Insurance and risk management scholarships
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Insurance & Risk Management Majors
Seven $6,000 scholarships
Since 2014, Westfield and the Westfield Agents Association have partnered to provide these scholarships to encourage students to pursue the insurance industry as a rewarding career with opportunities for advancement and the satisfaction of knowing your work makes an important difference in people’s lives.
One $5,000 scholarship
The James R. Clay Scholarship honors Westfield’s former CEO Jim Clay and his commitment to insurance education. Influenced by Jim’s passion for developing future leaders, Westfield and the Westfield Insurance Foundation have made it a priority to promote the insurance industry to tomorrow’s professionals.
College students must be sophomores and juniors with a GPA of 2.8 or higher who demonstrate interest in the property and casualty insurance industry. Interest can be demonstrated through jobs, internships, studies and/or membership in Gamma Iota Sigma.
*The complete listing of eligibility requirements can be found within the online application.
November 1, 2018
The scholarship is managed by Griffith Insurance Education Foundation on behalf of Westfield Insurance Foundation and the Westfield Agents Association.
Dependents of Westfield and Agency Employees
Six $6,000 scholarships
High school seniors entering a bachelor’s degree program with a GPA of 3.5 or higher and minimum ACT score of 27 or SAT score of 1210; and demonstrate personal achievement, leadership and community involvement.
*The complete listing of eligibility requirements can be found within the application.
January 15, 2019