2021 Annual Conference

Save the Date: Sept. 30 - Oct. 2

We are excited to report that ABFM’s annual research conference will take place, in person, at the Georgetown Marriott Hotel in Washington, DC.

Call for Proposals

The  Association for Budgeting & Financial Management is accepting proposals for panels, papers and posters to be presented at its 33rd Annual Conference this fall.


The conference proposal deadline has been extended to June 18, 2021.

Advancing Public Sector Finance

The Association for Budgeting and Financial Management (ABFM) is a section of the American Society for Public Administration (ASPA).  ABFM aims to promote the professional development of budgeting and financial management in the public and non-profit sectors.

Membership in ABFM is available on its own or as an affiliation with ASPA.


ABFM Twitter

NEXT WEEK: Join us for a special, week-long series of events w/ @AABPA and @ABFM_aspa, commemorating the centennial of the Budget and Accounting Act of 1921! Learn more and register at https://1921budgetact.com #BudgetAct100

Public budgeting & finance scholars: @abfm_aspa conference proposals are due this Friday! The conference will be in person in Washington, DC, Sept 30-Oct 2. We welcome students, practioners, academics, and all in the field! Info and link to submit: https://abfm.org/annual-conference/

Heads up, potential @abfm_aspa paper/panel submitters! The abstract word limit is **150 words**. Plan accordingly.

Time is running out! The deadline for proposal submissions for @abfm_aspa is now just a week away! https://twitter.com/abfm_aspa/status/1403085211865391104

Excited to commemorate this milestone w/ @napawash & @abfm_aspa with a week-long virtual event starting June 21! Open to all who register.

👉Sign up and view the agenda: https://1921budgetact.com/

#BudgetAct100 https://twitter.com/OMBPress/status/1403113583257522178