Travelers EDGE Builds Career Pipeline
Established in 2007, Travelers EDGE provides a unique, holistic approach to college and career readiness for underrepresented students. Through partnerships with colleges, universities, and community-based organizations, Travelers EDGE increases access to higher education and provides students with opportunities to excel. The program helps high school students prepare for post-secondary education, funneling a strong pipeline of future leaders to college and beyond. Once enrolled in college, Travelers EDGE scholars benefit from a broad range of services, including scholarships and financial support, career and business mentoring from employees, internships and job shadowing, and professional development workshops.
- Increase the number of underrepresented students attending college.
- Help underrepresented students graduate from college through scholarship support and academic advising.
- Build awareness of careers in insurance and financial services by providing a combination of professional development, internship and mentorship opportunities.
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