Actuarial Diversity Scholarship

  • Website Address
  • http://www.actuarialfoundation.org/programs/actuar...
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Director
  • Address
  • Email Address
  • Scholarships@ActFnd.org
  • Application Deadline
  • May 2, 2016
  • Number Of Awards
  • See Description
  • Maximum Amount
  • $4,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Actuarial Diversity Scholarship promotes diversity within the profession through an annual scholarship program for Black/African American, Hispanic, Native North American and Pacific Islander students.

    Each applicant must fulfill all the requirements listed below:
    -Intent on pursuing a career in the actuarial profession
    -Must have at least one birth parent who is a member of one of the following minority groups: Black/African American, Hispanic, Native North American, Pacific Islander
    -Will be a full-time undergraduate student at a U.S. accredited educational institution
    -Minimum GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale), emphasis on math or actuarial courses
    -Entering college freshmen must have a minimum ACT math score of 28 or SAT math score of 600

    Actuarial exams will be an important factor in evaluating scholarship qualifications for applicants entering their junior year and beyond. Additionally, exams passed will also be a consideration for previous award recipients applying to renew the scholarship.

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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