UWorld CFA® Career Advancement Scholarship

Are you ready to become a CFA charterholder? There’s no better time to take this next step in your career. Let us help make your dream a reality. 

We are now accepting applications for the November 2021 exam.

Ten winners will be chosen for a prize valued at over $1,400

Our mission with the UWorld CFA® scholarship is to elevate college students who are academically advanced, outstanding citizens but encounter financial limitations. UWorld scholars are many times the first in their family to attend college, this support assists in lifting their career post-graduation. This offers scholars worldwide an opportunity to attain the highest levels of finance certification. We want to break financial barriers for students across the globe, providing them with tuition assistance and prep to pass the CFA® Level I exam.

Interested? UWorld will honor ten deserving CFA Level 1 candidates who will be selected based on merit and involvement. The scholarship provides you everything you need to prepare and take the exam. Each recipient will receive more than $1,400 worth of tools and financial aid, including a full scholarship to UWorld’s Elite-360 Course and CFAI one-time enrollment. In addition to these benefits, UWorld will pay the CFAI November 2021 exam fee for selected candidates.

Scholarship Application Details

Step 1:

Submit the online application on this page.

Step 2:

You will receive an email with further instructions on submitting the following:

  1. Link to your video
  2. College transcript
  3. Professor referral letter (including full name and email address)
  4. A picture of yourself smiling!
  • Applicants must be a current student at an accredited college or university, and in one of the following categories:
    1. Applicants must be in their college undergrad senior year or graduated 2021.
    2. Or, graduated college undergrad in Fall of 2020.
    3. Or, currently enrolled in a graduate business program.
  • Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Applicants must submit a copy of their current transcript



The deadline for the 2021 Fall/Winter UWorld CFA Scholarship is March 12, 2021. Winners will be notified on March 22, 2021.

Scholarship Application