2020 In2Risk Student Engagement Program Scholarship


  • Be a full-time sophomore entering your junior year or a junior entering your senior year; enrolled in an accredited college or university; and majoring in insurance, risk management, actuarial science, or related program of study
  • Have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher
  • Display continued excitement and commitment to entering the insurance industry and completing your CPCU designation
  • Must be able to commit to attending the full event (October 8-10)
*Applicants will be evaluated based on demonstrated academic excellence, interest in sharing risk and insurance industry opportunities with peers, and commitment to pursuing their CPCU designation. 

Other Criteria:

  • A maximum of thirty students will be accepted to receive a scholarship to attend In2Risk
    • Students sponsored by a school or employer do not count towards this maximum
  • No more than two students from the same academic institution can receive a scholarship in a given year
    • Additional students from the same academic institution may participate at In2Risk if they are sponsored by the institution or a local chapter
  • Students who received a scholarship to attend last year’s conference in New Orleans are not eligible
  • Graduate students pursuing a higher degree are not eligible
  • Part-time students supported by an employer are not eligible

Required Materials:

  • Completed application, continued on page 2
  • Personal statement in a word document addressing the following:
    • What knowledge or skills do you hope to gain by attending In2Risk?
    • How will you take what you learn from In2Risk and apply it to your studies?
    • What ways can you share this knowledge with your peers?
  • Résumé detailing coursework and/or experience in insurance, risk management, and actuarial science

Scholarship Application Timeline:

  • May 15: Deadline for applications
  • May 29: Notice of scholarship status
  • October 8-10: Participation in the 2020 In2Risk Student Program

Student Engagement Competition:

Students selected for the In2Risk Student Engagement Program Scholarship will have the opportunity to participate in an on- site competition at In2Risk. Finalists will compete for cash prizes up to $1,500. Additional competition details will be sent to recipients upon selection.

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