Join Government and Nonprofit Section

Become a member of the Government and Nonprofit Section to meet others with similar interests. Section membership is just $30 per year.

Please contact any GNP officer or member for additional information about membership.

Section memberships are available for:

  1. American Accounting Association Members,
  2. Those not currently a member of The American Accounting Association

Student membership of the AAA is also possible - see further details here.

President's Letter


Dear GNP Section Members,

I am honored to serve as your President for the 2019-2020 year. The GNP (Government and Nonprofit) Section has been my academic home for the past thirteen years and I have had the privilege to work with incredible colleagues that have fostered my development as an academic. My goal as your Section President is to continue the strong work of past GNP leadership teams and continue strengthening the Section. I want to specifically thank Tammy Waymire for her outstanding leadership as last year’s Section President.

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Midyear Meeting

Save the Date March 6-7, 2020!

We are pleased to announce the 2020 Government and Nonprofit Section Midyear Meeting will be held in Houston, Texas at the Crowne Plaza Houston River Oaks.  

GASB Gil Crain Grant

GASB Gil Crain Memorial Research Grant

Since its formation in 1984, the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) has encouraged academics and other researchers to conduct studies that would be relevant to the GASB’s standards-setting activities. Over the past 30 years, such research efforts have resulted in publishing their research in research briefs, journal articles, and occasionally in GASB research reports.

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