Step 1: Write a 1,050-word paper outlining the critical need
for public stewardship in budgeting.
Step 2: Detail the needs and methods for training
public officials and staff members for ethical public budget preparation and
Include the following:
Detail the need and importance of public stewardship in
Discuss the methods for training public officials and
staff members in ethical budget preparation strategies;
Ethical requirements for leaders to consider for proper
Consequences of unethical or poor public stewardship;
Recap of a recent current event on unethical public
stewardship as discussed in Step 3.
Step 3: Utilize a recent current event article as a reference
to a recent incident of unethical public stewardship of budgetary monies.
Step 4: Include at least two academic sources in your paper,
including one from the University Library.
Step 5: Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines to
include, at a minimum, the APA cover page, Introduction, level headers/titles
for each required assignment discussion point, Conclusion, and Reference