Scholarship recipients

University of the District of Columbia 2021

In 2020, the Structured Finance Foundation established a fund to provide scholarships to eligible students attending the University of the District of Columbia (UDC), a public historically black university, who are pursuing an undergraduate or graduate finance, accounting or economics degree in its School of Business and Public Administration.

Breas Ellis,

Class of 2022

Studying Business Mgmt and Finance

“After taking a personal finance class and learning about compound interest, I developed a passion for finance and investing. Shortly thereafter I decided to take up a second degree in finance.”

Novae Sylva,

Class of 2022

Studying Accounting

“I was awarded a fellowship from the University of California for one year of full tuition to any one of the 6 UCs for Graduate school. Since this fellowship will only cover my tuition, the remaining balance from my SFF Scholarship will be geared towards my rent expenses and other expenses…”