Since 2007, IIE has worked closely with the Starr Foundation to administer the C.V. Starr Scholarship Program. IIE undertakes the following activities on behalf of the Starr Foundation to administer the program.

  • Consult with the Starr Foundation on the design of application materials and the methods for distribution of materials to eligible employees or their children
  • Manage all program correspondence
  • Receive and validate completion of submitted applications and supplemental documents
  • Facilitate an independent selection process
  • Evaluate candidates for financial need
  • Notify applicants of their initial status in the competition
  • Verify eligibility with regional human resource directors
  • Issue annual renewal letters
  • Confirm ongoing full-time enrollment and good academic standing
  • Process grant award payments for all eligible award winners and all eligible renewal awards