Scholarships

American Association of University Women/ Winter Park-Orlando Branch


Deadline: March 01, 2017

In support of AAUW’s national mission of advancing educational and professional opportunities for women, the Orlando/Winter Park Branch of AAUW provides educational scholarships to women. Funding for scholarships comes from branch fund-raising activities, individual contributions of its members and a generous bequest from Ruth Riales. Although not college-educated, Ruth Riales valued education for women. In Read more…

Orange County Medical Society Alliance – Women’s and Gender Studies Endowed Scholarship Fund


Deadline: March 24, 2017

Selection Criteria: Apply using the form designated below Full-time UCF student (graduate or undergraduate) Student need to have at least one more year at UCF. Demonstrate academic achievement and hold a GPA of 3.0 Women’s Studies minor and/or demonstrated interest in women’s studies and women’s and gender issues. One faculty support letter Award: $500.00 – Read more…

Eleanor Roosevelt Women’s and Gender Studies Award


Deadline: March 24, 2017

Eligibility LEAD Scholar, Women’s Studies Minor, Certificate, and/or Interdisciplinary Women’s Studies Major Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior or Senior Nominated by faculty/adviser/self-nomination GPA of 3.20 or higher Award: $250.00 – One Award Given In both the applicant’s intent and letter of recommendation, candidates should demonstrate a strong commitment to at least one of the following areas: High Read more…

Martha Hitt STEM – Emerging Scholar Scholarship


Deadline: March 24, 2017

Eligibility Sophomore or Junior Nominated by faculty/adviser/self-nomination GPA of 3.20 or higher A major or minor in the STEM field Award: $250.00 – One Award Given In both the applicant’s intent and letter of recommendation, candidates should demonstrate a strong commitment to at least one of the following areas: Publication Membership in STEM Organization(s) Social Read more…

Honors Emerging – Women’s and Gender Studies Scholarship


Deadline: March 24, 2017

Eligibility Honor’s Student, Women’s Studies Minor, Certificate, and/or Interdisciplinary Women’s Studies Major Sophomore or Junior Nominated by faculty/adviser/self-nomination GPA of 3.20 or higher Award: $250.00 – One Award Given In both the applicant’s intent and letter of recommendation, candidates should demonstrate a strong commitment to at least one of the following areas: High Academic Achievements Read more…

Dorothy Height Outstanding Women’s and Gender Studies Graduate


Deadline: March 24, 2017

Eligibility Women’s Studies Minor, Certificate, and/or Interdisciplinary Women’s Studies Major Graduating in the current calendar year Nominated by faculty/adviser/self-nomination GPA of 3.00 or higher Award: $100.00 – Three Awards Given In both the applicant’s essay and letter of recommendation, candidates should demonstrate a strong commitment to at least one of the following areas: High Academic Read more…