RIMS Student Resource Center
Check out the new Student Resource Center, where you will find information on how you can get involved with RIMS as a student and after you graduate.
Student Membership Dues: $25*
For full-time undergraduate or graduate student working towards a degree in risk management, insurance, or business.
The student membership year is Oct. 1-Sept. 30, however you can join anytime within this cycle.
*Student chapter dues only required for Cumberland, Great Plains, and Greater Kansas City chapters.
How will RIMS membership benefit you?
Gain access to a network of 10,000+ risk management peers in 79 chapters around the globe
Access hundreds of RIMS publications in our Risk Knowledge library for research or to learn about industry trends and practices
Join our exclusive online community Opis, the RIMS Information Network, to receive customized recommendations for content, discussion groups, courses and people
Get special rates on RIMS conferences and courses, so you can stay current and save
Are you experiencing financial hardship?
You can request to waive your student dues by contacting Will Gilchrist at wgilchrist@RIMS.org. You will then be required to complete a short form. If you would like to waive your dues, please do not complete the membership application or renew your membership online before contacting RIMS Client Services.
Awards & Scholarships
Anita Benedetti Student Involvement Program
Each year, RIMS sponsors 30 students in the US and Canada, and 6 international students (not enrolled at a university in US & Canada) to attend the RIMS Annual Conference & Exposition.Learn more
Spencer-RIMS Risk Management Challenge
An 8-month long competition, where university teams compete to develop and present the most comprehensive risk management program based on a company’s case study.Learn more
Spencer Education Foundation
The Spencer Educational Foundation awards scholarships and grants to students studying risk management, insurance, actuarial science and business, facilitates internship opportunities, and funds development of risk management / insurance curriculum.Learn more
Each year. RIMS has opportunities to get involved with students and rising risk professionals at the RIMS Annual Conference and NextGen Forum! Check out the opportunities to sponsor.