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The Cigna Scholars program was established to assist dependents and grandchildren of employees who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs.
This program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender, disability, or national origin.
If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $3,000 award.Per IRS guidelines, up to 25% of applicants will receive a scholarship. The number of scholarships awarded is determined by the amount of applicants.
Applicants may reapply to the program each year; however, awards are not renewed automatically.
Awards are only for undergraduate or vocational-technical school study.
The awards will be issued in U.S. currency. Awards will be made payable to the school
Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of academic record, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, honors, work experience, statement of goals and aspirations and unusual personal or family circumstances.
Financial need will be considered. Recipients must demonstrate need.
Academic evaluation of international applicants will include a review of the grade/mark average based on the grading system used in the applicant’s country and a review of the results of academic examinations.
Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of Cigna or Express Scripts Foundation play a part in the selection. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
Applicants will be notified in August. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients.
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Express Scripts Foundation. Payments are made in one installment in August to the educational institution.
Your application is not complete unless all required documents are submitted electronically.