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Business and Professional Women of Raleigh

Description
Business and Professional Women of Raleigh provide scholarships to students seeking to further their education, advance their careers or re-enter the workforce.

Eligibility
To be considered, a candidate must:
  • Be currently enrolled full or part-time at an accredited college or university as of the fall semester; or
  • Be attending an accredited community college, trade, or technical school as of the fall semester
  • Reside within the North Carolina counties of Wake, Durham, Orange, or Johnston (but can attend school outside the area)
  • Be in good academic standing (2.5 GPA or higher)

Amount
Two (2) educational scholarships are awarded, The Lois Frazier and Mary Fox Scholarships. Awards amounts are $2,000 each.

Application Procedure
Applications can be obtained by visiting: http://bpwraleigh.org/BPW_Educational_Scholarship

Completed applications include:
  • Scholarship name (Lois Frazier or Mary Fox)
  • Completed application form
  • Official transcript of scholastic record
  • Recommendation letter (personal or professional)
  • Responses to 2 of 4 essay questions

Completed applications must be emailed to scholarship@bpwraleigh.org.

Recipients will be notified by telephone and presented with the award at a dinner requiring mandatory attendance in Raleigh, NC. The banquet takes place in April of each year.

Other Information
  • Scholarships are not awarded to the same person in two consecutive years.
  • Current high school students are not eligible for these awards


Related Links
Business and Professional Women/Raleigh



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