Missouri insurance scholarship application deadline nears

Missouri insurance scholarship application deadline nears

MISSOURI (KFVS) - The Missouri Department of Insurance has issued a reminder regarding the scholarship currently available for Missouri students pursuing careers in the insurance business.

The scholarships come from the Missouri Insurance Education Foundation and are worth a variety of totals, and will be awarded to several high school and college students who have expressed interest and have worked towards careers in the insurance field.

Four scholarships worth $1,500 are available to high school seniors in Missouri who are preparing to study insurance, risk management or actuarial science full-time at accredited colleges in the state.

Also, one scholarship of $2,500 and five others worth $2,000 are available to juniors and seniors in Missouri colleges with majors related to the field of insurance.

The deadline to apply for the scholarships is March 31.

Applications and additional information can be found by visiting http://mief.org/.

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