Wednesday, September 7, 2022

The Scholarship Program of the Society of Insurance Financial Managers

 A New Jersey financial services leader, Edward Granaghan in Cream Ridge, NJ. to augment his professional activities and industry experience, Edward Granaghan holds active membership in the Society of Insurance Financial Managers (SIFM).

Established as the Society of Insurance Accountants in 1961, SIFM comprises financial and accounting professionals who work in the property and casualty sectors of the insurance and reinsurance industries. The Society of Insurance Financial Managers supports the next generation of financial professionals through its academic scholarships.

Through its board of directors, SIFM awards scholarships to college students who intend to pursue employment in the insurance arena. Specifically, the scholarship program reaches out to students at the St. John’s University School of Risk Management, Insurance and Actuarial Science in New York City and the Maguire Academy of Insurance and Risk Management at the Saint Joseph’s University Haub School of Business in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The SIFM board of directors awards scholarships annually with a maximum financial benefit of $2,500 per school. These merit-based scholarships take both academic performance and financial needs into consideration.