The Risk Management Society
Did you know The Risk and Insurance Management Society, Inc. (RIMS) offers annual memberships to educators and students at NO COST? Take a look at www.rims.org/membership/Pages/Educators.aspx to view the many member benefits including job postings.
RIMS is the preeminent organization dedicated to advancing the practice of risk management. Founded in 1950, RIMS brings networking, professional development, and educational opportunities to its membership of more than 10,000 risk management professionals who operate in more than 120 countries. Our not-for-profit organization represents more than 3,500 industrial, service, nonprofit, charitable, and government entities. For more information on RIMS, visit www.RIMS.org.
The San Diego RIMS Chapter is active in the local community. They were co-awarded the Chapter Excellence Award in 2011 for being the premier RIMS Group for achievements in the areas of Advancing the Risk Management Profession, Outstanding Chapter Programming, and Outstanding Member Services. www.sandiegorims.org/
Since 1980, Spencer Educational Foundation www.spencered.org/ has awarded more than $3.6 million in scholarships and $2 million in grants to students pursuing risk management and insurance degrees and to universities offering programs in risk management and insurance. Most recently, RIMS donated $300,000 to the Foundation for scholarships.