The $10.000 FINCAD Women in Finance Scholarship
The FINCAD Women in Finance Scholarship is an answer to the capital market industry which shelters mostly men while the trend to include more women in this particular industry is slowly growing. FINCAD, the scholarship administrator, a dynamic financial company with an activity that dates back in the ’90, currently is the leading provider of risk analytics and valuation for global companies. During its professional activity, FINCAD has helped more than 1000 worldwide companies manage risks, reduce costs, and enhance confidence to shareholders and investors. Currently, FINCAD is investing the same amount of energy in helping graduate women across the world to pursue their academic endeavor.
Who is eligible for the FINCAD Women in Finance Scholarship?
All female applicants who are pursuing a post-graduate program at an accredited university, citizens from all countries can apply. Applicants should be enrolled and attend the program on a full-time basis during the 2017-2018 year.
ONLY THE SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION OF FEMALE STUDENTS WHO ARE STUDYING FINANCE will be taken into consideration, precisely, financial risk management or/ and the use of derivatives in capital markets. In case students have opted for another discipline, they should not apply.
Which is the value of the FINCAD Women in Finance Scholarship?
The scholarship awards $10,000 to female students to support their graduate-level studies.
Which are the documents required for students to submit?
The female applicants must submit two letters of reference from professors or any other academic representative with whom they have been contact in. The female applicants have to submit university transcripts from undergraduate programs. Last but not least, the confirmation of acceptance in the post –graduate program for the 2017-2018 year.
When is the closing date?
The deadline of applications will close on June 30, 2017. Those who are interested are advised to gather all the required documents and submit them until the closing date.
Where should the applicants submit their scholarship applications?
Click the link http://www.fincad.com/about-fincad/corporate-information/women-finance-scholarship/women-finance-scholarship-application and at the bottom of the page, hit the Apply now button.
When will be the name of the recipient announced?
On or before August 15, 2017, the winner will receive a notification. All the applicants will receive an e-mail where the name of the winner is announced.
More info about the scholarship
All the important news are listed on this website: http://www.fincad.com/about-fincad/corporate-information/women-finance-scholarship/women-finance-scholarship-application. Those who wish to apply are advised to consult on a daily basis this page for further updates, in case there will be any.
Please read all the application instructions before submitting your application. Do not apply in case you are not enrolled in a post-graduate program which you will attend on a full-time basis. Do not apply if the university where you are enrolled is not accredited.
Good luck to everyone!