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The Assurity Multicultural Program Fund Application

About the Fund

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The Assurity Life Insurance Company Multicultural Program Fund is intended to provide paid internship opportunities and college scholarships to LPS students of color who have an interest in select business areas. Interested students should apply in the winter of their junior year. Applicants will be reviewed and chosen by Assurity staff and approved by the Foundation for Lincoln Public Schools. Approved students will begin their fellowship with a minimum of five (5) hours per week paid internship. Once in college, students are required to do a ten (10) hour per week paid internship with a quarterly review to determine continued employment. Fellows of this program will receive a four-year college scholarship of $1,000 per year.
 

Applying for the Program

Application Open: Late December – February 14, 2023
Award Amount: Paid internship and a four-year college scholarship of $1,000 per year
Fellowships may be offered to:

  • Students who plan to enroll in a Lincoln-based college or university
  • Students of color including African American, Latinx, Native American, those of African descent or other marginalized race or students who have immigrated to the United States in the last eight (8) years
  • Those with an interest in IT, Actuarial Science, or Entrepreneurial Business including Sales, Marketing, and Finance
  • Students with a GPA or 3.0 or greater
  • Those with the ability to hold a paid internship for five (5) hours per week beginning the summer after their junior year
  • Preference will be given to first-generation college-going students

To apply, please complete and submit the form below.
 

Assurity Multicultural Program Application

Personal Information
First Name *
Last Name *
Month
/
Day
/
Year
Country
Address Line 1 *
Address Line 2
City *
State/Province *
Postal Code *
Please indicate your ethnicity. (You may choose more than one.)
Have you immigrated to the United States in the last 8 years?
Academic Information
Do you plan to enroll in a Lincoln-based, four-year college or university?
Will you be a first generation college student?
Areas of Interest
Please rate your level of interest in Information Technology (IT).
Please rate your level of interest in Actuarial Science.
Please rate your level of interest in Entrepreneurial Business including Sales, Marketing, and Finance.
Essay Questions
Certification
Are you available to hold a paid internship with Assurity for five (5) hours per week beginning the summer after your junior year of high school?
Applicant Agreement
By checking this box, you certify all information listed is true. You are aware you may lose assistance if you purposely give false information.
By typing my name below, I understand and agree that this form of electronic signature has the same legal force and affect as a manual signature.

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