Women Scholarships

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First 10 Women scholarships:
Career Advocates of Tulsa Foundation, Inc. Scholarships
 
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Jun 30
Open to women who are pursuing educational opportunities to improve their status. Particularly, working women and women returning to the work force. Career Advocates welcomes all applications.
Contact:
To apply, contact jillcrites@cox.net
Latinas Unidas Latina Women Scholarship
 
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
July 1
Must be of Hispanic origin. Available to women age 25 or older who reside in one of the following counties in New York: Monroe, Ontario, Livingston, Genesee, Yates, Orleans or Wayne. Must be high school graduate or GED recipient. Must have picture ID. Scholarship is to provide skills and training for career advancement and empower financial independence.
Contact:
For more information about the Latina Women Scholarship please contact: Daisy Rivera Algarin The Women's Foundation of Genesee Valley Latina Women Scholarship Fund 277 Alexander Street, Suite 407 Rochester, NY 14607 scholarship@LatinasUnidas.org
WISP Change Your World Scholarship
 
Amount:
Up to $3000
Awards:
Up to 50
Deadline:
July 1 for Fall, Dec 1 for Spring
In March 2007 Doris Buffett, president and founder, announced a new scholarship program for the sons and daughters of graduates of the Women's Independence Scholarship Program (WISP). 1. Academic Ability: Unweighted high school GPA > 3.0; we prefer SAT > 1500 or ACT > 21 or 3.0 cum college GPA 2. Financial Need: Verified need (submittal of FAFSA and tax returns) 3. Age Applicant is between the ages of 17 and 25 4. Affiliation: Applicant is child of a Sunshine Lady Foundation's Women's Independence Scholarship Program graduate.
Contact:
Women's Independence Scholarship Program, Inc. 4900 Randall Parkway Suite H Wilmington, NC 28403 Phone: 910-397-7742 Fax: 910-397-0023 E-mail: nancy@wispinc.org
Galactic Unite Bytheway Scholarship
 
Amount:
$7500
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
July 1
The Galactic Unite Bytheway Scholarship program will provide $7,500 scholarship to first-year female college student pursuing STEM degrees at any accredited four-year college or university in the United States. The award is renewable for four years. Candidates must be U.S. citizens. Minimum 2.5 GPA.
Contact:
For questions, contact William Dunham E-mail: william.dunham@uncf.org Website: www.uncf.org
Madhuri Vindhya Kumar Memorial Nursing Scholarship
 
Amount:
Unspecified
Awards:
Unspecified
Deadline:
July 8
Preference will be given to applicants who possess the following characteristics: * Students graduating from a public high school located in Ector County, Texas. * Women who have been admitted as first-year, first semester students in the Nursing Program of Odessa College, Odessa, Texas.
Contact:
Permian Basin Area Foundation 200 N. Loraine, Suite 500 Midland, Texas 79701 Phone: 432.617.3213 Fax: 432.617.0151 E-mail: gmccrary@pbaf.org Website: www.pbaf.org
Patsy Takemoto Mink Education Foundation
 
Amount:
$2000
Awards:
5
Deadline:
Jul 15
Applicant must be a woman, at least 17 years of age. Must be a mother, with minor children. Must be enrolled in a skills training, ESL, or GED program; or pursuing a technical/vocational degree, an associates degree, a first bachelors degree, or a professional/masters/doctoral degree. Must be enrolled in an accredited program during the academic year. Must be low-income (annual family income less than $17,500 for a family of 2; $22,000 for a family of 3; $26,500 for a family of 4).
Contact:
Patsy Takemoto Mink Foundation PO Box 769 Granby, MA 01033 www.patsyminkfoundation.org
Elisabeth E. Bascom Fellowship
 
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Jul 31
Open to Latin American women who work in the field of botany or are botanists at universities or other governmental or non-governmental scientific institutions in Mexico, Central America, and South America. Applicants must have an undergraduate degree from a university. The fields of investigation are limited to systematic botany, ecology, or conservation.
Contact:
Kathy Hurlbert, Coordinator Bascom Fellowship Program E-mail: Bascom.Fellowship@mobot.org Fax: (001) 314-577-9596 Website: www.mobot.org
Glamour Top Ten Women College Competition
 
Amount:
$3000 plus three-night stay in New York, includes round-trip airfare from major city nearest winner's home
Awards:
10
Deadline:
September 15
Open to women who are college juniors attending an accredited college or university in the U.S or Canada. Selection criteria is based on leadership experience, community and campus involvement, academic achievements and personal essay. Can complete application electronically or enter by mail. Must include black and white photograph, minimum two letters of recommendation, official transcripts and personal essay with application.
Contact:
Glamour's Top Ten Women College Competition 4 Times Square, 16th Floor New York, NY 10036 E-mail: TTCW@glamour.com Fax: 212-286-6922
Stout Risius Ross Inc. Women in Finance Scholarship
 
Amount:
$1000-$3000
Awards:
3
Deadline:
September 15
Applicant must be Female student. Junior standing as of 2015 (Class of 2017). Enrolled as a full-time student in a four-year university. Must be accepted into the university's Finance, Economics, or Accounting program as their chosen major. Minimum cumulative college GPA of 3.2.
Contact:
If you have any questions regarding the application process, please submit them via email to WomenInFinance@srr.com Website: www.srr.com
Association of Black Women Physicians Rebecca Lee Crumpler , M.D. Scholarship
 
Amount:
$1000-$5000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
September 25
Applicants must be in good academic standing at a Southern California medical or osteopathic school and/or be a permanent resident of Southern California in good academic standing at any accredited medical or osteopathic school. Proof of residency may be required.
Contact:
For More Information, contact: abwpcharitybenefit@gmail.com or (310) 321-8688 Website: www.blackwomenphysicians.org