CPCU Designation Scholarship Guidelines

Here are the guidelines for the CPCU Designation Scholarship Program

Corporate Guidelines

Note: The 2021 CPCU Designation Scholarship program will begin accepting applications on February 1st, 2021.

Your organization can select up to two nominees for the CPCU Designation Scholarship. A few guidelines are in place to assist you with selecting your nominees. Your candidate(s) must:

  • Be nominated by a senior executive or senior level manager of an organization with a minimum of five employees
  • Be engaged or interested in risk management and insurance and is able to meet the matriculation requirements for the CPCU designation
  • Be considered a high performer, based on recent reviews
  • Be targeted for advancement
  • Complete the CPCU program within three years of receiving the scholarship

College and University Guidelines

Your institution can select up to two nominees for the CPCU Designation Scholarship. A few guidelines are in place to assist you with selecting your nominees. Your candidate(s) must:

  • Be at least a full-time sophomore majoring or interested in insurance, risk management, actuarial science, finance, or related field of study
  • Be nominated by the department chair, college dean or college president
  • Have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher
  • Complete the CPCU program within three years of receiving the scholarship

Submitting Nominations

To submit nominations, please complete and email the application to Scholarship@TheInstitutes.org or mail enclosed scholarship applications to:

The Institutes

Attn: CPCU Designation Scholarship Program

720 Providence Road, Suite 100

Malvern, PA 19355-4333

Note: Scholarships are awarded on a first-come, first-granted basis, so do not wait to submit your nominations! Additionally, application guidelines and requirements are subject to change.