The Actuarial Diversity Scholarship promotes diversity through an annual scholarship program for Black/African American, Hispanic and Native North American students. The scholarship award recognizes and encourages the academic achievements of full-time undergraduate students pursuing a degree that may lead to a career in the actuarial profession. Passing of actuarial exams will be an important factor in evaluating scholarship applications for junior year and beyond. Exams passed will also be a consideration for prior award recipients applying to renew the scholarship.
Applicants must be a full-time undergraduate or graduate student during the year of the scholarship and have a minimum GPA of 3.0 with an emphasis on math or actuarial courses. Applicants should be intent on pursuing a career in the actuarial profession and must have at least on birth parent who is a member of one of the following minority groups: Black/African American, Hispanic, Native North American.