Benzinga's Scholarship for Future Leaders in Finance

Benzinga is dynamic and innovative financial media outlet that empowers investors with high-quality, unique content. We value methodology, research, and insights from people who are passionate about finance. If you love finance and have ideas to share, you’re applying for the right scholarship.
We also put a high value on education; many of our incredible staff wouldn’t be where they are today without the knowledge gained from a post-secondary education. That’s why we are offering the Benzinga Scholarship for Future Leaders in Finance.

Rising college freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors who plan to or are currently pursuing undergraduate majors in finance, business, or similar fields
Applicants must be at least 18 years of age

How to Apply
Submit, via email, a 1,000-1,500 word essay. You may choose one of the two topics below:

  • Describe how and why the finance industry can or should drive social change in today’s world.
  • Where do you think financial technology is headed? How might it foster change in the future?

Notifying Recipients
winner will be notified Dec. 14

To learn more and start your application, click the VISIT button below.