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CME Group Foundation Scholarship

The CME Group Foundation Scholars Program will award renewable scholarships of up to $20,000 per year to under-represented students majoring in finance, computer science or applied mathematics at 11 eligible partner schools in Illinois and New Jersey. 

Eligible applicants must self-identify as Black or Latinx, and must be current or rising sophomores, juniors or seniors, who plan to enroll full-time at one of eleven CME Group Foundation partner schools for the entire upcoming academic year. Students enrolled in a 4+1 MS Finance degree program are eligible, but must be a rising junior, senior or graduate student in the 4+1 MS Finance program.  Applicants must also be pursuing a major in Information Technology, Computer Science, Finance, Data Science, Cyber Security, Math, Statistics, Accounting 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 2023. Travel expenses will be reimbursed. 

Opening February 2023

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