Mutual of Omaha Actuarial Scholarship

Mutual of Omaha Actuarial Scholarship

  • Location United States
  • Level Undergraduate
  • Deadline Oct 20, 2018
  • Academic Actuarial-science
  • Amount $5,000

Scholarship Description

The Mutual of Omaha Actuarial Scholarship for Minority Students is awarded to undergraduates preparing for actuarial careers. The $5,000 award, which is paid in equal installments during the school year ($2,500 per semester), is contingent upon the recipient's continued satisfactory preparation for an actuarial career.

Eligibility

  • A member of a minority racial group
  • Must be one of the following: U.S. citizen; permanent resident; recipient of asylee or refugee status by the Department of Homeland Security U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service; temporary resident under 1986 Amnesty Programs
  • Enrolled as a fulltime undergraduate student (must have successfully completed 24 semester hours, of which 18 must be graded hours)
  • Pursuing an actuarial or mathematicsrelated degree, with the goal of pursuing an actuarial career
  • Scholastic achievement in undergraduate program (minimum 3.4 GPA)
  • Passed at least one actuarial exam
  • Willingness to relocate to Omaha for the duration of the summer
  • If selected as a scholarship recipient, the recipient must successfully complete a summer internship at Mutual of
  • Omaha's home office to be eligible for scholarship funds The summer internship will run from May August each year
  • Mutual of Omaha's Actuarial interns enjoy paid housing, a competitive hourly rate of pay, financial incentives for successful exam results received during the internship period and the opportunity to participate in a variety of companysponsored activities throughout the summer. Interns typically have actuarial exposure in two different business units during their internship. Renewal of the scholarship is contingent upon maintaining a 3.4 GPA at the end of the academic year.

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