ADC Principal Scholarship

The Principal Financial Group is a global financial investment management and insurance company headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa. Principal is pleased to be an active partner in the African Diaspora Council (ADC) Scholarship program at UWM. This scholarship program is focused on supporting students who have an interest in future employment opportunities with Principal. Eligibility: Under-represented minority students; full-time enrollment, cumulative GPA of 2.50 or higher; leadership skills demonstrated through leadership positions or work experience on or off-campus, and/or active engagement in student organizations.

Preferred majors include: Information Science & Technology, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Data Analytics, Business, Business Analytics, Accounting, Finance, IT Management, Human Resources Management, Marketing, Economics, Actuarial Science, Mathematics.

Scholarship recipients are expected to engage with opportunities presented through Principal’s University Relations Department. Military veterans, students with disabilities, bilingual and multilingual students, former Principal interns, and May graduating seniors may be given preference.

Schools/Colleges, Departments, and Areas
University-Wide Scholarships
Supplemental Questions
  1. Indicate your expected UWM graduation date (month and year).
  2. Approximate number of credits you plan to take at UWM each semester: Indicate "0" if none will be taken in that term.
    • Fall of the upcoming academic year:
    • Spring of the upcoming academic year:
    • Summer of the upcoming academic year:
    • Winterim of the upcoming academic year:
  3. Have you completed an internship with Principal?
  4. Discuss how you decided upon your major area of study (as well as your minor(s) or certificate program(s) if applicable).
  5. Discuss an accomplishment which has been meaningful for you or has enhanced your overall experience as a student (e.g. internships, volunteer and/or leadership opportunities, research, etc.). What more do you plan to accomplish as a student before you complete your undergraduate degree?
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