Actuarial Diversity Scholarship

  • Scholarship Intent: 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. 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.
  • Criteria:
    1) 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.
    2) Enrolling as or enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student at a U.S. accredited educational institution.
    3) Minimum GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale), emphasis on math or actuarial courses.
    4) Entering college freshmen must have a minimum ACT math score of 28 or SAT math score of 620.
    5) Intent on pursuing a career in the actuarial profession.
  • Major: Multiple: Mathematics, Statistics, Finance, Economics,
  • Class Level: HS Seniors; Undergrad: Any; Grad: N/A
  • Enrollment Status: Entering
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: FULL-TIME; Grad: N/A
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
  • Citizenship: Any
  • GPA: HS GPA: 3.0; Undergrad GPA: 3.0; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: The Actuarial Foundation
  • Contact Person title: Actuarial Diversity Scholarship
  • Street Address: 475 North Martingale Road, Suite 600 Schaumburg, Illinois 60173-2226
  • Phone Number: (847) 706-3535
  • Extension:
  • Email:
  • Number of Awards: varies
  • Deadline: March 31

$1,000 - high school senior applying for freshman year; $2,000 - for sophomore year; $3,000 - for junior year; $4,000 - for senior year.