Student Membership

Considering a career in government financial management? Want to meet government leaders and staff who work for the federal, state, or local government levels? 

Join AGA for FREE! Electronic student membership in AGA provides you access to resources to develop your skills and expand your knowledge. Become a part of AGA to build professional connections and discover your future career while positively impacting your community and country.

Remember to check out what AGA chapters offer to students — like academic and training scholarships, mentorship, and other opportunities to develop your professional skillset.

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Why AGA?

  • Career Coaching: Receive career guidance and tips and build powerful professional relationships through AGA’s mentoring program.
  • Professional Community: Grow your network, gain valuable real-world experience through interactions with AGA members, and secure amazing opportunities through AGA’s chapters.
  • Academic Scholarships: Apply for full-time or part-time undergraduate scholarships, and community service scholarships, earning up to $3,000 per year.
  • On-Demand Learning: Learn essential skills from industry professionals through AGA’s virtual training resources and “Accountability Talks” podcast.
  • Unique Training Opportunities:


Electronic Student Member Eligibility — FREE

To join AGA as an electronic student member, you must:

  • Be currently enrolled as a full-time student at an accredited higher education institution.
  • Not be employed full-time.

*AGA may annually request a transcript confirming your full-time student status, and reserves the right to decline membership if documentation of full-time student status is not provided upon request.

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Time for Graduation? Take your next step and become a professional AGA member!

Continue your AGA experience through AGA’s transitional Young Professionals (YP) Membership! Get inspired and continue to impact your community through AGA!

upgrade your AGA membership today!


Why Upgrade?

  • While you transition into the workforce, enjoy the next level of AGA’s membership at $45 per year.
  • Add “AGA Professional Member” to your resume to highlight your commitment to government financial management.
  • Share your perspective as a former AGA student member with your local chapter leadership and with AGA’s Young Professionals (YP) Focus Group.
  • Save money on professional training and networking events:


FREE to YP Members:

Discounted for YP Members:


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