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).
$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
Apply here prior to 9/9/22: https://tinyurl.com/2s4bsbcm
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
DFW RIMS membership ** (Email email@example.com with your name and email for free student membership)
Membership in the Gamma Iota Sigma risk management fraternity and other professional organizations
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
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
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