Many scholarship opportunities are available for students through the Katie School of Insurance and Risk Management. The awards may be offered by the Katie School or external scholarships that are linked on our website. Each year the Katie School of Insurance and Risk Management provides and facilitates over $150,000 in merit-based scholarships and awards. Students are recognized at the annual Student Recognition Dinner in the Spring.
The various named scholarship and criteria associated with each are listed below. They are awarded on an annual basis through the Katie School Scholarship Program and application process.
Andrew T. Nappi International Study Grant - to recognize the Founding Director of the Katie School and former Dean of the College of Business
David Lockton Katie School Hall of Fame Scholarship - to honor him as the 2014 Katie School Hall of Fame Laureate
Edward B. Rust, Jr. Katie School Hall of Fame Scholarship - to honor his legacy of providing leadership to the insurance industry and as the 2016 Katie School Hall of Fame Laureate
Gerald E. Myers Endowed Scholarship - to honor his legacy as a longtime Chicago area insurance executive who was a past president of The CPCU Society and devoted his life to insurance education and professionalism
ISAHU-Gregory Smith Memorial Insurance Scholarship - to help prepare the next generation of insurance professionals for the next generation of insurance professionals
Katie School Alumni Scholarship - to engage other ISU alumni and friends who benefitted from the programs and support provided by the Katie School to continue the tradition of excellence by providing financial contributions to benefit current students
Mark Loveall Insurance Scholarship - to support students majoring or minoring in Risk Management and Insurance
Markel Specialty Scholarship - to enhance the diversity of the Risk Management and Insurance program by providing financial assistance to a student meeting the following criteria:
Nanette T. Meyer Scholarship - to honor her passion for the insurance industry
Nierstheimer-Gurtner-Giese Family Endowed Scholarship - to honor the children and families of Carl Nierstheimer as well as his wife with the two generations having combined careers of almost 300 years in the insurance industry
Patrick G. Ryan Endowed Scholarship - to honor his legacy of providing leadership to the insurance industry and as the 2012 Katie School Hall of Fame Laureate
Rockford Mutual Insurance Endowed Scholarship - to encourage students to pursue educational opportunities in both Risk Management and Insurance and Sales programs at Illinois State University
DUE IN DECEMBER
DUE IN JANUARY
DUE IN FEBRUARY
DUE IN MARCH
DUE IN APRIL
DUE IN JUNE
Follow the links to view more information about each scholarship about eligibility requirements and deadlines.
2019/20 Outstanding Senior in Risk Management and Insurance
2019/20 Outstanding Junior in Risk Management and Insurance