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Every day, in many ways,

That is why The Actuarial Foundation partners with actuaries and others to equip the public with the tools it needs to make informed decisions and cultivate the next generation of problem solvers and leaders.

The Challenge

Researchers continually find that American students are not prepared to apply math in real-life situations, which puts them at a disadvantage when they become adults.


of students entering community college are unqualified to take college math classes.


In a recent international exam given to teenagers, the U.S. ranked 31st in math literacy out of 79 countries and economies.


 states require a personal finance course to graduate high school.


of adults do not use a budget.

Bridging the Gap

Since 1994, we've empowered students with free math education programs and resources, creating brighter futures for all.


Over 850 students participated in the Modeling the Future Challenge during the 2023-2024 season. 


55 students have received scholarships and are actively participating in the STEM Stars Actuarial Scholars Program. 


368 Math Motivators volunteers tutored 1,201 students virtually and in person during the 2023-2024 school year, for a total of over 4,100 hours.


1,506 students from 35 states entered in 2023-2024 for the Hardest Math Problem Contest.

Join Us on the All for Math

A campaign aimed at igniting a spark of passion in every student and nurturing a new wave of problem solvers, innovators, and leaders. This fall, we’re bringing together the entire actuarial community to help build the future of actuarial science and STEM.

Featured Programs and Resources

Math Motivators student studying

Free Math Tutoring

Math Motivators

Math Motivators is a volunteer-driven math tutoring program that offers free virtual and in-person math tutoring to underserved students in grades 5-12 who need and want tutoring but otherwise cannot afford it. Math Motivators primarily focuses on Algebra 1 and pre-Algebra, but can support any math subject, including AP Calculus. We also offer a free prep program for the math section of the SAT and ACT.

High School Math Competition

Modeling the Future Challenge

The Modeling the Future Challenge is a real-world, mathematical analysis competition for high school students culminating in a national Symposium and up to $60,000 in college scholarships, prizes and awards.

MTF students presenting

Scholarship Program

STEM Stars Actuarial Scholars Program

The STEM Stars Actuarial Scholars Program offers high school seniors a scholarship of $20,000 ($5,000 annually for four years). Along with financial support, it includes mentoring, tutoring, immersion experiences and exposure to internships and job shadowing opportunities.

The Actuarial Foundation is a Joint Effort

Since 2004, The Actuarial Foundation has received unwavering support from the U.S. actuarial organizations. Their trust and dedication to the Foundation’s mission are key elements to our continued growth and success as the philanthropy for actuaries in the United States.