John Culver Woody Scholarship Guidelines Academic Year , USA

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John Culver Woody Scholarship 2011 – 2012

Study Subject :  Any Subject

Employer :  The Actuarial Foundation

Level :  Undergraduate

The John Culver Wooddy Scholarship was established in 1996 by the estate of John Culver Wooddy, a distinguished actuary who set aside funds to provide scholarships to encourage the academic achievement of students pursuing an actuarial career.

Each award winner will receive a $2,000 scholarship for educational expenses.

Eligibility for John Culver Woody Scholarship

Undergraduate students who will receive their undergraduate degree in December 2011, Spring or Summer 2012 and no later than August 31, 2012, rank in the top quartile of their class and have successfully completed one actuarial examination are eligible.

Students must be recommended by a professor from their school (limit one application per school).

Application Procedure

Students must complete the application and write a brief essay as part of the application process (application item 6). Preference will be given to candidates who have demonstrated leadership potential through extracurricular activities.

The student should then submit the completed application and essay to a professor at the student’s school. The professor should verify the student’s class ranking and senior status, and prepare a letter of recommendation.

Mail completed application form, recommendation letter, and required essay to :

The Actuarial Foundation,
John Culver Wooddy Scholarship,
475 N. Martingale Road, Suite 600,
Schaumburg, IL 60173-2226 USA.

John Culver Woody Scholarship Application Deadline :  Friday,  June 24,  2011