Northwood Woman's Club Scholarship

The Northwood Woman’s Club Scholarship provides multiple one-year scholarships of between $2,500 and $5,000 to female students. This scholarship may be used for tuition, books and fees to attend any accredited post-secondary educational institution, including 4-year colleges, junior college and vocational schools in the United States or its possessions. There are no limitations on field of study.

Eligibility & Selection Criteria:
Eligible applicants must be female graduating seniors, past high school graduates with a degree or GED equivalent or current college students looking to continue their studies. Applicants must reside in Dallas or Collin County, Texas and be United States citizens or documented legal residents of the United States. Graduating seniors, high school graduates and current college students must have a minimum GPA of 2.5. No current members or family members of current members of Northwood Woman’s Club are eligible to apply.

Selection criteria includes financial need, letters of recommendation, aspirations and life challenges as expressed in the essay response, school activities and/or community/extracurricular activities and demonstrated leadership potential.

Applicants are required to provide two letters of recommendation and complete an essay.

Award
multiple awards totaling up to $30,000
Deadline
03/01/2018
Supplemental Questions
  1. What is your current cumulative GPA?
  2. Please upload a copy of your most recent academic transcript (in PDF format only)
  3. Are you a current member or related to a current member of the Northwood Woman's Club?
  4. What life challenges have you faced and how have you overcome them? How will pursuing additional education aid you in achieving your goals? Please compose a 500-1000 word essay.