The Mutual of Omaha Actuarial Scholarship for Minority Students is awarded to undergraduates preparing for actuarial careers. The $5000 award which is paid in equal installments during the school year ($2500 per semester) is contingent upon the recipient's continued satisfactory preparation for an actuarial career.
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 full-time undergraduate student (must have successfully completed 24 semester hours of which 18 must be graded hours)-Pursuing an actuarial or mathematics-related 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 summerIf selected as a scholarship recipient the recipient must successfully complete a summer internship at Mutual ofOmaha's home office to be eligible for scholarship funds The summer internship will run from May - August each yearMutual 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 company-sponsored 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.For more information or to apply please visit the scholarship provider's website.