The field of insurance and risk management (RMI) is an excellent option for anyone interested in trading a job for a rewarding career. The insurance industry is well known for growth and stability. Regardless of the state of the economy, individuals and businesses need insurance. In fact, RMI students often accept full time positions prior to, or immediately following, graduation.
Advancing your education requires investments of both time and money. While it’s up to you to put in the time, EKU’s RMI program strives to help students with the financial piece of the puzzle.
EKU’s RMI program offers various scholarship opportunities ranging from $400 to $3,000 per academic year. These awards are earmarked exclusively for risk management and insurance students and help to ease money worries so students can focus on their studies.
Risk Management and Insurance scholarship opportunities include:
- Blue Grass Association of Insurance Women Endowed Scholarship
- George W. Clark Scholarship Fund
- Insurance Institute of Kentucky
- Kentucky Chapter of CPCU
- Rita T. Spillman Scholarship
- Kentucky Farm Bureau Insurance Company Scholarship
- Jack C. Keir Inc. Endowment Fund
- KACo-EKU Insurance Studies Endowment Trust
- Northern Kentucky Insurance Agents Scholarship Endowments
- The Tom Nuckles Endowed Insurance Scholarship
- RIMS/CPCU Insurance Studies Fund
- Women Leaders in Insurance and Financial Services Scholarship
In addition to the opportunities provided by EKU’s RMI program, numerous insurance organizations are showing their commitment to the success of RMI students by offering professional scholarship opportunities. To learn more about professional scholarship opportunities or to apply for EKU’s RMI scholarships, visit insurance.eku.edu/insurance-scholarships or contact the risk management and insurance program at (859) 622-1579.
The risk management and insurance program is offered both on-campus and 100% online with the same faculty, content and high standards. Online students enjoy the same access to scholarship opportunities, career-building activities, and job and internship resources.
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