Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst Association Exam Scholarship

AAAIM is proud to launch a new scholarship program this year. A member will be chosen to receive a grant for the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) Association Exam in September 2019.

Scholarship Package

CAIA will waive enrollment and first-time registration fees for its Level I Exam in September 2019 (value of $1,650). 
*Textbooks and study material not included

Application Process & Requirements

Required program application materials include the CAIA Charter Global Gateway Scholarship Application form resume by Saturday, March 30th. Submit your application to:

Selection & Notification of Applicant Status
  • Application materials will be reviewed by the AAAIM's Emerging Leaders Initiative Committee. Reviewers will not evaluate application materials from applicants employed by his/her firm or organization.
  • AAAIM will provide reviewers with an established, 4-point scoring rubric whereby application form responses are judged on the basis of ambition, clarity, commitment, and innovation.
  • AAAIM will notify applicants of award status by email by mid-April.
  • Possess a minimum of one year of professional experience.
  • Pursue a career in alternative investment management.
  • Maintain full membership in AAAIM.
  • Ensure your employer does not currently reimburse the cost of the CAIA program.
  • Commit to register for the Level 1 CAIA exam in September 2019.
  • If selected for the Scholarship, agree to serve as an organizational steward for AAAIM & CAIA by participating in organizational events and/or activities.
  • Allow AAAIM & CAIA to use your name, name of employer, photo, and/or excerpts from essay responses in support of CAIA marketing and communications campaigns.