Archive for the ‘Scholarships’ category

  1. Risk Student Receives Scholarship Funded by OBGR

    In 2013, Denver-based OneBeacon Government Risks (OBGR) began a partnership with the University of Colorado at Denver’s Risk Management and Insurance (RMI) Program. Funded by the OneBeacon Charitable Trust, OBGR committed to a $10,000 grant awarded over five years. This year the program has again utilized OBGR’s grant to award $2,000 scholarships to students enrolled […]

  2. 2015 OneBeacon College Scholarships

    We’re excited to announce that the 2015 college scholarship application and program brochure are now available! Once again, 16 college scholarships funded by the OneBeacon Charitable Trust will be granted for the upcoming academic year. Recipients will be announced in early June, with eight scholarships awarded to OneBeacon employees’ children and another eight granted to […]

  3. 2014 Community Giving Tally

    We’re excited to let you know about the 2014 donations we provided to nonprofits you are directly involved with or that we sponsored in support of our producer partners. In total, the Trust made 172 donations – 127 to nonprofits, 3 to support risk management education and 42 matching gifts to schools. The numbers noted in parantheses indicate that multiple donations […]

  4. OneBeacon Announces 2014 College Scholarship Winners

    We’re excited to announce the winners of the 11th annual OneBeacon College Scholarship program! The OneBeacon Charitable Trust awarded $2,000 scholarships to 16 high school seniors – eight to children of OneBeacon employees and eight to children of our distribution partners. The program is managed by Scholarship Management Services®, a nonprofit scholarship program administrator. Recipients […]

  5. 2013 Trust Annual Report Live!

    Recently, we published the Trust’s 2013 annual report outlining the good work accomplished by many of you, as well as some of OneBeacon’s producer partners. The Charitable Trust Annual Report is posted on the Intranet’s community giving page (under Our Community), as well as on our community giving page on onebeacon.com. If you haven’t visited this […]

  6. OBGR Partners with Univ. of Colorado to Offer Annual Scholarship

    Our Government Risks group recently announced its new partnership with the University of Colorado at Denver’s Risk Management and Insurance (RMI) Program to offer an annual scholarship to students enrolled in the program. Each year, the University will award $2,000 in scholarship money funded by the OneBeacon Charitable Trust on behalf of OBGR. Students will […]

  7. 2014 OneBeacon College Scholarship Program: Applications Available!

    We’re excited to announce that for the eleventh consecutive year, OneBeacon will award $2,000 one-year scholarships to 16 rising college freshmen. Funded by the OneBeacon Charitable Trust, the program awards eight of these scholarships to children of our employees, and another eight to children of our producer partners. The scholarship application and 2014 program brochure are now available […]

  8. 2013 Scholarship Winners Announced!

    We’re excited to announce the recipients of this year’s college scholarships! OneBeacon has awarded sixteen $2,000 scholarships – eight to OneBeacon employees’ children and eight to the children of our distribution partners. Here is the list of this year’s winners: Scholarship Recipient Company                                    (parent’s employer) College Attending Savannah Ballew Tanner, Ballew & Maloof, Inc. Samford University; […]

  9. Scholarship Deadline Just 2 Weeks Away!

    Attention all OneBeacon employees: if you have a college-bound student at home, don’t forget to take advantage of our scholarship program! Participation is easy: simply download the online application and the 2013 program brochure for further details. Applications and a complete transcript must be submitted and postmarked no later than April 15, 2013 to this address: […]

  10. Have a high-school senior at home? Read on…

    Amazingly, this is the tenth year that the OneBeacon Charitable Trust has offered college scholarships to employees’ and producers’ sons and daughters. Looking back, we’ve helped 176 students begin their university studies, including all three of Ed Barber’s kids. With the opportunity for another sixteen winners this year, we’re fast approaching 200 OneBeacon scholars. If you’re […]