Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual) announced today that their MassMutual Scholars Program is now a national scholarship program.
MassMutual, Springfield, MA has had the scholarship program in place for four years. What began as a pilot program in four metropolitan areas across the country swiftly expanded into nine. The scholarship will now offer thirty $5,000 college scholarships.
The scholarship is open to college students of all majors who are of African-American, Asian/Pacific Islander or Hispanic descent and are attending college in the US. Applicants to the program maintain at least a 3.0 GPA, prove a need for financial assistance and show an interest in one day having a career in the financial services or insurance industry.