Monthly archive February, 2010
Since 1996 the League Foundation has been active in providing financial help to self-identified lesbian, gay , bisexual or transgender from 79 colleges who are graduating US high School Students. The League Foundation awards 5 students every year provided they fulfill the following conditions: Citizen of United States Currently enrolled in an accredited to college, university or vocation school in United States or Canada Official transcript showing a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or better using a 4.0 scale or equivalent Two written essays, topic mentioned in the application form At least two letters of recommendation from non-family members Detailed list of community involvement Acknowledgement form agreeing all the terms and conditions mentioning in the application form Application should reach the concerned authority by the deadline given in the application form. The deadline for the application is April 4, 2010.the complete application must reach the following address: Charles Eader, Executive Director LEAGUE Foundation Attn: 2008 Academic Scholarships One AT&T Way, Room 4B214J Bedminster, NJ 07921 The application form can be procured from this website- http://www.leaguefoundation.org/scholarships/apply.cfm

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The Popular American Poet Amy Lowell died in 1925 and left a will where she stated her Trustees to establish an annual scholarship for talented American poets. Those intended to achieve this scholarship must be willing to spend one year outside North America. The scholarship amount is $ 49,000 The applicant can be of any age and there is no requirement that they should be enrolled in a university or other education program. Though many past winners have been published poets but it isn’t a compulsion that the applicant has previously published their work. Requirements: Must be citizen of United States by birth or born outside US to a US Citizen Parent. The poetry sample you send should be not more than 40 typed pages or one printed volume. If you are giving the most recent work it should not exceed more that 20 typed pages. For application and other necessary details please visit: http://www.amylowell.org/ or can contact the Trustees: F. Davis Dassori, Esq. Choate, Hall & Stewart Two International Place Boston, Massachusetts 02110 E-mail: amylowell@choate.com Telephone No. Pearl Bell Manager, Trust Administration 617/248-5253 The deadline for Amy Lowell Traveling Poetry Scholarship is October 10, 2010. You have ample time [...]

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AARP Foundation believes in, “Where There Is Education, There’s Future” works in making woman 40+ self reliant and achieve financial independence. The scholarship fund is to render help to middle aged women in seeking new job skills, training, and educational opportunities to support themselves and their families. Eligibility Criteria: Women 40 and above (as of March 31, 2010) Demonstrating financial need Enrolled in technical program or accredited school within 6 months of scholarship award date. US citizen The scholarship amount is up to $ 5000 and the last date for sending application is March 31, 2010 midnight. For additional information regarding the scholarship program contact: AARP Foundation Women’s Scholarship Program c/o Scholarship Program Administrators, Inc. P.O. Box 23737 Nashville TN 37202-3737 Fax (615) 320-3151 Or just refer to website : http://aarpfoundationwlc.org/

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Categories: Scholarship For Women, Scholarships