BPW/Raleigh Scholarship Program

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Amount
Awarded

$1,000

Awarded

Application Deadline

March 16

Monday
Awarded By:

Business and Professional Women/Raleigh

Number of Awards & Eligibility: One award offered annually.
In order to qualify, students must meet the following criteria:
  1. This award is for U.S. students.
  2. Must be a U.S. citizen.
  3. Must be currently enrolled at an accredited community college, college, university, or institute of higher education. Current high school students are not eligible.
  4. Must be enrolled full or part time.
  5. Must reside within the North Carolina counties of Wake, Durham, Orange, or Johnston (may attend school outside the area).
  6. Must be in good academic standing (2.5 grade point average or higher).

In order to qualify, students must meet the following criteria:

Description: This scholarship is open to U.S. undergraduate and graduate students who reside within the North Carolina counties of Wake, Durham, Orange, or Johnston (may attend school outside the area). Students must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher; male and female students may apply.

Application requirements for the BPW/Raleigh Scholarship Program are:

  • Application form
  • Official Transcript
  • Recommendation letter
  • Essays (2)
  • Interview (if requested)
Additional Information: Applicants may be either male or female. Applicants must have a career plan after completion of schooling. Scholarship applicants are evaluated based on application materials and demonstration of: a completed application; leadership; financial need and/or academic achievement; integrity; commitment to giving back (particularly to supporting other women). The BPW/Raleigh Scholarship Committee will screen all applications. A personal interview may be required. The winner will be notified via phone and presented the award at the BPW/Raleigh dinner meeting in Raleigh, NC in April. Networking begins at 5:30 p.m., followed by dinner and the award presentation. Attendance is requested.

Award Amount: $1,000 annually, non-renewable. BPW/Raleigh scholarships are not awarded to the same person in two consecutive years. All candidates must submit a completed scholarship application.  The total dollars awarded for this scholarship is $1,000.

Deadline Information:

Deadline for this scholarship is Monday, March 16

Deadline Information:

Deadline for this scholarship is Monday, March 16

The application deadline date has not yet been finalized for this year, but is expected to remain the same as last year. The deadline date shown here is tentative based on last year's date. Please check back in December for a refreshed application deadline date. Applications are available on the Business and Professional Women/Raleigh (BPW/Raleigh) website. In addition to a completed application, the student must submit the following materials: an official transcript of his/her scholastic record; a personal or professional recommendation letter; and answers to two of the four essay questions listed on the application. Each answer should be no longer than 150 words; answers must be typed and double-spaced. Application materials must be sent together via email to the address provided, and must be received by the deadline date.
Contact: Cyndi Lowdermilk
Address: P.O. Box 1851 Cary, North Carolina 27512-1851

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