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CME Group Foundation Scholarship

The CME Group Foundation Scholars Program will award renewable scholarships of up to $20,000 to under-represented minority students majoring in finance, computer science or applied mathematics at the ten CME Group Foundation partner schools (located in Illinois and New Jersey). 

Eligible applicants must be Black or Latinx, and must be current or rising sophomores, juniors or seniors who plan to enroll full-time at one of ten CME Group Foundation partner schools for the entire upcoming academic year. Applicants must also be pursuing a major in Information Technology, Computer Science, Finance, Data Science, Cyber Security, Math, Statistics or Financial Engineering and have a minimum GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent). 

Recipients will be asked to attend a one-day market education program at CME Group in Chicago in August 2022. Travel expenses will be reimbursed. The program may be virtual, based on health guidelines. 

Opening Mid-February 2022