The SILA Foundation is active in providing access to scholarships and grants through the following programs (click on the link for additional information)
- Post-Secondary College Scholarship-The Securities and Insurance Licensing Association Foundation, Inc. (SILA Foundation, Inc.) is proud to announce the availability of ten (10) two thousand and five hundred dollar ($2500.00) scholarships for use at any accredited post-secondary college or university. See the above link for requirements.
- Bruce Saenger Course Grant– In 2014 the SILA Foundation Board established the Bruce Saenger Memorial Course Grant Program in recognition of Bruce’s contributions to SILA, the Foundation and the Financial Services Industry. We lost Bruce in January, 2014 after a courageous battle with cancer. Throughout his life Bruce was a champion for personal growth and one-on-one career development.
- Footprint Project ProfileThe SILA Foundation’s ‘FOOTPRINT’ Grant is presented during our Annual Meeting to a qualifying organization located within the general vicinity of the meeting city. Qualifying organizations include those who provide opportunities or educational activities for the public that develop and/or improve individuals’ capabilities that enhance their personal career and/or general wellbeing. Activities may include personal development, job skill improvement, industry based educational materials, courses, public discussion groups, panels, lectures, personal career development, mentoring, job training, job fairs, or other programs deemed appropriate by the Foundation.