Financial Planning Association Symposium

Date & Time:

October 15, 2017
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Location:

Minneapolis Convention Center

Financial Planning Association Symposium

Students interested in pursuing a career in the financial planning industry are encouraged to apply.

The Financial Planning Association (FPA) of Minnesota (http://www.fpamn.org/) is pleased to offer full Symposium scholarships to outstanding college students and career changers to attend the FPA Symposium free of charge, a $579 value.

Symposium 2017 will take place on October 16-17 at the Minneapolis Convention Center.

The scholarship includes the following, and more!

• Connect with your Symposium Buddy, a financial professional who will be your mentor for the first day of the event
• Have your resume included in the Symposium materials distributed to all attendees
• Meet FPA Minnesota NexGen members at the NexGen Town Hall Meeting
• Attend presentations by nationally known speakers on a wide range of financial planning topics
• Network with more than 600 financial advisors in attendance
• Attend Breakout sessions powered by NexGen

Applications should be emailed to: office@fpamn.org
(with all materials in PDF format by Thursday, September 15).

Applications received after September 15 may be considered, but not guaranteed review.

Students will be notified if they have been selected for a scholarship by September 30.
Please click on the below link for the application.
http://www.fpamn.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/FPAMN-Student-Career-Changer-Scholarship-2017.pdf

Shadow a Certified Financial Planner™ Opportunity

Students can be part of helping real-life clients at this year’s Financial Planning Association of Minnesota Financial Planning Day. Financial Planning Day can help students find out if they are interested in a career in financial planning by hearing real-life advice given to attendees with real-life questions.
There will also be opportunities throughout the day to network with industry professionals. The due date for the application to attend is Friday, October 13.
Applications received after October 13 may be considered, but not guaranteed review. Students will be notified if they have been selected to participate by Friday, October 20.

Please click on the below link for the application.
http://www.fpamn.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/FPAMN-Financial-Planning-Day-Student-Career-Changer-Scholarship-final-2017.pdf

More about Financial Planning Day
Each year, the FPA of Minnesota puts on a program called Financial Planning Day for anyone in the public to bring in their personal financial questions to a Certified Financial Planner™. This opportunity will allow students to be a shadow during the Day to hear about the situations a financial planner helps with every day.
Link to more information:
http://financialplanningdays.org/event/twin-cities-financial-planning-day-volunteer-info

If you have any questions, please contact the Career Development Committee at careerdevelopment@fpamn.org