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Fresh Start Scholarship Foundation

The Fresh Start Scholarship Foundation, Inc., the charitable arm of Wilmington Women in Business, Inc., awards college scholarships to women returning to college based on need, academic record and potential for success. Eligibility: Candidates must: Be female Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident Be a resident of Delaware or be employed in Delaware for [...]

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AAUW, Wilmington, DE Branch

Formerly known as the American Association of University Women Deadline:  March 1, 2017 Eligibility: Open to women who are a U.S. citizen, a Delaware resident, and a high school  senior (or graduate) at a public, parochial, private high school, or home-schooled in New Castle County, Delaware.  All scholarship applicants must be enrolled in a baccalaureate or [...]

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X-traordinary Women “Colinthia Gosa” Scholarship

Eligibility: Applicant must be a female minority senior in good standing (both at the time of submission and the time of the award) at Dover High School or Howard High School of Technology. Must have completed and received full credit for a recognized course of study directly or indirectly associated with business studies (typing, shorthand, accounting, [...]

Society of Women Engineers Scholarship Program

Deadline: Various, check website for details. Eligibility:  Provides financial assistance to women admitted to an ABET accredited baccalaureate or graduate program in preparation for a career in engineering, engineering technology and computer science. Various scholarships with specific requirements. Award:  $1,000 to $10,000. Contact: Information available at website, societyofwomenengineers.swe.org scholarshipapplication@swe.org

National Coalition of 100 Black Women (NCBW), Delaware Chapter, Dr. Teresa D. Drummond Scholarship

Deadline: June 2017 Eligibility: Application will be available in March with specific requirements. Delaware resident. GPA with the exception of a non-traditional student application. Acceptance/enrollment in a technical, associate or undergraduate degree program. Award: Varies based on availability of scholarship funds. Contact: Application available at ncbwde.org NCBW, Delaware Chapter Community Services Building 100 W. 10th [...]

National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC), Chapter #96

Deadline: March 31, 2017 Eligibility: Must pursue a degree in a construction-related field. Can be enrolled full or part time. Must be a Delaware resident. Must be a female at least age 17. Recipients must maintain a 2.5 GPA. Award: $500 to $2,000. Contact: Application available at www.nawicde.org NAWIC Chapter 96 c/o Scholarship Committee P.O. [...]

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Amanda Haxton Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: December 2016, check website for details. Eligibility: Will be awarded to a high school graduate and Delaware Shore Field Hockey participant who plans to attend a four-year college or university or a medical training facility or program. Award: TBA. Contact: Application available online www.delawareshorefh.org Michael Eisenhour Executive Director Delaware Shore Field Hockey Inc. 34394 [...]

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Delaware State Federation of Women’s Clubs Scholarship Funds

Deadline: April 1, 2017 Eligibility: Student must have completed high school study at a Delaware school and exhibit strong academic record, leadership achievement and financial need. Award: Open Contact: Application available online at www.gfwcdelaware.org/Projects/Scholarships Cindy Angermeier GFWC DSFWC Women’s Clubs 860 Voshells Mill Star Hill Road Dover, DE 19901 cynspin@verizon.net

Alpha Tau State Chapter, Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, May B. Leasure Grant-in-Aid

Deadline: April 1, 2017 Eligibility: Applicant must be pursuing an undergraduate or postsecondary degree in education and must be a Delaware resident. Award: $500. Contact: Khara Bauer 46 Glade Circle East Rehoboth, DE 19971 kharaconlon@gmail.com

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Alpha Delta Kappa International Sorority for Women Educators Scholarship

Deadline: February 28, 2017 Eligibility: Graduating senior attending a Delaware high school who is planning a career in education. Must be a U.S. citizen and in the upper one-third of class. Award: $2,500 Contact information and applications: Mrs. Sally Fraticelli 2643 Drayton Drive. Heritage Park Wilmington, DE 19808 fraticelli3@comcast.net www.futureeducators.org