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SoA Hickman Scholars Program



SOA Hickman Scholar Applications Now Being Accepted for 2024-2025


We are pleased to announce that applications are currently being accepted for the 2024-2025 Society of Actuaries (SOA) James C. Hickman Scholar Doctoral Stipend Program review cycle. The SOA Hickman Scholar Program was established to increase the number of academic actuaries who hold a Ph.D. and an actuarial designation and intend to pursue academic careers. The program provides stipends to doctoral candidates who will, through their studies, address research and education needs of the profession from both the theoretical and practical aspects. 


The Hickman Scholars Program is open to all candidates looking to pursue an academic career, including international candidates. 


For the application and additional information regarding the required documentation, please visit the SOA Hickman Scholar Program webpage. The application form specifies the method of submission for each required application piece. 


Completed applications and required documentation must be received by the SOA no later than March 1, 2024

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