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; cumulative GPA of 2.50 or higher; exceptional leadership skills demonstrated through leadership positions on campus, active engagement in student organizations and/or work experience on or off-campus.

Preferred majors include: Technology (Computer Science/ Software Engineering/ Computer Engineering/ MIS), Industrial Engineering, Business, Data Analytics, Finance, Accounting, Economics.

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 graduating seniors may be given preference.

School/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 2021:
    • Spring 2022:
    • Summer 2022
    • Winterim 2022:
  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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