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SCHAUMBURG, IL (May 31, 2022) – The Actuarial Foundation is proud to announce the winners in this year’s Hardest Math Problem Student Contest, a national middle school math competition designed to help students practice critical thinking and accurate computation, supported by detailed steps taken. The annual contest serves to challenge students in grades 6–8 to solve multistep, […]

SCHAUMBURG, IL (May 18, 2021) – The Actuarial Foundation, the only U.S. philanthropic organization representing the actuarial industry, surpassed its $5 million fundraising goal in the Educate.Connect.Change Campaign. Exceeding the goal ahead of schedule and in the midst of a worldwide pandemic is a testament to the extraordinary generosity of the actuarial community. With a […]

The Actuarial Foundation is excited to share that the 2021–2022 Modeling the Future Challenge was a great success! This was the fifth year of the Challenge — a national scholarship competition aimed at introducing the actuarial profession to high school students — which was developed in partnership with the Institute of Competition Sciences (ICS). There were a […]

SCHAUMBURG, IL (May 6, 2021) – The Actuarial Foundation is thrilled to announce the winners of the 2021-2022 Modeling the Future Challenge, a national scholarship competition where high school students take on the role of an actuary using models to predict future risk and help to solve world problems. The Challenge, now in its fifth year, […]

SCHAUMBURG, IL (March 31, 2022) – The Actuarial Foundation is proud to announce the finalists in the 2021-2022 Modeling the Future Challenge, a national scholarship competition giving  high school students the opportunity to predict the future and solve world problems. Student participants in the Challenge take on the role of aspiring actuaries by completing a math modeling […]

February 10, 2022 – Conrad Siegel announced today that it is partnering with The Actuarial Foundation in a joint initiative to bring the national Math Motivators Tutoring Program to Harrisburg-based schools. This new program will focus on providing math education and financial literacy programs to youth in the Central PA region. The two organizations ran […]

CARMEL, IND (Sept. 23, 2021) ─ CNO Financial Group and OneAmerica® today announced a joint collaboration with The Actuarial Foundation to bring the national Math Motivators program to Indianapolis-area schools. Math Motivators is a national program that cultivates better math understanding skills for local middle and high school students at qualifying schools. The multi-year sponsorship […]

SCHAUMBURG, IL (September 8, 2021) – The Actuarial Foundation (Foundation) is proud and grateful to announce the generous sponsorship of the Society of Actuaries (SOA) for the Foundation’s STEM STARS Actuarial Scholars Pilot Program. This transformative support will help the Foundation launch the first cohort with its primary goal to break down the barriers to […]

SCHAUMBURG, IL (July 12, 2021) – The Actuarial Foundation today announced that F&G, a leading provider of annuities and life insurance, has made a $50,000 pledge to its Modeling the Future Challenge high school math modeling competition, supporting the expansion of the program to Title 1 schools nationwide. This generous contribution from F&G will increase access to […]

SCHAUMBURG, IL (July 12, 2021) – The Actuarial Foundation is excited to announce the Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS) has made a generous gift of $40,000 to the Math Motivators Tutoring Program and the Underserved Engagement Initiative of the Modeling the Future Challenge (MTFC), committing $20,000 to grow each of these important Foundation programs. In addition to this […]