The St Paul Branch AAUW Scholarship Trust announces its scholarships for the 2015 academic year. All scholarships are based on financial need, academic excellence, school and/or community participation, a teacher recommendation and a personal statement. Eligible St Paul Zip Codes.
Four -Year College Scholarship for High School Girls: Scholarships will be awarded to high school senior women graduating from public and private schools in the St. Paul area. Applicants should be in the top 20% of their class and plan to attend an accredited four-year college or university. The amount of the scholarship is $4,000 and is renewable for three additional years providing the recipient remains a full-time student and maintains a B average. Applications are available online and are due March 12, 2015.
Returning Woman Scholarship: This scholarship is intended to help women that live in the St. Paul area and are at least 25 years old and whose undergraduate education has been interrupted, who has been accepted in a two-year or four-year degree program at an accredited college or university. The amount of the scholarships is $3,000 and will be awarded for one year. Applications are available online or by sending your name and address to St. Paul AAUW Scholarship Trust, 990 Summit Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55105. They are due by March 12, 2015.
For more information, visit http://jquist.aauwstpaul.org/scholarship/.
For a copy of the application, visit http://jquist.aauwstpaul.org/wp-content/uploads/2015-Returning-Woman-Application.pdf.