WSIA Derek Hughes Scholarship Program
March 06, 2023
- Scholarship Description
Established in 1998, the Derek Hughes Scholarship Program, sponsored by the WSIA Education Foundation, supports undergraduate students pursuing an insurance or business-related program of study. The purpose of the scholarship program is to further the study of insurance and encourage, support, and reward those exceptional students who have an interest in an insurance career. The program is named for Derek Hughes, to honor his contributions to the industry and the Foundation.
Applicants must meet the following criteria: Have an overall GPA of 3.25 or a major GPA of 3.5 or higher; Be a college sophomore, junior or senior not graduating before fall of the year the scholarship is awarded; Be enrolled full-time (minimum of 12 credit hours) in an undergraduate degree program; and be either an RMI major/minor/concentration student, have taken RMI courses or have work experience in the RMI industry. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.