SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS

 

RMIN 2500 HONORS SCHOLARSHIP  - FALL AND SPRING SEMESTERS

Contact Dr. Yu-Luen Ma. $500 to sophomore and freshman Honors students for successful completion of RMIN 2500 Personal Risk Management (B or higher letter grade).

 

TEXAS RISK & INSURANCE PROFESSIONALS SOCIETY (TRIPS) - FALL AND SPRING SEMESTERS

$250 is awarded to students with active GIS membership and the successful completion of two RMI courses (B or higher letter grade). Apply for the award HERE and reach out to Sally Carne (GIS Advisor) with any questions. 

Awards are issued twice a year, during mid-fall and mid-spring semesters. TRIPS is a one-time award. 

FALL/EARLY SPRING SCHOLARSHIPS DUE DATES 

DFW RIMS SCHOLARSHIP - Closes September 9, 2022 

 

DFW RIMS is proud to continue its program of offering scholarships to outstanding applicants who are focused on a career in risk management, insurance, and related disciplines.  The award requires the recipient to be enrolled full-time at an institution of higher education during the academic year.  Awards vary depending on multiple factors, including the available amount of the scholarship fund, the number of eligible applicants, and the applicants’ qualifications.  

The amounts generally range from $2,500 to $5,000. 

The DFW RIMS Education Committee will consider applicants who meet some or all of the following criteria:  

  • Enrollment status: full-time undergraduate student (12 hours or more per term) - required

  • Field of study - normally a risk management discipline within a business curriculum

  • Career objective in risk management

  • Competitive grade point average

  • Relevant work experience

  • Leadership skills

  • Need

  • DFW RIMS membership ** (Email admin@dfwrims.org with your name and email for free student membership)

  • Membership in the Gamma Iota Sigma risk management fraternity and other professional organizations

 

NAAIA JL Tillman Scholarship: Closes August 22, 2022

NAAIA DFW Scholarship: Opens Fall 2022

Insurance Council of Texas Scholarship - Opens Fall 2022   

Spencer Foundation Scholarship: Opens October 1, 2022 (Closes February 1, 2023)

The Ezra Penland Actuarial Scholarship: Opens November 2022

WSIA Fall F022 Student White Paper Contest:  Closes Fall 2022

NAIW Legacy Foundation Collegiate Scholarship: Opens Late Fall 2022

ICCIE Scholarships (several available) 

SPRING/SUMMER SCHOLARSHIPS DUE DATES 

Derek Hughes Scholarship Program: March 1, 2023

UNT General Scholarship: March 1, 2023

Gabriel L. Lugo Scholarship (DFW RIMS Chapter): March 1, 2023

International Association of Black Actuaries (IABA) Scholarship: March 31, 2023

NAMIC Mutual Insurance Foundation Scholarship: March 31, 2023

WSIA White Paper Contest: April 24, 2023

Bermuda Insurance Management Association ACI Scholarship April 30, 2023

Association of Insurance Compliance Professionals Scholarship Application: Date TBD

Surety & Fidelity Industry Intern and Scholarship Program: Date TBD

PREVIOUS SCHOLARSHIPS - CHECK BACK FOR DUE DATES: 

The Griffith Insurance Education Foundation Scholarship: Fall due date TBD

​James R. Clay Scholarship: Fall due date TBD

​Westfield Insurance and Westfield Agents Association (WAA) Scholarships: Fall due date TBD