Canadian Institute of Actuaries Scholarships for Masters in Canada
Applications are invited for Canadian Institute of Actuaries Scholarships in Canada. Applications are open for international students to pursue Masters for the 2018-19 academic year.
The aim of this scholarships is to encourage and support academically able and talented students.
|Deadline||:||31 March 2018|
|Providers||:||Canadian Institute of Actuaries|
|Field of Study||:||Actuarial Science|
Benefits of Canadian Institute of Actuaries Scholarships:
Three scholarships of up to $10,000 each are available to eligible master’s students. Scholarships for part-time student support: $5,000 for the first year, renewable for one more year will also be considered.
Eligibility for Canadian Institute of Actuaries Scholarships:
- Eligible Countries: Both Canadian and foreign students are eligible to apply.
- Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:
Planning to start a master’s program in September 2018, or already enrolled in the first year of graduate studies (began September 2017 or January 2018).
Field of study in actuarial science or a cognate discipline in Canada. (A master’s program in mathematics, statistics, business, or finance with an actuarial concentration may also be eligible, but preference will be given to those applying to departments with a recognized actuarial leader/researcher.)
Undergraduate degree in actuarial science or a related discipline earned before August 31, 2018.
Demonstrated interest in pursuing a professional actuarial designation. (Preference will be given to students pursuing professional actuarial exams and/or CIA University Accreditation Program credits.)
English Language Requirements: The candidate should have a very good command of English language. Therefore, the application should be written in English.