The Society of Actuaries Supports the Math Motivators Program with Matching Gift Campaign The Actuarial Foundation is pleased to announce the Society of Actuaries (SOA) will be the lead sponsor of The Actuarial Foundation’s Math Motivators program and will match the SOA members’ donations (up to $62,500 U.S. dollars) from April 1–Sept. 1, 2018. SOA [...]
In an effort to better connect with the needs of our donors, the Foundation has launched a planned giving website. This website will enable us to immediately respond to inquiries and answer specific questions about planned giving. It will also allow us to generate informative, targeted marketing materials about planned giving. Visit our new planned [...]
Winners in the Modeling the Future Challenge were awarded $55,000 in scholarships The Actuarial Foundation is proud to announce the winners in the inaugural Modeling the Future Challenge, a national scholarship competition aimed at introducing the actuarial profession to high school students. Clinching first place and receiving a $25,000 scholarship were Sam Ferguson, Abhijit Gupta [...]
The inaugural Modeling the Future Challenge Symposium opened on Sunday night with a full program. The Foundation’s executive director, Jason Leppin, welcomed the finalists, their coaches, parents, and sponsors to the event. “We hope that participating in the Modeling the Future Challenge has provided an incentive for these students to continue to develop their mathematical [...]
Modeling the Future Challenge Symposium The inaugural Modeling the Future Challenge Symposium will take place at the Museum of the City of New York on February 25 and 26, 2018. At the Symposium, high school students will present their models on how new technologies may change the future. The new technology that students are focusing [...]
Rebuild Math Classrooms Raises $20,000 for Florida Schools Rebuild Math Classrooms, an initiative of The Actuarial Foundation, raised $20,000 for Florida schools impacted by Hurricanes Irma and Maria. The check presentation took place at the Consortium of Florida Education Foundations Legislative and Education Leadership Reception held at the Florida Capitol on January 10. Joyce Bohl, [...]
The Actuarial Foundation is proud to introduce its 2018-2020 Strategic Plan, which was approved by the Board of Trustees at the December 2017 Board Meeting. The plan focuses the Foundation’s efforts on achieving six goals. These goals center on expanding the reach, engagement and effectiveness of the Foundation through more targeted communication with its donors […]
Thank you, CAS Members and CAS Past-President, Steve Lowe, for helping us to reach our goal of “100 Donors in December”.
We are extremely pleased to announce the inaugural Modeling the Future Challenge Finalists! From a cohort of 52 teams and 139 students across the country, these 6 teams have been selected to present their final models for how autonomous vehicles will change the future to a panel of expert judges from the actuarial industry.
The Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS), the International Association of Black Actuaries (IABA), The Actuarial Foundation, and the Society of Actuaries (SOA) jointly announce the research project findings in supporting diversity and inclusion within the actuarial profession.