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Scholarships For Women From Women

DEADLINE June 4th, 2021

If you are planning to improve your life or community by beginning, or returning, to a program of higher education but not immediately following your high school graduation, Amery Woman’s Club is looking to help. You are eligible if you can answer “yes” to the following questions:

      • Do you live or work in the Amery School District?
      • Are you in need of financial help?
      • Are you are a female?

Funds Available for:

        • Tuition
        • Books
        • Childcare
        • Transportation

2021 Federal Poverty Level Guidelines

Contact: Ruth Mugerauer at: ram@amerytel.net or call 715-268-8706 with any questions.

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Amery Woman's Club
PO Box 94 -Amery, WI 54001

Amery Woman's Club 2021 Scholarship for Non-Traditional Female Students

Mission: The General Federation of Women's Clubs is an international organization dedicated to community improvement by enhancing the lives of others through volunteer service.

One (1) $500.00 scholarship will be awarded to a woman beginning or returning to a program of higher education, but not immediately following her high school graduation. This scholarship is awarded based on need-social/physical/economic status

Criteria:

•Applicant is a female who has a high school diploma or GED/HSED.
•Applicant lives or works in the Amery School District.
•Applicant plans to attend (or is already attending) an accredited college, university, technical college, or other accredited post-secondary training to complete an undergraduate program. Documentation ofenrollment is required.
•Applicant may be a part-time or full-time student.
•Applicant must earn no more than 150% of the federal poverty guidelines by household size: (2020) ­{1) $19,320; {2) $26,130; {3) $32,940; (4) $39,750; {5) $46,560. (Source: https://aspe.hhs.gov/poverty-guldelines)
•Scholarship money may be used toward tuition, books, childcare, and transportation.

Your application MUST include the following:

1) Cover sheet (attached to the essay or letter in #2) with:

a. Your Name, Address, and Telephone Number
b. Name and Address of the educational institution you are attending or planning to attend.
c. Program you are/will be enrolled in.
d. Adjusted gross income for the previous year.

2) An essay or letter describing your need for the scholarship and how your education will improve your life and your community.

3) One letter of recommendation from anyone not related to you. This letter should verify your need and how serious you are about completing your educational goals.

Deadline for Submission - Postmarked by: June 4, 2021

Evaluation Criteria : All application criteria and application requirements must be submitted on time.

All materials must be mailed together to:
Amery Woman's Club Scholarship Application
P.O. Box 94 Amery, WI 54001
Contact: Ruth Mugerauer at: ram@amerytel.net or call 715-268-8706 with any questions.