Actuarial Diversity Scholarship

  • Website Address
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Director
  • Address
  • 475 North Martingale Road,
  • Suite 600
  • Email Address
  • Application Deadline
  • May 2, 2016
  • Number Of Awards
  • See Description
  • Maximum Amount
  • $4,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Actuarial Diversity Scholarship was formed in 1977 as a joint effort by the Casualty Actuarial Society and the Society of Actuaries. The door to the actuarial profession has been opened to hundreds of minority students over the years. In 2008 this Scholarship program was transferred to The Actuarial Foundation to further strengthen, increase and to assure the continuation of a diverse, high quality actuarial candidate pool through awards of the Actuarial Diversity Scholarship.

    This Scholarship promotes diversity through an annual scholarship program for Black/African American, Hispanic and Native American Indian students recognizing and encouraging academic achievements by awarding scholarships to full time undergraduate and graduate students pursuing a degree that may lead to 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 American Indian
    - Minimum GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale), emphasis on math or actuarial courses
    - High school seniors must have a minimum ACT math score of 28 OR SAT math score of 600
    - Intent on pursuing a career in the actuarial profession

    For further details and how to apply, please visit the host website.

See if you qualify for this award

Learn more about this scholarship and many more.
Find Scholarships Instantly!


Science Scholarships

Latest College & Financial Aid News

Video Gaming: The Up-And-Coming Collegiate Sport

October 8, 2015

by Susan Dutca

This past Saturday at 9 a.m., players arrived at the University of Cincinnati's basketball arena for a two-day tournament hosted by the UC's League of...Legends? Yes: The university now considers League of Legends an official club sport, just like soccer or rugby. With 14,000 people watching the tournament online, the event became one of the largest collegiate e-sports events with participants [...]

Should Political Correctness Trump Personal Opinion?

October 6, 2015

by Susan Dutca

Last week, a Mount Holyoke College professor allegedly went around his class trying to guess what racial slurs minority students might have been called in their lifetime. Students claimed the exercise was a form of racial discrimination. In this day and age, we are more politically correct than ever before. College students now think twice before raising their hands to offer an opinion on [...]

How to Not Lose It with Group Projects

October 5, 2015

by Erica Lewis

Oh, yes, group projects. When it comes to group projects, you either love 'em or hate 'em. There's really no in-between. So how do you keep your cool when you can't stand your partners or the project itself? Divide the work evenly. Don't let one person do all the work and then have the other names attached to the project. Although the load may be carried more heavily by one [...]

Follow Us:

facebook twitter rss feed