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The International Association of Black Actuaries (IABA) has scholarships available!

The International Association of Black Actuaries (IABA) has scholarships available!

Details are as follows:

  • Available to students of African descent originating from the United States, Canada, the Caribbean and African nations;
  • Available to high school seniors all the way up to PHD students;
  • IABA typically awards amounts ranging from $2,000 - $5,000/year towards educational expenses including tuition, books, housing, research, etc.

The benefits of becoming a scholarship recipient are not limited to educational expenses. In addition to the scholarship, award recipients also receive the following:

  • Internship and entry-level opportunities;
  • A paid trip to IABA’s Annual Meeting;
  • A one-time stipend for passing actuarial exams during the scholarship period (depending on available funds and academic performance).

Application materials for this year are available online only at http://www.blackactuaries.org/page/ScholarshipApplicat

The deadline for submitting applications for the 2017-2018 academic year is May 1, 2017.

If you have any questions, please contact IABA’s Executive Director, Kate Weaver, at iaba@blackactuaries.org.