MidShore Community Foundation - Career and Technology Scholarship
The Mid-Shore Community Foundation has announced new scholarship opportunities for the 2017/18 Academic Year. Thanks to generous donors, Career and Technology Scholarships are now available to students in Caroline, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne’s and Talbot Counties. Area students planning for career and technology fields are invited to apply. The application deadline is Feb. 14. For additional information contact the Mid-Shore Community Foundation, The Bullitt House, 102 East Dover Street, Easton, Maryland 21601, (410) 820-8175. https://www.mscf.org/scholarships/
APPLICATIONS ARE BEING ACCEPTED FOR CHESAPEAKE WOMEN’S NETWORK SCHOLARSHIPS- TALBOT COUNTY
The Chesapeake Women’s Network Talbot is accepting applications for their scholarship program for the 2017-2018 academic year. The mission of CWN Talbot is to foster personal enrichment and professional growth among women of the Mid-Shore region through an active network of collaboration, communication and support.
Each year, CWN Talbot provides financial assistance to qualified female applicants age 22 years and older in pursuit postsecondary education and training. Women from Talbot and surrounding counties are eligible to apply for the scholarship. The deadline for applying is April 30, 2017. Requirements and application are available at www.cwntalbot.squarespace.com
American Association of University Women-Easton Branch
2017 Mature Woman’s Grant Application
Eligibility: Women, ages 25 and over; residents of: Caroline, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne’s, or Talbot County; and accepted at an accredited educational institution. CONTACT the FINANCIAL AID OFFICE for the application. Dorchester Bldg Room 144 or email@example.com
Applications: Must be postmarked or e-mailed by June 5, 2017.
Submit applications to:
AAUW Grant Committee
28410 Pinehurst Circle
Easton, MD 21601
"Maryland Tourism Education Foundation Scholarship", a $1000.00 scholarship for students in hospitality & toursim. Please go to http://www.mdtef.org/documents/2017scholarform.pdf for the application. The deadline is March 31, 2017.
Please return your completed 2017 Scholarship Application to:
Maryland Tourism Education Foundation, Inc.
Attention: Scholarship Submittal
P.O. Box 128, Annapolis, MD 21404-0128
410.573.1300 o. 410.573.1305 f.
CHESAPEAKE WOMEN'S NETWORK - Queen Anne's County Scholarship
Go to www.cnwqac.org for the scholarship application
CWN firmly believes in helping women improve their situations and their financial futures through higher education. We seek to help those who are eligible. If you or someone you know could use some financial help in pursuing or furthering her education, please download this year’s application.
Deadline to apply is April 15, 2017.
Dorchester Chamber Foundation, Inc Jason T. Wise Scholarship for the 2017/2018 school year is open and ready for students to apply. This scholarship is for any high school senior or currently enrolled student who is a member of the Dorchester Chamber of Commerce, an employee of a member or has a parent or grandparent who is a member in good standing. Applicants must be 17 to 21 years of age and be committed to returning to Dorchester County after college graduation. The application will be available early December 2016 at www.dorchesterchamber.org.
2. Queen Anne's County High School Alumni Scholarship
Applicant must be a current member of the QACHS Alumni Association or a direct descendant or a legally adopted descendant (child, grandchild) of a member of the QACHS Alumni Association in good standing. (Scholarship is
Be officially accepted into an accredited program or certificate program at a US college or university.
Must carry a minimum of 3 credits per semester.
Demonstrate clear career plans.
Submit a complete scholarship application package.
DEADLINE APRIL 15th, 2017
See the Financial Aid Office for the complete scholarship application or
go online at http://www.qacps.org/domain/1572.
3. The Western Union Foundation Family Scholarship - Both a student and their parent born outside the United States can apply for this scholarship. . Two family members must submit one application jointly for the program, and they can request up to $5,000 in scholarship funds per family. The Family Scholarship Program is helping immigrant/migrant fathers and sons, mothers and daughters, and brothers and sisters move up the economic development ladder through education. For an application and information go online at firstname.lastname@example.org
4. LIVE YOUR DREAM SCHOLARSHIP - http://www.soroptimist.org/awards/live-your-dream-awards.html
Deadline: Applications are due each year by November 15. Award recipients will be notified between January and June. Not all applicants will be selected for awards. Applications can only be submitted to one club. Your application will be reviewed by a panel of judges, but all information will remain confidential and will not be shared without your prior permission.
Step 1: Determine if you are eligible
You are eligible if you are a woman who:
Provides the primary financial support for yourself and your dependents. Dependents can include children, spouse, partner, siblings and/or parents.
Has financial need.
Is enrolled in or has been accepted to a vocational/skills training program or an undergraduate degree program.
Is motivated to achieve your education and career goals.
Resides in one of Soroptimist International of the Americas’ member countries/territories (Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guam, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Northern Mariana Islands, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Taiwan, United States of America, Venezuela).
Has not previously been the recipient of a Soroptimist Women’s Opportunity or Live Your Dream Award.
Does not have a graduate degree.
Is not a Soroptimist member, an employee of Soroptimist International of the Americas or immediate family of either.
Has a Social Security number or Tax ID number. (This is required for tax purposes and is only necessary if you are a resident of the United States. You will not be asked to share this information unless you have been given an award.)