CME Group Foundation has established a scholarship program assist historically underrepresented students in the fields of Finance or Computer Science who are current or rising undergraduate sophomores, juniors or seniors.
This program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarships and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Eligibility for individual programs is determined at the sole discretion of the sponsor, and eligible applications are reviewed by Scholarship America’s evaluation team.
*Wilbur Wright College students must be current students in their second year at Wilbur Wright College, planning to attend one of the approved four-year colleges listed above for their Junior and Senior years.
If selected as a recipient, the student will receive up to $20,000. Award amounts may vary based on financial need.
Awards are renewable up to three additional years, or until a bachelor’s degree (or 4+1 combined
undergraduate and master’s degree program is earned), whichever occurs first, on the basis of continued full-time enrollment and satisfactory academic performance.
Awards are for undergraduate study only. This includes coverage for students enrolled in a 4+1 combined undergraduate and master’s degree program. Awards may be used for all education-related expenses.
Applicants will be notified in June.
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of CME Group Foundation. Payments are made in one installment in August.
Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:
Recipients must demonstrate financial need.
Selection of recipients is made by CME Group Foundation. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. Students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
The use of AI to generate essays or for any part of the application is prohibited. Applicants will be disqualified if they use AI.
Your application is not complete unless all required documents are submitted electronically through the Scholarship America Student Hub.