WSBPW Foundation Scholarship Instructions and Forms
Instructions to Apply
Instructions to scholarship applicants are listed below. Note that forms are updated at the beginning of the year.
- Type or print clearly in black or blue ink only.
- Complete 4-page application for each scholarship. Read and answer all questions completely.
- Completed application and all related material must be mailed in manila envelope with sufficient postage, postmarked by September 22, 2018 and received by the committee no later than September 28, 2018.
Mail complete signed application (4 pages) to:
WS Business and Professional Women’s Foundation
Attn: Scholarship Committee Rep. – B. Luddon
165 NW Alta Drive
Bremerton, WA 98310-2166
IMPORTANT: Incomplete or late applications will not be considered.
Remember to enclose:
…….Signed and dated application form
…….Signed essay (Career Objective-no less than 150 or more than 500 words) Word count: _____
…….IRS 1040 and/or any Public Assistance Documents (current)
.……Financial Aid and college expense estimates
…….3 current signed & dated letters of recommendation
…….Transcripts (copy acceptable)
…….Letter of Acceptance/Proof of enrollment
…….Name and address of local newspaper for media release
…….Active Duty Status or DD214 if applying for any military scholarship.
♦ Scholarship committee will review all applications. Selection of awardees will be made in accordance with requirements of the individual scholarship or grant. Scholarship committee reserves the right to reject any or all applications. Applications will be held confidential. No application materials will be returned.
♦ Scholarship committee, upon selection of recipient, will authorize the WSBPWF Treasurer to issue check to the educational institution for the dollar amount of the scholarship to be applied to tuition, fees, and/or supplies. Scholarship may be used any time during the academic year 2018-2019. If funds are not used during the 2018/2019 year, they shall be returned to WSBPW Foundation.
♦ Awardees will be notified by mail after reviews are completed. Please do not make inquiries before September 29, 2018. Awardees may be invited to attend a function of the BPW/WA Federation.
Scholarship recipients may be asked to submit a recent photo to the committee for publicity purposes.
Thank you for applying to a WSBPW Foundation Scholarship. To download detailed instructions and forms, click on the following link: