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Scholarship Details

The Young Women’s Empowerment Scholarship


To be eligible for the Young Women’s Empowerment Scholarship, all applicants must be in excellent academic standing with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. They must also be currently enrolled in an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program within the United States.

The applicant must write a 1,000-word essay explaining how they have empowered young women in their family or community. That can include helping someone overcome discrimination, teaching someone a new skill or encouraging someone to reach their goals. Essays will be judged on writing quality as well as the specific experiences described.

Further Details:

An application for this scholarship should include:

  • An unofficial resume.
  • A current transcript and a contact number for your college or other educational institution to verify current enrollment.
  • A 1,000-word essay discussing how you have empowered young women in your family or community.

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Deadline: 01/31/2020

Amount: $1000

Online Application Available

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