2. Student Involvement Program
The McGannon Foundation provides a Student Involvement Program for students that are enrolled in post-secondary study programs in Risk Management, Insurance or related programs. The Foundation is offering a unique opportunity for these students to attend the annual RIMS Canada Conference. At the conference, students will learn about risk management and insurance at the educational sessions and network with professionals in all segments of our industry.
This is a great opportunity for students who are enrolled at either Canadian Universities or Community Colleges with a major in finance, management, engineering, safety and loss control, actuarial science, advanced statistics and accounting. All students selected are required to follow a pre-set agenda.
How to Apply
The 2016 Conference will be held in Calgary, Alberta, from September 11th - 14th, 2016. Applications and all supporting materials must be received in a single mailing and email to the Foundation by April 30, 2016.
The Foundation will pay for the following expenses for selected applicants:
- Registration fees
- Hotel expenses
- Reasonable transportation costs to and from the conference
- Reasonable out of pocket expenses incurred during the Conference
2015 Student Involvement Program
The 2015 Student Involvement Program was a great success with seven students participating at RIMS Canada in Quebec City.
The student attendees were:
|• Mike Watson
• Nathan Narciso
• Arshi Bassi
|• Hari Shankar
• Dina Chau
|• Kaelyn Moynaugh
• Nikki Latter