Course(s) Offered: Finance
Course Level: Graduate (masters, PhD)
Country to Study in: Any country
FINCAD established the annual FINCAD Women in Finance Scholarship to encourage and support outstanding women in the field of finance to pursue graduate-level studies, and give them an opportunity to cultivate their skills and knowledge.
The field of finance is changing rapidly, largely in response to regulations designed to protect market practitioners and to prevent financial crises. FINCAD is keenly aware that the majority of practitioners in the capital markets industry are men, and that the trend to include more women in the industry is not as rapid as it should be.
Are you, or is someone you know, interested in applying for this scholarship? Consider applying for the 2017 FINCAD Women in Finance Scholarship.
The scholarship is open to women of any age and citizenship who are studying Finance in a graduate-level program.
Female citizens of ANY country
Accredited institutions worldwide offering accredited programs in Finance
Fields of study
Graduate-level program in Finance -- particularly relating to the use of derivatives in capital markets and/or financial risk management
Number of awards
The sponsor has not specified the number of grants to be awarded
This is a onetime financial aid award
The scholarship provides an award of US$10,000
Method of Application
This opportunity is open to women of any age and citizenship who are studying Finance in an accredited graduate-level program. To apply, you need to complete an application and submit all requested documents (as found on the official website).
It is important to visit the official website (link found below) for complete information on how to apply for this scholarship.
The application deadline for all applications is 26 February 2016
The field of finance is changing rapidly, largely in response to regulations designed to protect market practitioners and to prevent financial crises. FINCAD has long believed that deep market knowledge, transparency and trustworthiness play a critical role in making financial markets safe for all participants.
In addition, FINCAD is keenly aware that the majority of practitioners in the capital markets industry are men, and that the trend to include more women in the industry is not as rapid as it should be. For these reasons, FINCAD established the annual FINCAD Women in Finance Scholarship.
FINCAD provides innovative and trusted financial analytics software to organizations worldwide. With deep market understanding, a client-centered business approach, and unmatched quantitative and software engineering expertise, FINCAD is uniquely positioned to lead the market in enterprise valuation and risk technology. FINCAD serves more than 1,000 organizations across the globe.
Application Deadline: 26 February 2016
Open to International Applicants: Yes
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