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Amount:
Grand Prize: $3,000 Honorable Mentions (2): $1,000 and $500
Awards:
3
Deadline:
July 20th
Be accepted at, or enrolled in, a full-time degree program at a U.S. or Canadian school that MPOWER supports, and Be an international student allowed to legally study in the U.S. or Canada, as applicable: For study in the U.S., this means that the applicant meets one of these criteria: Has a valid visa that permits study in the U.S. Is protected under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). Is a U.S. permanent resident (Green Card holder). For study in Canada, this means the applicant meets one of these criteria: Is a Canadian permanent resident. Has a valid Canadian study permit.
Amount:
$1500
Awards:
1
Deadline:
July 24
The WISE Scholarship is open to female Washington residents pursuing education in a STEM field. Eligible applicants must meet the following criteria: Student must be a female Washington resident; Student must be pursuing a degree/career path in a STEM-related field* at an institution of higher learning; Applicant must submit one letter of recommendation with valid contact information; Student must complete application form and provide original essay answers. *Eligible STEM subjects include: Chemistry, Computer & Information Technology Science, Engineering, Life Sciences, Mathematical Sciences, Physics, Astronomy, Social Sciences, and STEM Education and Learning Research. For the full list of eligible majors click here. If you have any questions regarding your eligibility, please contact us for assistance. Click here to download the application and submit once complete.
Amount:
$5000
Awards:
5
Deadline:
August 1
In 2018, the Foundation will offer five Education Support Awards of up to $5000 each to assist low-income women with children who are pursuing education or training. Awardees will be selected based on 1) financial need; 2) personal circumstance; 3) educational path; 4) vocational or occupational goals; and 5) service or activist or civic goals. Education Support Awards are disbursed in two separate installments over the academic year (one each semseter), and may be used for direct school expenses or for living expenses while you are enrolled in an educational program. Awardees will be notified by phone or email in late October. Shortly after recipient notification, the list of awardees will be posted on this site. (Please note: The Foundation will contact awardees only. We are not able to contact each applicant about the status of her application.) Applicant Criteria: must be a woman, at least 17 years of age must be a mother, with minor children must be pursuing a vocational degree/certificate; or an associate's degree; or a first bachelor's degree; or a professional/master's/doctoral degree.. must be enrolled in a not-for-profit, accredited institution or program during the 2017-2018 academic year. must be low-income (annual family income less than $20,000 for a family of 2; less than $24,000 for a family of 3; less than $28,000 for a family of 4)
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
5
Deadline:
August 1
Women diagnosed with hemophilia or von Willebrand Disease. Must be a United States resident. Must have applied and been accepted to an accredited college, university or technical school in the United States on a full-time basis (12 credit hours or more). Minimum grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale during entire senior year of high school or current year of college or graduate school. Letter of medical Verification. Letter of Recommendation from an instructor, school administrator, employer, church leader, volunteer coordinator, or other professional person. Copy of most recent Transcripts. Copy of ACT or SATscores (incoming freshmen only). Proof of Admissionto the college/university/technical school (required for incoming freshman). Outline of Work Experience or resume. 300 to 400 word Essay. Employees and family members affiliated with BioMatrix and it's family of companies are not eligible to apply.
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
1
Deadline:
August 1
Beth DeBouvre has recently established the Beth DeBouvre Scholarship. The scholarship will help one (female) student lessen the burden of University tuition, and move toward establishing the successful career she deserves. Guidelines: The following eligibility requirements must be met to apply for the Beth DeBouvre Scholarship. Applicant must be currently enrolled or accepted at an accredited college or university. Applicant must be a Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior or graduate student currently enrolled at an accredited college or university. Applicant must submit a 700-850-word essay answering the following question: Are higher salaries better than other incentives for motivating workers?
Contact:
Submissions must be made via email, in the form of an attached WORD-DOC, and emailed to info@bethdebouvrescholarship.com. https://bethdebouvrescholarship.com
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
August 1st
In the 20 years Red Olive has been in business you can count on one hand how many female programmers have applied vs hundreds of males. Only 17% of computer science graduates are women which is troubling. Combine that with the fact that the United States is not producing near enough programmers to compete globally against China and India, and you have a problem in our industry. We clearly don't have all the answers here, however we can try to help in our own small way. The applicant must be a Female majoring in Stem Related Field (Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Statistics, etc.). Must be currently enrolled or planning a fully accredited university. To apply, submit an 800 word essay on How You Plan to Make the Future Better with Technology.
Contact:
SALT LAKE CITY, UT 801-658-0330 9800 S MONROE ST SUITE 803 SANDY, UT 84070 LAS VEGAS, NV 702-935-9885 6671 S. LAS VEGAS BLVD. SUITE 210 D LAS VEGAS, NV 89119 https://www.redolive.com/
Amount:
$2500
Awards:
2
Deadline:
August 1st
The Horror Writers Association (HWA) offers the Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley Scholarship to assist in the professional development of our members as horror writers. The scholarship is open to all applicants; membership in HWA is not a requirement. Applicants for the Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley Scholarship must be female or transgender female and submit work based on the horror genre. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Amount:
$500 Scholarship
Awards:
2
Deadline:
August 16
In 1919, the United States Congress passed legislation that would redefine our country forever an amendment to the Constitution giving women the right to vote. In August 1920, this legislation was ratified by the states and became the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. To honor this piece of history, the Network of enlightened Women (NeW) Essay Contest gives women the opportunity to reflect on and write about the importance of this right and this moment that changed America forever. The NeW Essay Contest is open to high school seniors and college students. Writers must be a high school senior or currently enrolled in an undergraduate institution in the United States at the time of entry. Deadline to submit essays is August 16, 2019 at 11:59pm EST. One high school student and one college student will win a $500 scholarship and potentially have the essay published. Entrants must be willing to have their essay published. To enter the Essay Contest, respond in 600-750 words to the following prompt. Essays should address one or more of the questions, but do not need to address all of them. This year, we begin celebrating the 100th anniversary of women gaining the right to vote in America. Women around the world still don't have some rights that we exercise regularly here in America. What woman do you think has made the biggest difference in the history of America? Why? What can women in America and around the world learn from her? How can American women help support other women around the world? Essay can be submitted here: https://www.tfaforms.com/4750979
Amount:
$2500
Awards:
1
Deadline:
August 30
The S.P.R.O.W.T. Scholarship is open to female California residents pursuing education at a California higher education institution who meet the following criteria: Student must be a female California resident intending to pursue education at a California college or university Student must be a nontraditional student as defined by the National Center for Education Statistics by meeting one or more of the criteria below: Delayed enrollment into higher education; Part-time college student; Works full time; Has dependents other than a spouse; Is a single parent; Does not have a high school diploma. Student must complete application form and provide original essay answers. Eligible students may pursue any vocational or degree path of their choosing. All application materials must be submitted by 5PM PDT on August 30, 2019.
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
August 31st
Scholarship applicants must be an active member of ANTSHE (http://www.myantshe.org/memberapplication), be at least 23 years old, and meet at least ONE of the following criteria as set forth by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES): -Is considered financially independent for purposes of determining eligibility for financial aid; -Is a parent -Is a single parent (either not married or married but separated and has dependents); or -A veteran from the military. -Be enrolled in a public two-year college, enrolled part-time or full-time degree program of study at an accredited college or university. -Minority student -Low-income -Employed part-time or full-time Visit http://www.myantshe.org/application for more information
Contact:
Visit www.myantshe.org/application for more information