Who Can Apply: To apply for this scholarship students must meet the following criteria:
- Applicants must be either a junior or a senior for the Fall term of 2021, or a post-graduate student.
- Applicants must be either a finance major or in a degree program (such as computer science or mathematics) that is consistent with a career in finance or investment analysis.
- Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.5 and must be willing to provide proof of their current GPA.
- Students must be attending college as an in-state student.
Submission: Please submit an essay describing the experience you have had developing and trading algorithms for systematic trading of stocks, bonds, options, and/or futures. If you have published work on the topic of algorithmic trading please describe that body of work in your essay. Most importantly, please describe the “edge” that your most successful algorithmic strategy exploits, and why that edge should be persistent.
Deadline: August 15, 2021
Learn More: https://www.dancalugarscholarship.com/