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Scholarship Details

Worthy Women’s Professional Studies Scholarship


  • Must be enrolled in a continuing education professional studies program
  • Applicant must be a permanent resident of the United States
  • Applicant must identify as a female and be over the age of 30

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All applications must be submitted by November 26, 2018.

How to Apply

  • Please select one of the three major topics and write an essay between 300 and 500 words:
    • Impact
      • Nelson Mandela once said: “Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world.” In what ways going back to school will empower you to make a positive impact in your community?
    • Achieve
      • Almost 47 percent of U.S. workers are women. Only one in five C-suite leaders is a woman. Has gender ever been an obstacle on the route to success for you? How did you handle this?
    • Thrive
      • “Life’s a bitch. You’ve got to go out and kick ass.” – Maya Angelou  What experiences in your life inspired you to choose your career field?
  • Complete the online application.

The application and submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Deadline: 11/26/2018

Amount: $1,000-2,500

Online Application Available

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