About Us

Our Mission

The Gamma Iota Sigma Foundation serves a mission of ensuring equitable access to careers in insurance, risk management and actuarial science by lowering social and financial barriers for all students interested in industry careers. This mission allows Gamma Iota Sigma to carry out its vision of leveling the playing field so that all students can pursue their desired career path regardless of background, ultimately sustaining and diversifying the industry’s talent pipeline.

Founding Partners
Student Members
How We Help

Our Focus Areas

Mental Wellness

Supporting students by recognizing the paramount importance of mental well-being, offering an array of comprehensive mental health resources, and addressing the emotional and psychological needs of aspiring students.

Professional Development

Supporting students in their pursuit of insurance, risk management and actuarial science careers by providing professional headshots, stipends for business attire, travel scholarships to attend industry conferences and events, and funds for exam study materials and fees. 


Increasing accessibility to the industry by providing support and resources for disabled students, veterans, and more. Through these targeted initiatives we aim to empower individuals from all walks of life to thrive in the insurance sector.

Chapter Support

Lowering barriers to entry by equipping and empowering current and prospective GIS chapters through financial support for new chapters, general chapter programming and educational experiences, and more.

Ready to Make An Impact?

Whether you’re interested in student programs, giving to the Foundation or learning more, click below for more information!

I Am A Student

Students click here to learn more about how to apply and what GIS can do for you.

I'd Like to Support the Foundation

For more information on how to donate or become a sponsor, click below to learn more.

I'd Like to Get in Touch

To contact us with any questions, click to send us a message or give us a call today to find out more!

Upcoming Events

Our Events

28 Sep

Annual Conference

  • 12:00 - 11:59
  • baltimore, md
17 Feb

Regional Conference Series

  • 12:00 - 11:59
  • indianapolis, in

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