Apply for the 2016 CAGNY Scholarship
The objective of the scholarship is to further students’ interest in the property/casualty actuarial profession and to encourage the pursuit of the Casualty Actuarial Society designations.
The CAGNY Scholarship Program is available to any U.S. or Canadian citizen or holder of a permanent resident visa who is currently a full-time student at a U.S. or Canadian college or university, and will attend a U.S. or Canadian college or university as a full-time student for the 2016-2017 academic year. An applicant must have demonstrated high scholastic achievement and strong interest in pursuing an actuarial career in the property/casualty insurance industry.
Preference will be given to applicants native to the Greater New York area or attending universities in the Greater New York area.
An application is considered complete when it includes:
1. The CAGNY Scholarship application, along with the requested essay.
2. The recommendation form included with this application, preferably completed by an instructor who knows the applicant well.
3. A current official transcript.
Completed applications are due by April 22, 2016. Applications are available from CAGNY or online at the CAGNY web site at http://www.casact.org/community/affiliates/cagny/. Winners will be notified during May 2016 and will be invited to attend the CAGNY spring meeting in early June in New York City.
AMOUNT OF SCHOLARSHIP:
Scholarships are awarded on the basis of individual merit. In the last several years awards have typically ranged from $1,000 to $4,000.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, CONTACT:
CAGNY Education Chair
Casualty Actuarial Society
4350 N. Fairfax Drive
Arlington, Virginia 22203
Or E-mail: CAGNY@casact.org