The College Scholarship Foundation has very well understood the women and their needs. Women is the backbone of the family who as compared to men spends more time taking care of house work, children and household members and also devote their time in career they are pursuing or the jobs they are undertaking. There are times when women cannot complete their education as priorities are more towards family front. For such women the College Scholarship Foundation provides financial assistance especially to those who deserve. Eligibility Requirements: Applicant must be a female candidate The candidate must be a US Citizen Must maintain 3.0 GPA Must be currently attending full time post-secondary education, graduate or undergraduate from an accredited institution Get More information regarding the scholarship at http://www.collegescholarships.org/our-scholarships/women.htm. Fill the given application form along with the academic score and essay on the given topic. The essay should be written in not more than 300 words on any of the given topic: How have your education plans affected your plans of starting a family? What trends do you foresee occurring for women in the workforce? Where do you see yourself in 10 years? The application amount is $ 1,000 and will be given [...]
Americans for UNFPA is a U.S based organization funded by private foundations, corporations and individual donors. The organization works to provide a better life to women worldwide. To take care of health and dignity always remains the foremost motto of the organization. Through its Award, the organization felicitates student who has shown a whole hearted contribution towards the cause of women. The Student Award for the Health & Dignity of Women is meant for a student who depicts a true commitment towards health and promotion of the rights of women. Eligibility: Desire to improve the ways that Government agencies, non-profit organization or educational institutions support the health and dignity of women. Involved in community service or extra-curricular activities which depicts the interest of the candidate in collaboration, activism, leadership or global change Must be a open minded, culturally sensitive and leadership qualities befitting to the mission of UNFPA For the year 2011, the application will be made available from September 2010. For application and other necessary details keep looking at the website: http://www.americansforunfpa.org/NetCommunity/Page.aspx?pid=498 which will have all the required and relevant information. The award amount is $ 1,000 and will be given to that candidate who fulfills all the criteria’s. [...]
The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) is a not-for-profit educational and services organization which works as torch bearers for aspiring women to plan and take up engineering as their career. Through their various scholarship programs they have provided financial assistance to many and helped in realizing their dreams. Eligibility Requirements: US Citizen or permanent resident of US Applicant must be women Must be incoming Freshmen Student Enrolled in a baccalaureate ABET/CSAB accredited engineering or computer science degree program or in a ABET approved school Applicant must be a full time student Minimum GPA 3.5/4.0 Refer to these links to get information about the application and other necessary details: http://societyofwomenengineers.swe.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=222&Itemid=229, & file:///C:/Users/Nishi/Desktop/login.asp.htm You have to fill the online scholarship and furnish the details about your grades through: Current transcript Acceptance letter from ABET accredited college, Two recommendation letters (1-from a known person but not a relative, 2-Teacher in a STEM-science, technology, engineering & mathematics) All the information must be submitted online on or before May 14, 2010 5 pm central time.