Apply for the 2018 MAF Scholarship

OBJECTIVE:
The objective of the scholarship is to further students’ interest in the property/casualty actuarial profession and to encourage the pursuit of the CAS designations.

AMOUNT OF SCHOLARSHIP:
Scholarships are awarded on the basis of individual merit. The MAF Scholarship Program will award up to two scholarships to deserving students for the 2018-2019 academic year. Both will receive a $1,000 scholarship.

Eligibility – You must meet all requirements to be considered

  • Must submit all sections of the MAF Scholarship application by August 1, 2018
  • Currently attending a U.S. college or university as a full-time student and continuing as a full time student at a U.S. college or university in the 2018-2019 academic year
  • Applicants must have sat for at least one actuarial exam by April of 2018
  • Must be a member of CAS Student Central
    • (Join here for free: CASstudentcentral.org)
  • Preference will be given to residents or those attending schools in one of the Midwest States (Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio or Wisconsin)
  • Applicants should demonstrate high scholastic achievement and strong interest in the casualty actuarial profession, mathematical aptitude, and communication skills.

You must submit the following:

  • The four page MAF Scholarship application and attached essay.
  • One letter of recommendation included in this application, preferably completed by internship supervisors, instructors and/or advisors at your educational institution who know you well. Separate letters must be submitted and accompanied by the recommendation forms included. Only one recommendation letter will be considered.
  • A current official transcript.
    *Incomplete applications will be disqualified without any consideration to partial information received.

*Completed applications are due by August 1, 2018.

*You will be notified of award decisions by August 31, 2018.

Applications are available from MAF or online at the MAF website at http://www.casact.org/community/affiliates/maf/

For further information contact:

ATTN: Michael Cafarelli
MAF Scholarship
Casualty Actuarial Society
4350 N. Fairfax Dr. Suite 250
Arlington, VA 22203
MAFscholarship@casact.org


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