selected, upon passing the exam will receive a reimbursement for the NAPFA discounted exam fee, which is $395. All scholarship recipients will be responsible for initially covering the cost of the exam, and upon passing, will let Genesis know to receive reimbursement. For the discount code, please contact

  • Apply here applications will only be reviewed for the upcoming CFP exam.